Free Printables for May

Free  printables for May that will help organize your month, tackle some must-do chores, and stay inspired.





Beautiful printables to download for free each month - calendar, monthly to do list, and inspirational quote. #freeprintable #printables #printablecalendar #inspirationalquote



As we enter into the month of May tomorrow, the time has come to really start digging into those outdoor chores so that they can be done and out of the way, leaving plenty of time to fully enjoy the summer months that lie ahead.  It feels so good to get the flower beds weeded, porches repaired, and windows cleaned.

Everything You Need to Know to Mix and Match Throw Pillows

Mix and match different throw pillows for your home with the confidence of a  professional using these five easy to follow tips.






The basics of mixing and matching pillows for your sofa or bed #throwpillows #howtodecorate #decorate #pillows #andersonandgrant



Throw pillows can complete the look of your home, just like the right pair of shoes can make or break an outfit.   They are one of the last accessories to be added, but can set the tone for the entire style of a room.  Because there are many options to choose from at a wide range of prices, adding pillows to your sofa or bed is the easiest and most cost effective way to completely change the feel of the space.  They provide a pop of color, texture, and pattern and can be restyled often to easily refresh your decor.

20 Classic Dark Blue Area Rugs for Any Budget

If you are searching for a dark blue area rug for your home, consider your shopping done for you with these twenty classic rug choices available online.









When designing any space, large furniture like sofas and dining tables are considered investment pieces.  They are the items that you pay a lot of money for with the hope they will last for quite some time both in condition and style.  


But something else to buy that can be just as pricey (and many time more so) are the area rugs.   They add color, texture, pattern, and style to the room and can be the foundation to an entire design.  Oftentimes a single rug can influence the paint, fabric and furniture choices in a space.

Pudding Chocolate Chip Cookies | How to Make Perfect Cookies

Basic chocolate chip cookies get a unique flavor twist with the addition of a box of JELLO vanilla pudding in the ingredients.






Get a recipe for the most flavorful chocolate chip cookies with a special ingredient + tips for getting perfect cookies every time. #recipe #cookies #chocolatechipcookies #andersonandgrant



There are certain recipes for all of us that surely bring up memories and pull us back to a different time.  Certain flavors, smells, or tastes can transport us to times like when we tasted our first homemade lemonade at a county fair, savored a piece of tiramisu at a favorite Italian restaurant, or in my case, sat down to enjoy chocolate chip cookies fresh from the oven with my grandma.

Fixer Upper DIY Projects for Your Home

A collection of easy DIY projects for the home inspired by Joanna Gaines and the show "Fixer Upper."






It is safe to say that "Fixer Upper" has had an immeasurable impact on many aspects of life.  Aside from just being a fun show to watch, Joanna has inspired so many bloggers, homeowners, and creatives in regards to decorating and DIY projects.  Just think of how popular the terms shiplap and farmhouse have become in the last few years.


As tomorrow will regrettably bring about the end to this amazing show, I decided to take a look back through my own posts that have been created with a "Fixer Upper" style in mind.  It was shocking to start going through countless projects and see just how many things I've made over the years with her signature farmhouse vibe.  I narrowed it down to thirteen, but there were still many more that could have been included.

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