Beach Memory Block

Good morning everyone!! This is the tutorial I shared a couple of weeks ago at Becoming Martha, in case you missed it!  Do you ever come home from a beach trip with a bucket full of sea shells?  I love collecting shells on the beach but what am I going to do with them when […]

Retro {Kitchen} Decor


  Almost Friday…thank goodness!   If you’ve followed me for awhile, you know that we rent our house.  One of the issues I brought to the owners’ attention was the backsplash in the kitchen.  When they built the house, they installed the adhesive tiles behind the stove.  Needless to say, the tiles began to peel […]

Happy Glampers


Have you heard of glamping? {Glam + camping = glamping} Glamping is the newest travel craze!  It includes awesome destinations with luxurious accommodations.  The “tents” are decked out like a 5 star hotel complete with butlers!  It sounds like so much fun! Unfortunately, it’s a little out of my budget…and my friends’. Every year, some […]

Ombre {Paint Chip} Necklace


 Need a five minute jewelry makeover?  How about using paint chips?  Paint chips are crazy versatile, accessible, and FREE!  So how about making this Ombre Paint Chip Necklace?    Literally, ombre is “having colors or tones that shade into each other.”  Ombre is HOT right now!  So I headed to my local hardware store (where the […]

Island Beach Quilt


Hi, I’m Jill and I’m a quilting addict. {And the chorus of followers says, “Hi Jill!”} Ever since I finished my Verona Zig Zag quilt, I have been scouring the quilting magazines for a second project.  I was perusing Simple Quilts and came across this Island Beach Quilt kit from SassyPacks.  The colors and fabrics […]