I Have PCOS, I Am Not PCOS

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This one is a hard one for me to write. It's me coming on this happy little blog of mine to tell you that I have a syndrome. A syndrome I found out I had a year ago at the age of 25. You see after trying to get pregnant for a year & than getting pregnant with our first baby, losing that baby, & than not being pregnant again 9 months later, … [Continue reading...]

Michigan House Update – New Windows

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A little preface so you aren't confused: Let's play catch up! So, Mr. LMB & I are from Grand Rapids, Michigan. We have lived in NewBern, NC for seven years now because he is stationed here in the Marine Corps. He is getting out of the Marine Corps in November so we will be moving home to Michigan in 4 months. We just sold our home that we built … [Continue reading...]

Favorite Things Friday

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Hi! Thank you so much for stopping by the blog today to check out some of my favorite things I found around the blogosphere this week. I'm honestly still recovering from my Haven hangover & some oral surgery this week so I am SO READY for the weekend & I know most of you are too! Let's do this & let's start by checkin out some lovely … [Continue reading...]

Inspire Me Please – Linky Party

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Welcome to this weeks linky party! You know I love this day of the week where all of you amazing people share your inspiring posts with the rest of us! I am so thankful for every single one of you & the posts that you link up each week. THANK YOU! Here are some of my favorites from last weeks party & be sure to check … [Continue reading...]

TJ Maxx Tufted Chair – Times Two.

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Remember in the last house when I bought this tufted chair at TJ Maxx? Well, if you don't remember when we bought it, it was my favorite chair ever & not much has changed! That chair we bought is now in our front sitting room & is still loved to this day. Well, fast forward to last week when I was walking through TJ Maxx & I spotted the … [Continue reading...]

A Mini Haven Recap 2014

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Wow! Last week I blogged that I was going to Haven. I blogged that I was hoping I wouldn't be nervous, that I was hoping I didn't have food in my teeth, & that I didn't break out. Ummm all of the above happened. The morning before I left I was so nervous, I went into panic mode & was regretting my decision of going. After taking some rescue … [Continue reading...]

Navy Blue Office – LMB Rental July 2014

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The navy blue office was one of the first rooms that I couldn't wait to style when we moved into our rental a few months ago. I was unpacking boxes as we loaded them in the house & styling the shelves with stuff that we already owned. I was excited to work with these floor to ceiling bookshelves & this small little room off of our front … [Continue reading...]

Favorite Things Friday

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Hi guys! As you read this, I'm at Haven in Atlanta. You can read more about that {here}. I'm writing this before I leave for Haven, so I hope I'm enjoying myself & I hope you are having a great day!! Be sure to follow me on Instagram to follow me at the conference. Ok, let's get to my favorites from the week & be sure to leave your … [Continue reading...]

Inspire Me Please – Linky Party

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Welcome to this weeks linky party! You know I love this day of the week where all of you amazing people share your inspiring posts with the rest of us! I am so thankful for every single one of you & the posts that you link up each week. THANK YOU! Here are some of my favorites from last weeks party & be sure to check out Jennifer, Tonya, … [Continue reading...]

New Hair & Heading to Haven!

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I have butterflies in my stomach as I type this. I'M HEADING TO HAVEN TOMORROW! If you don't know, Haven is a blogging conference held in Atlanta, Georgia every year for bloggers. This will be my first ever blogging conference & I have no idea what to expect. Who will I meet, what if I have food in my teeth, What if I fall in front of everyone, … [Continue reading...]

Summer Brick Patio DIY Seating Area

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A few weeks ago I shared a sneak peek of our summer brick patio DIY seating area. Well, I was waiting on a few more things to complete the space, but I got tired of waiting for those things & decided to show you the space anyways. I mean what's the fun in waiting? As many of you know we sold our house in the suburbs a few months ago & now … [Continue reading...]

DIY Industrial Pendant light Hanger

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It's monday. & not only is it monday, but it's the monday after a holiday weekend. & let's face it mondays are a little rough & even more rough after a holiday. I call it a holiday hangover. So, I'm back today with a super easy, but super cute DIY so I wouldn't overwhelm you while you are recovering. This DIY Industrial Pendant light … [Continue reading...]

Favorite Things Friday

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Happy Friday & happy Fourth of July! I hope that you all had a great week. Our week has been quite busy & a little crazy. We have had friends in from out of town all week staying with us {yay!} & now tonight we are in the middle of a hurricane here in NC. Say a little prayer that our power stays on! So far it's lots of wind and rain. A … [Continue reading...]

Inspire Me Please Linky Party

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Welcome to this weeks linky party! You know I love this day of the week where all of you amazing people share your inspiring posts with the rest of us! I am so thankful for every single one of you & the posts that you link up each week. THANK YOU! Here are some of my favorites from last weeks party & be sure to check out Jennifer, Tonya, … [Continue reading...]

Painted Mirrors- LMB Rental Daybed Room

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I know even as I write this that this post will be a little controversial. A while back I posted the daybed room that had two mirrors behind the daybed. I asked on here if I should paint them & if so, what color. Well, the answers were overwhelming on the blog, Facebook, & Instagram. The answers ranged from, "They need to be gray!", "Teal … [Continue reading...]

How To Get People To Read Your Blog

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Okay. I am not a blog expert. Really, I'm not. I blogged about How to start a blog & ever since I have got a LOT of questions on how to get people to read your blog. To be honest I come here to share what I am up to with my DIY & home decor passions & to my surprise & amazement people stop by my lovely little blog to read about it … [Continue reading...]


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