The Easiest Way to Touch Up Paint Ever

My Paint Saint ~ The Easiest Way to Touch Up Paint Ever ~ find out more at cupcakesandcrinoline.com

I received three My Paint Saint products to review.  All opinions regarding this product are my own and I liked it so much I couldn’t wait to tell you about it.  If this campaign is a success there is a possibility I may benefit financially. Have you ever seen a product and thought, “oh my goodness…that’s genius!”?  Well, I had that happen just recently.  Not only

Summer Living Porch and Patio Ideas

Summer Living Porch & Patio Ideas - Project Inspired Features

Summer Living :: 13 Porch & Patio Ideas DIY Faux Wood Floor by Rust and Ruffles Easy DIY Picnic Table by Kleinworth & Co. Summertime Alfresco Fiesta by Must Love Home Step Outside by While I Linger Furnishing a Small Deck by Create and Babble Small Porch Decorating Ideas by Worthing Court Stenciled Wooden Planter by Vintage Paint and More Make Citronella Candles by Marty’s

My Vintage Sunroom|bHome Summer Open House Tour

Bowl of lemons on a summer table cupcakesandcrinoline.com

  Welcome to my sunroom.  I don’t think I’ve ever shared this part of my home before but it is my favorite spot to just sit and ponder.  At the end of today’s post I’ll be linking to some other wonderful bloggers who are sharing their summer spaces with you as well as part of the bHome Home Tour Summer Open House and…there’s also a giveaway

Rustic Americana Front Door Decor ~ The Ultimate Red White and Blue Round Up

Rustic Americana Door Decor

Hello everyone! Do you love Independence Day as much as I do? It’s one of my favorite holidays and this year, like last (yay), I’m part of the ULTIMATE Red White and Blue Roundup {Abbey from The Cards We Drew puts this hop all together…thanks Abbey!) and it’s a great resource for ideas galore including crafts, decor, recipes and more! This years roundup is below

Welcome Home Summer ~ Welcoming Front Porch Decor

Front porch decor ~ lantern with candle on a vintage soda pop box with an old wooden church from cupcakesandcrinoline.com

It’s time for the Welcome Home Summer Tour with Balsam Hill!  * I received products from Balsam Hill but all opinions are my own, as always!    I really am excited to have you here today and I’m excited to be a part of the Balsam Hill Welcome Home Summer Tour {did you see the sneak peak video Max and I shared last week?}.  

Welcome Home Summer ~ A Sneak Peak of My Front Porch Decor

Urn, Lantern and Battery Operated Candle with Remote Control from Balsam Hill ~ Front Porch Decor Sneak Peak at cupcakesandcrinoline.com

My front porch has been feeling a lack of love (as has most of the rest of my house) the last few years.  This year, though, we’re sprucing things up.   I’ve stripped the porch of it’s previous paint (I’ll have another post with all the before and after pics and info as to what I used) and gave it a new color ~ what

Summer Patio Inspiration and Ideas

Summer patio ideas and inspiration from cupcakesandcrinoline.com

This time of year my thoughts always turn to the outside.  Living where I do we have a short (by my standards) window of time to enjoy the outdoors and my goal is to make the most of that time.   I shared part of my front yard makeover the other day but we still have a lot to do, including making sense of our

The Secret to Creating a Cozy and Charming Outdoor Space

The Secret to Creating a Cozy and Charming Outdoor Space ~ vintage wooden chairs, flower box, french lilacs, rustic wooden box ~ cupcakesandcrinoline.com

Create a Cozy and Charming Outdoor Space Blog Hop, Link Party and $300.00 Cash Giveaway!  A few years ago my husband and I bought some wooden chairs from a woman who was selling her home….I think we may have paid $20.00 for the set and at the time I just assumed we would put them in the back yard which at first we did but

Queen Bee Basket

Queen Bee Basket ~ Ballard Designs Knockoff cupcakesandcrinoline.com

I love bees! There is something about them that I’ve always liked not only in nature but in decor.  I’ve implemented ‘bee design’ in some of my decor over the years ~ like this Honeycomb Pitcher ~ and it’s always been a favorite in my sun room.   Some blogger friends are always inspiring me with their “Knock Off” posts and this time I joined