Goose Creek Candle Company (closed)


I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again… I am a huge advocate for burning candles in your home! I know a lot of people love these plug in things that give off fragrance, but it’s just not the same to me. There’s something about having a candle lit in your home that says […]

Concrete Floors: Don’t Cry Over Spilt Paint


Before we moved into our house last year we hired a company to come in and rip up the nasty white circa 1980’s porcelain tile that was all over our house. It was a HUGE and very messy job, so it was good to get it done before we moved everything in. We looked at […]

Molding, How I Love Thee… Guest Bathroom Progress


I’m going to give you a small glimpse of our bathroom makeover today. This bathroom is seriously going to be the death of me. After one two three different paint colors up on the wall, and two bathroom vanity let downs through Craigslist I was almost ready to throw in the towel, but we are […]

A Little Bit Of Life…


I thought about whether or not I should post something about today considering my blog is mainly made up of recipes and home decor, but it is my blog, and the title is “First Home Love Life.” This is one of those “life” posts, so if you aren’t interested in hearing me rant and rave […]

AstroBrights Paper Sweepstakes!


This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Astrobrights Papers by Neenah Paper for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine.  Have you heard of AstroBrights Paper? I didn’t until recently, but I’m so glad I found them! AstroBrights Paper comes in 23 vibrant and exciting colors… on Astrobrights on Facebook! You can enter to […]

Features and What’s Cooking Wednesday #12


With school fast approaching I haven’t had too much time to do anything other then run around town buying supplies and school clothes. August is kind of a hard month for me to blog anyway because all I want to do is whip out my Fall decorations. I am soooooo over the 100 degree heat! I […]

A Place For My Paint


We moved over a year ago, and to this day most of my art supplies are in a big box in the garage. We have an office in this house that I hope someday will house a craft area as well, but for now It’s just a plain white walled room with the bare essentials […]