If you have been following along for any bit of time now you know that I love love love any holiday! And the summer holidays are some of my favorites because they are more laid back and relaxed! Any patriotic holiday, like Memorial Day or the 4th of July , is just another wonderful excuse… Read More Simple Southern Life 4th of July
Nothing is better than Summer Time in my opinion! It is such a more relaxed, slower pace than the normal, hectic life we lead during the 9 long months of the school year! Sleeping in a bit, taking our time and enjoying the simple things in life that we so often take for granted when things… Read More Summer Time
I will never forget when I first started out in real estate that I heard the phrase, “bathrooms and kitchens sell houses and most people only congregate in one of them!” So when looking at this farmhouse and its bathroom and kitchen areas, I knew that we could revive it into something grand. Almost a year later,… Read More Farmhouse Bathroom
I know that claiming that I have the recipe for the World’s Best Pancakes is a very bold statement, but it is a statement that this southern girl can stand behind. My Mom has been making me the world’s best pancakes since I was a small child. And the best part is that her world’s… Read More World’s Best Pancakes
Before we moved into this farmhouse fixer upper, almost a year ago, we made the decision to sell most of the furniture from our other house. So we had a pretty big need to find new farmhouse living room furniture almost right away. It is kind of hard to relax on the couch after a… Read More Farmhouse Living Room Furniture
Well today is a special day in our house. Today marks the end and a new beginning for the teenage boy at SimpleSouthernLife. It is the end of his days in middle school and the beginning of his days in Upper School (what we call High School). It is so hard for me to believe… Read More The End and a New Beginning
Breakfast is the most important meal of the day they say. And whoever they are, I completely agree with them! Breakfast is my favorite meal, hands down! So in honor of that, I wanted to share my recipe for Semi-Homemade Cinnamon Rolls! During the holidays I am known for my cinnamon rolls and friends and… Read More Semi-Homemade Cinnamon Rolls
We did a little decorating this weekend with our almost finished bathroom makeover by creating these awesome, and easy industrial farmhouse shelves. When I say easy, I honestly didn’t know how easy this project was going to be and if I would have known then I would have done it a lot sooner than this!… Read More DIY Industrial Shelves – Take less than an hour total
What’s for dinner? Blackened Cajun Catfish and Spiced Beef Torta from Blue Apron Ever dread 4 pm when the only thing on your mind is, what’s for dinner? Yep! It happens to me all the time, more often than one would think honestly! This week I am dreaming of Blackened Cajun Catfish and a Spiced… Read More What’s for dinner? Blue Apron!
Mint chocolate chip is an ice cream flavor, not a color for a garage! … Read More More than fifty shades of gray!