10 favorite cottage kitchens

10 favorite cottage kitchens

August 13, 2018

I've rounded up some of my favorite cottage kitchens today. I love a cottage look, because the style has so much charm and eclectic accents. Some of my favorite elements include: -raw/natural wood mixed with painted wood -bright, airy colors -clas...

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DIY Hanging Paper Sign

DIY Hanging Paper Sign

July 30, 2018

My two girls share a room on the second floor of our Cape Cod style house. I loved the slanted ceilings and character that their room has! A few years ago I created the "wallpaper" on the wall behind their bed (it's actually just flowers that I p...

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Family Mission Statement

Family Mission Statement

July 11, 2018

I was listening to an episode of the Nestled Podcast, and their guest was Wynne Elder who is an adoptive mama and such a great encourager. She was talking about how she and her husband are intentional about creating mission statements for their fa...

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Freshened Front Porch

Freshened Front Porch

July 05, 2018

We have a small, narrow front porch that was needing some love, so last week I decided to tackle the space with some paint to freshen it up. The ceiling and concrete floor were dark brown, so I painted the ceiling white and the floor light gray. T...

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Workshops now available!

Workshops now available!

June 25, 2018

Big news for local friends! I'm now offering workshops where you can come to my home studio in Cochranville, PA, and I will teach you how to create your own family sign in a small group setting. I've been wanting to offer this for a while and am s...

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Recent Custom Work

Recent Custom Work

June 14, 2018

We've created some really special custom signs recently, including this handwriting memory sign. Here is what our customer told us about the story of the sign: "These words belong to my Grandpa ... he made the spacesuits for the Apollo space missi...

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Send us your wood!

Send us your wood!

June 04, 2018

We are offering a service now where you can send us your pieces of wood or doors and we will turn them into a sign or clock for you! We love, love, love old wood, and I've gotten quite a few requests from people about using their own special piece...

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New Ocean Paintings

New Ocean Paintings

May 28, 2018

Summer is almost upon us, which means that we are creating many of these made-to-order ocean paintings, because they are perfect for summertime decor! We recently started offering the paintings in a framed option, which I love. .   Below is ou...

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Father's Day Sign Sale

Father's Day Sign Sale

May 17, 2018

For a limited time our "Memories" sign is 25% off! The sign is the perfect unique Father's Day gift. Choose words and phrases of your choice that are meaningful and that represent the special guy in your life. The sign looks great in an office or...

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Custom Signs

Custom Signs

May 14, 2018

Below are some of the latest custom signs that I've created for customers. My sweet clients always give me so much inspiration with their ideas! If you have an idea for a custom sign that you'd like, click here for more info. .

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DIY Chalkboard on a Budget

DIY Chalkboard on a Budget

April 30, 2018

. I created a large chalkboard for our mudroom and thought I'd show you the process! It is fairly big at 2' x 4' and really was very simple and affordable to create. I spent about $25 on the materials. I wanted a chalkboard that had a thin frame ...

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How to create a cozy reading corner

How to create a cozy reading corner

April 23, 2018

I created a cozy little reading corner in our family room and thought I'd show you some of the elements I used. 1. Lighting. I chose to hang a wall sconce that can plug into a wall outlet. I think lighting is so key for making a space feel cozy. ...

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Garden Ideas I Want To Try

Garden Ideas I Want To Try

April 16, 2018

The weather is FINALLY starting to warm up, and I'm itching to get out in my flower beds and start digging! We live on a few acres with a small greenhouse and lots of places for pretty flowers and vegetable gardens. It takes a lot of work, but wor...

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Wedding gift ideas

Wedding gift ideas

April 05, 2018

We are busy making lots of signs for upcoming Springtime weddings right now, and I thought I'd showcase some of our most popular ones. We create signs for wedding and reception entrances and for wedding photos, which is really fun! We also create ...

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New signs in the shop this week

New signs in the shop this week

March 26, 2018

I added a few new signs to the shop this week! Click on the photos for more info...

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Quick tip to spruce up an old couch

Quick tip to spruce up an old couch

March 12, 2018

Confession: We have had our couches for 12 years and I am so over them, but they have held up so well, and we don't have a good reason for replacing them, other than the fact that I am so over them. So. I am doing my best to be happy with them and...

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Hanging Planter and a Bathroom Facelift

Hanging Planter and a Bathroom Facelift

March 05, 2018

Last weekend we gave our upstairs bathroom a much-needed face lift. The bathroom was truly awful - the old wallpaper was peeling, the tile countertop was all broken, and the tile on the walls looked dingy and dirty. We painted pretty much every su...

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DIY Shelf Hung With A Belt

DIY Shelf Hung With A Belt

February 26, 2018

I have a fun DIY for you today, and if you're thinking that it looks too difficult, don't worry, because it is really easy! It's a shelf made from an old piece of wood and a thrift store leather belt.  Here are the supplies you'll need: :: Wood b...

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The latest custom sign designs

The latest custom sign designs

February 19, 2018

Every now and then I share our latest custom signs, and below are some of our most recent ones. It truly is a privilege to work with my customers and create the perfect sign for their homes. Because most of our work is custom, it is time-consuming...

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Updating the bedroom with a fresh magnolia wreath

Updating the bedroom with a fresh magnolia wreath

February 12, 2018

Our master bedroom needed a bit of a refresh with Spring soon around the corner, so I worked on this little corner of the bedroom by adding a beautiful fresh magnolia wreath. Greenery is such an easy way to add texture and life to any room in the ...

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Retail Store Signs at The Treasure Place

Retail Store Signs at The Treasure Place

February 05, 2018

We have some really fantastic stores in Lancaster County and one of my favorite is The Treasure Place, located in the village of Intercourse. The store is full of unique pieces of furniture and home decor. Many of their items are handmade and one-...

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Cozy throw pillows

Cozy throw pillows

January 29, 2018

Throw pillows are such an easy way to change up colors and add texture to any space. I thought I'd share a few of my favorites from my home right now. The gray fur pillow is from Walmart, and you can find a similar one here for $13.99. The nubby ...

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Wreaths Hanging From A Branch

Wreaths Hanging From A Branch

January 22, 2018

After taking down Christmas decorations this year, I was itching to change up some of the wall spaces in our house. I took down a gallery wall and had an empty space, so I decided to create some easy wreaths to hang there. Here is what I used: -A...

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New Signs

New Signs

January 15, 2018

I have a few new signs in the shop in time for the new year! The colors on these signs can be customized to fit your space.  . . .

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