14 Freezer meal ideas

14 Delicious Freezer Meals, Appetizers and Desserts

Preparing freezer meals and freezing leftovers is the name of the game in my busy house! I love to cook up batches of chili, lasagna, pasta sauce, soup and casseroles in advance to freeze later in my upright freezer!! And of course it's always a bonus if there are leftovers to freeze! Today I'm sharing 14 of my favorite recipes for freezer meals, appetizers and desserts that can be made … [Read More...]

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New Adventure: Decorating Guides and Collections

Hello everyone! I hope you enjoyed my Spring Home Tour earlier this week!! Whew - it's been a busy week! Aside from finishing up last minute whirlwind decorating and photographing for the home tour, painting my fireplace surround and some trim work in our home (post on that coming soon!) I've also been busy writing  about new decorating ideas and tips over on eBay!   … [Read More...]

Come see my Spring Home tour! Welcome and come have a peek at my home all decked out for Spring - you don't want to miss this!

Spring Home Tour

Happy Spring everyone! I've been excitedly waiting for today to arrive....I'm sharing my Spring Home Tour with you and showing you all the ways I love to decorate for the season!  I've been busy the past two weeks decorating my home with Spring color, greenery and Spring motifs! I hope you'll find some decorating inspiration here and new ideas to add to your home too!  … [Read More...]

Spring mantel decorating ideas and projects. www.settingforfour.com

Spring Mantel Ideas – Decor and Projects

I'm so excited that Spring is just around the corner! Wow - what a long winter it's been! The past few weeks I've been busy decorating my home for Spring. Last week I shared my Spring mantel with you and today I’ve teamed up with some Wayfair Homemakers to show you their Spring Mantel decorating ideas...so you'll have lots of inspiration to decorate your home this … [Read More...]

What gorgeous and stylish Spring Mantels! 13 Inspiring and easy Spring mantel decorating ideas. www.settingforfour.com

13 Stylish Spring Mantel Decorating Ideas

If you're like me the first place you decorate for Spring is your mantel! Last week a few of my bloggy friends and I decorated ours, let's see all of our different decorating ideas - with a nod to Spring color and greenery! I hope you'll find some Spring inspiration here! … [Read More...]

How to create ambiance to your home with fragrance.

Creating Ambiance with Fragrance and Scents

I believe that making a house a home is all about ambiance. One way I love to add welcoming warmth and comfort to my home is with a soft and inviting fragrance especially when I'm entertaining.  Today I'm showing you ways to bring your home to life and awaken your senses with the fragrant floral scents of wildflowers, airy herbs and fresh … [Read More...]

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I have an amazing friend....someone who is a fellow blogger and we hit it off the first moment we met online! You know when you just click with someone? They just 'get' you? This girl not only is talented, wise, funny and strong but she has a huge heart of gold and is one of the most sincere people I know. Her name is Julie (but I affectionately call her Jules!) and her blog is 'Redhead Can … [Read More...]


Spring Mantel Decorating Ideas

 The birds aren't singing their songs of Spring yet and there is still lots of snow outside - but this week I'm declaring it Spring inside my home and decorating with fresh springy color! I always start decorating for the seasons in one place every year....my mantel! Come see my Spring mantel decorating ideas - I hope you find some inspiration here!  … [Read More...]

DIY Tray from Cabinet Hardware and Tile

DIY Tray from Cabinet Hardware and Marbled Tile

Today I'm part of a fun DIY 'out of the box' blogger challenge - 8 bloggers are using their creative noodles to design 8 clever DIY projects using cabinet hardware!  Come and see my repurposed cabinet hardware and gray marbled tile, 'out of the box', DIY tray! ... and you won't believe how inexpensive and easy it is to make!  As a home decor and DIY blogger thinking … [Read More...]

The easiest way to tint mason jars blue! No messy painting required!

The Easiest Way to Tint Mason Jars Blue

Do I have a BIG treat for you today!!! Starring 'Spring in a Mason Jar'! I'm sharing lots of Spring Mason Jar goodness today, starting with a decorating tip: The Easiest Way to Tint Mason Jars Blue! There's loads more Spring Mason Jar crafts, DIY and decor ideas and recipes to see too! With the first day of Spring less than two weeks away I think it's the perfect time to just … [Read More...]

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How to Clean Tile Floors – the Chemical Free Way

 I'm so excited to be teaming with Home Right to bring you this post.  As always, opinions are 100% my own.  Have you started your Spring Cleaning yet? With the First day of Spring being only 2 weeks away (hurray!!) I've made up a Spring Cleaning Checklist to get myself organized and began my Spring Cleaning with our tile floors!   … [Read More...]


Floor Care Tips and Free Spring Cleaning Printable

Next month is the first day of Spring! Hurray! Soon it will be that time of year for the annual Spring Cleaning ritual. Spring cleaning can seem overwhelming but to make things a little easier I'm sharing my go-to cleaning tools, floor care tips and a Free Spring Cleaning Checklist Printable for you to download! I hope these cleaning tips and this Keep It Clean checklist will … [Read More...]

10 Plus Homemade Banana Cream Pie Recipes - delcious and creamy desserts filled with bananas and yummy whip cream! www.settingforfour.com

10 Plus Banana Cream Pie Recipes

 Hurray! Today is National Banana Cream Pie Day - mmmm! Yes, there is a whole day dedicated to celebrating Banana Cream Pie Recipes; this creamy custard-filled dessert topped with yummy whip cream! I have a favorite Banana Cream Pie recipe that I like to make but I'm always on the hunt for new ones to try! Here are some I've collected for you to pin to your Food or Desserts … [Read More...]

See these Winter Mantel Decorating Ideas - sparkle and shine mixed with rustic simplicity. www.settingforfour.com

Mantel Decorating Ideas for Winter

Hi everyone! If your like me you are dreaming of Spring at this point...so what better time than now to show you my Winter Mantel! Ha! I just realized I haven't shown you my rustic/glam/vintage/wintery mantel yet....and since I'll be switching it for Spring soon, I thought I'd better get my act in gear and show you some pictures! For me winter decorating is all about adding lots of white, … [Read More...]