twinkle twinkle little nightstand (a makeover)

freckled laundry twinkle nightstand makeover

Happy Wednesday! I have a little some old and a little something new (and a little something twinkly) for you. The little something old: A wooden box that I found at an estate sale for $3. Apparently, the seller's late uncle traveled with the circus and kept his Lionel trains in these wooden boxes with foam padding inside. The little … [Read more...]

the sweetest vacation and a feature

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Hi, loves!  I'm back from our North & South Carolina vacation!  It was one our favorite vacations yet.  Just me and the littles cruising down the East Coast to see my sister, niece, nephew, grandparents, aunts, cousins, and a bunch of other NY to Carolina transplants.  I thought I'd share a bit of it with … [Read more...]

homebound, DIY repurposed shirt organizer & giveaway

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I might be away, but the eighth of Homebound Magazine is here!   I love this magazine...   ...and I love what Heather of Post Road Vintage recently wrote about the simple farmhouse beauty in each issue... "Here at Post Road Vintage we are passionate about sharing our love for farmhouse beauty and helping you to create the … [Read more...]

color splashed little girl’s room

Edyns Bedroom French Inspired Freckled Laundry

Happy Monday, loves! In 9 hours, I'll be road tripping with the little ones to visit my sis in North Carolina for 9 days, so before I completely unplug, I wanted to share some snapshots of projects that I've been cranking out for Edyn's room.  I know. I know. It's not my bedroom.   I decided to briefly press pause in there to … [Read more...]

change & FREE printable nautical photos

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I hope you're all having a lovely summer (or winter/autumn/spring wherever you are)!  July has been quite a month of change for me (with breathtaking surroundings sprinkled in). I have some free printable nautical & tattered aqua rowboat photos for you, but let's talk change for a minute.  Moving...  A couple of weeks … [Read more...]

{jute} burlap substitute

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Jute burlap. It's natural, beautiful, and rustic laundry. But, despite all of it's lovely qualities, it has a dark side... ...an itchy, scratchy, shedding, and sometimes horribly smelly dark side. {Hives just appeared while writing that.} Questions about burlap trickle through here from time to time. "What are your thoughts are on using … [Read more...]

white floor & bedroom plans

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Happy Monday (and first day of July), lovelies! I wanted to share some bedroom progress with you, but first, I just wanted to say thank you! for entering my giveaway with The Good Home Co. folks. The winner was notified on Monday. {Congrats, Heather S.!} We had such a great response to the giveaway and The Good Home Co. and I will be … [Read more...]

laundry & the loveliest giveaway!

freckled laundry lavender laundry soap dotted swiss

It's no breaking news that I love a little laundry around here. And, just as much as I love laundry, I love it when it smells fresh and lovely.   I also love the word love.   And love-ly.   And lavender laundry soap that smells like angels are near. And comes in darling glass apothecary bottles. And plastic … [Read more...]

bedroom paint progress!

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I hope you had a lovely weekend...and Father's Day! My weekend included a little baseball, a little yard sale-in', a little celebrating Dad, and a little painting. I love the progress so far and it's such a difference {already} from the before in my shameful prettiest ugliest room post. There's nothing a little white paint can't fix and … [Read more...]

my lucketts haul

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I thought I'd {finally} share a few of the things I brought home with me from the Luckett's market in Leesburg, VA a few weeks ago! While I didn't find any of the items on my original Luckett list aside from from a sign that I pre-ordered, I still found just enough to make me smile. Besides, things like "lavender shutters" aren't exactly a … [Read more...]