Blog Posts - In The Home



Cozy and Warm Christmas Bedroom

Thanks to Bed Bath & Beyond, I gave my master bedroom a Cozy and Warm Christmas Bedroom makeover, complete with new bedding and pillows!  See how you can create your own cozy room! – – – – – – It’s no s...
by A Pretty Life in the Suburbs on Dec 13, 2016

Merry and Bright Christmas Home Tour

Welcome to my Merry and Bright Christmas Home Tour, I’m so happy to have you here!  My home tour is 1 of 29 Canadian Holiday Home Tours hosted by the lovely Christina of The DIY Mommy!  29 homes…isn’t that amazing?!  I hope you c...
by A Pretty Life in the Suburbs on Dec 8, 2016

5 Minute Christmas Mason Jar Candles

These 5 Minute Christmas Mason Jar Candles are a simple and quick DIY!  They’re perfect for a Christmas table setting! – – – – – – – I really love projects that are simple to make, require really no t...
by A Pretty Life in the Suburbs on Dec 5, 2016

What I’m learning about art in my home

Life is too short to have empty walls.  True story.  Here’s what I’m learning about art in my home. – – – – – – – For years I didn’t hang much of anything on the walls in my home.  I left...
by A Pretty Life in the Suburbs on Aug 21, 2016

Vintage Tin Dollhouse Repurposed Into Birdhouse

This is either a post about a vintage tin dollhouse, 1960’s Marx variety.  Or a super cool birdhouse.  Or both. But let’s start at the beginning . . . That green ladder is the one I showed you back in March in my Wooden Ladders As Garde...
by House of Hawthornes on Jul 27, 2016

Easy DIY Patio Lights

String patio lights around your deck or patio space to make a magical nighttime garden retreat! – – – – – – For as long as I can remember I have wanted to string patio lights around my deck but just never got arou...
by A Pretty Life in the Suburbs on Jun 29, 2016

Summer Master Bedroom Refresh

Refresh your master bedroom for summer with simple and easy changes like new bedding, fresh flowers and cheery art! – – – – – – – I am a big fan of changing up the decor in my home with each season.  I lov...
by A Pretty Life in the Suburbs on Jun 28, 2016

Vintage Kitchen Goodness

I was able to get out to some sales last weekend, so I thought I’d show you what caught my eye. Did you know this was a nut grinder?  I did not when I bought it, but the good people on Facebook identified it for me. I really bought it because...
by House of Hawthornes on Apr 26, 2016

Top 5 Things To Look For At Yard Sales This Year

Not that the weather here in Ohio has been cooperating, but yard sale season is starting to heat up and I’ve compiled my list of things we need to find at yard sales this summer that we can also use to decorate our houses. Because yard sales a...
by House of Hawthornes on Apr 12, 2016

7 Quick Monthly Cleaning Tips!

Every month I have a few cleaning jobs that I tackle to keep my home clean!  Because these are things that often get overlooked, having a schedule to get them done makes my overall home cleaning a lot easier.  There’s really no need to clean...
by A Pretty Life in the Suburbs on Apr 6, 2016

Savvy Solutions to Get a High-End Look for Less

Back from the Hudson Valley Home Show sharing my designer tips + tricks + solutions to get a high-end look for less in the home. The post Savvy Solutions to Get a High-End Look for Less appeared first on Jenna Burger.
by SAS Interiors on Apr 4, 2016

Sunny and Cheerful Office Space

I worked with Minted to give my office a simple and gorgeous face lift! – – – – – – One of my favourite and most used rooms in our home is the office.  This space went under a paint transformation a couple of...
by A Pretty Life in the Suburbs on Mar 22, 2016

An Easter Table Setting in Green and White

Setting a beautiful table for Easter doesn’t have to be complicated!  Here’s a simple Green & White table setting idea! – – – – – – – With Easter just around the corner it’s time to start thinking about your brunch a...
by A Pretty Life in the Suburbs on Mar 15, 2016

An Easter Table Setting in Robin’s Egg Blue

Setting a beautiful table for Easter doesn’t have to be complicated!  Here is an idea for a pretty Robin’s Egg Blue Easter table! – – – – – – – I’m getting so excited for Easter now that it...
by A Pretty Life in the Suburbs on Mar 7, 2016

An Easter Table Setting in Pink and Yellow

Setting a beautiful table for Easter doesn’t have to be complicated!  Here is a simple and cheery pink & yellow table to get you inspired! – – – – – – – I really love Easter.  Everything about it feels fresh and springy which...
by A Pretty Life in the Suburbs on Mar 4, 2016

String Art Tips and Tricks

DIY String Art Projects are fun and easy to make!  Here are some tips and tricks to get you started! – – – – – – – I have a new love and it’s called string art.  Have you seen string art before?  I&#...
by A Pretty Life in the Suburbs on Feb 1, 2016

IS YOUR HOME MAKING YOU SICK?

You may have been following the current news story in Flint, Michigan regarding the high levels of lead found in their drinking water. That such a thing could happen in this country is appalling. That it could occur at all and then continue for so ma...
by Nancy Meadows Designs on Jan 15, 2016

IS YOUR HOME MAKING YOU SICK? [PHOTOS]

You may have been following the current news story in Flint, Michigan regarding the high levels of lead found in their drinking water. That such a thing could happen in this country is appalling. That it could occur at all […] The post IS YOUR...
by Nancy Meadows Designs on Jan 15, 2016

Winter Yarn Wreath

Embrace the cold and wintery months with a simple and seasonal Winter Yarn Wreath for your front door! – – – – – – I thought it was time that I wrote a post…I’m moving a little slow over here this month...
by A Pretty Life in the Suburbs on Jan 11, 2016

Church in the Home

THE FATHER AS PRIEST IN PATRIARCHAL TIMES     In the days of the early patriarchs, the father was the priest for the whole family, and this honor and responsibility of exercising the priesthood usually was bestowed upon the first-born...
by Sow Good Seed on Jan 9, 2016


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