A Review of the Magnolia Table Cookbook

It is pretty much impossible to watch HGTV, use Pinterest, or stroll through Target without hearing the names Chip and Joanna Gaines. Their show Fixer Upper has taken the home design world by storm and they aren’t stopping there. With their own store, restaurant, bakery, magazine and several book deals, they don’t seem to be slowing down any time soon. One of their latest ventures was the release of their very ...

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Quick and Easy Summer Dinner Recipes

I don’t know what it is about summer, whether it’s the sun, the nice weather, or the fact that school is out, but it seems like the calendar fills up quicker than any other time of year. With a packed schedule, figuring out something for dinner can seem like a real burden. You can do fast food, but you don’t want that every night. When your evenings are full, and ...

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Renovate Your Home

6 Tips to Help You Start Your Home Improvement Projects Now

Rome wasn’t built in a day, and neither will your bathroom remodel! Although the spring season often comes to mind when you think of home improvements, early winter is the best time to get started. Spring is typically the busiest time of year for most contractors because home owners wait for their tax returns and warmer weather to take the plunge. Starting mid-March through June, the costs of materials go up ...

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Winter Home

How to Winterize Your Home

If you are a snowbird that flees to sunnier skies before the first snowflakes hit the ground, then listen up! Winterizing your primary home before heading to 75° weather is a must to prevent any sort of issues that may arise while you’re gone. The last thing you’ll want to do when you get home is to deal with a broken pipeline and a destroyed home. Leaving your home for months ...

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Crock-pot Thanksgiving Recipes

Most people can agree that Thanksgiving Day is a glorious time of fun, family, and, most importantly, food. But if you are the one preparing all that food, you might have other thoughts. In fact, you might be having visions of waking up in the early morning to begin defrosting and cooking, only to have your vision turn into a nightmare when you realize you are going to be left ...

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Poly Lumber Rocking Chairs

Perfect Your Patio With These Poly Lumber Rocker Styles

It’s been a long day. You’re ready to settle into your favorite spot on your porch with a chilled iced tea, anxious to feel the warm breeze flutter the pages of your latest read. Frogs and crickets come together to make a subtle harmony that is the soundtrack to your evening. The world seems still from your porch, all except for the gentle movement of your rocking chair. These will be ...

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Ways to Step Up Your Outdoor Entertaining Area

When the weather warms and you want to move your parties outdoors, having an area that you are proud of is essential. Not only is a well-designed outdoor area crucial for entertaining, but it can ultimately increase the value of your home. There are a few things you can do to make your backyard the go-to space for outdoor entertaining. Whether the changes are big or small, anyone can have ...

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Which Adirondack Furniture Speaks to Your Design Style?

Everyone has experienced one of those days. You started your morning by spilling coffee all over your white shirt and had to try and subtly hide the stain from your coworkers or risk being teased incessantly. Then your boss decides to completely scrap that big project you’ve been working on. Once you do make it out of the office you hit traffic on the way home and you’re frustrated all ...

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Holiday Hostess Gifts

10 Hostess Gifts for Your Upcoming Holiday Party

It’s that time of the year where your social calendar is all booked up. We try to squeeze as many cookie exchanges, office parties, and holiday get-togethers as we can until the end of December. With all these wonderful events going on, you don’t want to show up empty-handed and appear to be an ungracious party-goer. Here are 10 gifts for this holiday season that your hostesses will be over ...

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