Turkish Egg dish meal

Turkish Spinach and Eggs Recipe – Ispanakli Yumurta

Tired of the same old breakfast fare? This Turkish Spinach and Eggs recipe is the breakfast dish you didn't know you needed. We had this over the weekend and I am still amazed at how easy it was to put together. Not only that it has the most full flavor and robust...
Turkish Egg dish meal

Turkish Spinach and Eggs Recipe – Ispanakli Yumurta

Tired of the same old breakfast fare? This Turkish Spinach and Eggs recipe is the breakfast dish you didn't know you needed. We had this over the weekend and I am still amazed at how easy it was to put together. Not only that it has the most full flavor and robust...

ABOUT US

Maria & Jeremy

High school sweethearts and parents to five, we have renovated several homes together. Now our children, who are home educated, have joined in the fun of DIY and design.
We live near the shores of Lake Michigan where we share DIY projects, design inspiration, and family moments. We also have lots and lots of budget friendly tips for making life cozy.

Home can be beautiful when you let your creative side shine!

HOME DESIGN & DECOR

Primary Bedroom Makeover Part 2 – Bedding and Curtains

Sharing our primary bedroom makeover part 2 - bedding and curtains were added, along with a small detail I just love. This bedroom makeover has been in the works for pushing a year now. One of the things I like to make clear is that our house, home takes time. I don't...

FAMILY & LIFESTYLE

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One Skirt, Four Seasons: How to Style a Long Skirt Year Round

A fashion hack I use a lot is that I style a long skirt year round. This skirt is so versatile and the best fashion purchase! Let me show you why. One Skirt, Four Seasons: How to Style a Long Skirt Year Round If living in Michigan has taught me anything it's how to...

DIY, PROJECTS & RENOVATION

How To Decorate with Curtains for a Chic Cozy Look

Do you have a wall of windows? If so, read on and see how to decorate with curtains for a chic and cozy look. Our builder grade home has a huge bank of windows in our front room. I love these windows, but have never added curtains because we have two large trees...

GARDEN

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Memories of Gathering Wild Flower Bouquets

What did you like to do most as a child? I have wonderful memories of gathering wild flower bouquets. The country roads were my flower shop. Can you think of something you loved to do as a kid that you still do today? Memories of Gathering Wild Flower Bouquets I...

PRODUCTS

STYLE – FUNCTION – DELIGHT

MOMENTS

When Home is
Your Happy Place.

…..small thoughtful changes lead to beautiful and meaningful memories. Sharing them is our way of encouraging you to create your own, and a home you love.
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FIND YOUR INSPIRATION

A Pure Happy Home

Home Improvement

The feeling of accomplishment a DIY project brings is pretty hard to beat. Our kids have watched us learn new skills as we transform our home.

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Vintage Finds

Searching thrift stores and estate sales for unique and high quality pieces is a favorite pass time of ours. We’ve saved some of out best finds for you.

Plants & Gardening

Whether a terrace or rolling hills, our homes extend into the spaces around them. Finding ways to make nature part of the places we live brings healing and restoration.

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DIY

Let’s Get This Done!

Is there a project you’d love to try? Don’t know where to start? If you want to make your spaces cozy, functional and organized begin with basics. Get your notebook and supplies and let’s get this project done!

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