Pretty Pansies

Pretty Pansies

If you came over our house, you’d see pretty pansies in pinks and purples along with some pussy willows on our brick steps. They are so very pretty and warm my heart each time I look at them. They were planted the first warm day of spring and then we got some snow…I’m happy to […]

Eco Friendly Decorating

Eco Friendly Decorating

Oooooh, just wait until you see what I have to share with you today! I’m in love with this aqua blue vase.  In love!!!! You all know I love blue.  It is my favorite color – my car is blue, my shutters are blue and, as you know, many pieces of furniture and accents in my home […]

Silver Pennies Sundays Link Party and Features (64)

Silver Pennies Sundays Link Party and Features (64)

Happy Easter!  Wishing you all a very lovely and blessed day with family and friends .  We are going to do a little Easter Egg Hunt here and our friends from England are visiting.  My parents will also be joining us for a festive ham dinner. It is Sunday and you know what that means […]
Living Room Progress

Living Room Progress

Well, they say Rome wasn’t built in a day… I guess the same can be said for our living room. We have made some progress since I shared our inspiration and plan in January.  Here was the plan: We’ve been busy…We painted the walls in Mascarpone White by Benjamin Moore and removed the mirror (which was […]

Skunks and Sanding Floors

Skunks and Sanding Floors

We sanded our floor over the weekend because of a skunk! A skunk?  Yes, you heard that right.  While getting ready for the Duxbury Show, Poppy, our lovely dog, got sprayed in the face by a skunk!  It was around 7pm at night and it was the most horrible, gut wrenching, a million times worse […]

Chalk Paint Eggs

Chalk Paint Eggs

Getting ready for guests this Easter or maybe you’re just starting to decorate for spring?!?  If so, then I think you’re gonna love these eggs Conor and I made the other day. Kids love to be a part of whatever you’re doing.  When I told Conor we were going to make Chalk Paint® eggs for […]

Silver Pennies Sundays Link Party & Features (63)

Silver Pennies Sundays Link Party & Features (63)

Happy Sunday! I’m happy to report Spring has finally sprung!  It has been a very busy week over here!  We sanded the floors in the sunroom and will share all our plans for that room soon!  Today we’re going on an Easter Egg Hunt and taking a road trip to Rhode Island for my friend […]
Meal Planning with Debra Smouse & a Giveaway

Meal Planning with Debra Smouse & a Giveaway

I’m so delighted you stopped by today.  My good friend and life coach extraordinaire, Debra Smouse, is here to discuss with us meal planning! You may remember she stopped by Finding Silver Pennies in November and shared her wonderful clutter busting tips.  I was talking to Debra about the food struggles we’re going through in […]

7 Tips for Selling Your House Quickly

7 Tips for Selling Your House Quickly

Or shall we call this how to sell your house in 3 weeks!  That is how quick we sold our first home last year.  Within three weeks of listing we had an accepted offer and completed the home inspection with a signed P & S.  Today, I’m going to share 7 tips for selling your […]

Nautical Desk (Before & After)

Nautical Desk (Before & After)

Who’s in the mood for some beach fun?!?  ME! Does my Sailors Knot Desk have you dreaming about the sea faring life?!?  Well, this desk wasn’t always so sweet and dreamy.  When I found it, it was looking quite sad.  Here is the before: The top was severely damaged: Here’s a close up of the […]