Farmhouse Succotash Recipe

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Every Memorial Day Weekend, my Daddy's side has a huge Family Reunion. Aunt, Uncles, Cousins, Nephews, and People You've Never Seen In Your Life. Like most Family Reunions in the South, it's all about the food. Let's face it - it may be called a "Family Reunion" but it should be called the "Gathering of People Where You Eat … [Read more...]

How to Paint a Couch

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My sweet friend, Dawn, with Creative Cain Cabin  is back to share another fabulous Design Post with us.  I think I still have my mouth wide open in a bit of disbelief. You will not believe how amazing this project turned out. How To Paint a {Flea Market} Couch   Look at the treasure I found while shopping with … [Read more...]

Enter to Win a $450 CASH Giveaway!

Two Gals Giveaways / $450 CASH Giveaway / At The Everyday Home Blog /

It's almost Summer. School is away weeks from being out. The kids will be BORED! The flower market is full of fabulous and beautiful flowers just calling for you to bring them home and plant them. There are hundreds of cute outfits and Summer sandals just waiting for you to buy them. What does all of this have to do with each … [Read more...]

IKEA Farmhouse Sink

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Last year, I finally had all I could take. Of our copper Farmhouse Sink, that is. Although it had given us many years of good use, it was becoming increasingly harder to keep clean. And although I am far from an OCD housekeeper - (boy, do I wish I were - lol) ... I just longed for something pretty and white and well - a sink that looked … [Read more...]

Succulent Containers

Fried Chicken , Sweet Tea and Succulents  There are certain things we Southerners consider staples in our lives. Fried Chicken cooked in an iron skillet; perfectly sweetened tea with a hint of fresh lemon - … and succulents. Yep, you read that right.   We have planted succulents, even before succulents were cool. … [Read more...]

DIY Placemat Pillows

Easy DIY Placemat Pillows / by Mom Home Guide / at The Everyday Home /

  Happy Middle of the Week, My Everyday Friends! It feels like Summer has officially arrived here in Eastern NC - if the humidity levels are any indication. I didn't know I had as many sweat glands as I do.  :-D So, it's a good time for me to stay inside in the cooler air and work on a few DIY projects. For example, … [Read more...]

No-Sew Monogrammed Burlap Totes

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Happy Mother's Day to all of my Fabulous, Everyday Friends. I hope you had a blessed and love-filled day. I am so happy that the May No-Sew Showcase falls on Mother's Day because I made a charming tote for my Daughter-in-Law, and even made a smaller matching one for my granddaughter, too.   No-Sew Monogrammed Burlap … [Read more...]

Before and After: A Flip House Tour

Before and After: A Flip House Tour / The Everyday Home /

I am on the hunt for our next flip house  and I'm chomping at the bit to get going again. It's in my blood, and when I am in the middle of a flip, I feel like I am completely in my own element.  I have found one possible home.  It's unlike any Flip House we have ever tackled before.  I will share those pics with … [Read more...]

10-Ways to Creating a Pretty Lawn

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I have always been that gal who rode by, and was envious of,  that "Yard of the Month" house. Meticulous grass, perfectly trimmed shrubbery, beautifully flowering plants. Over 10 years ago when we bought our retirement home with 5 acres, I thought I would be in Gardening Heaven.   What we soon discovered is that we were in … [Read more...]

25 Ways to Use Succulents

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Years ago, when I was a little girl - (ok, many years ago) :-D - my Mama and I potted several plants. She explained to me they were called Hens and Chicks. I had no idea these plants were in the Succulent family. All I knew was those cute little Mama and Baby plants were dear to my heart because my Mama pointed to our … [Read more...]

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