Good Reads: Organizing For Your Lifestyle Review and GIVEAWAY!

Greetings, friends and TGIF!  As you know I've been purging my household in preparation for our goal of downsizing... and boy have my eyes been opened!  I have spent a fair amount of time shaking my head over the accumulation of "stuff" throughout my home and thinking through how to bring order into our abode. Well I have a treat for you today in the way of sharing a new book that has been a timely resource for me these past several … [Read more...]

New Discovery: Marietta Reclamation

Hi friends!  Whew, I'm still recovering from a fun fun time in NOLA with my BFF and other assorted dear old friends.  Don't you love it when you can pick up where you left off many years ago?  And that may just have been the last of pretty fall weather I'll see for a while -- it's way too frigid today for November in Atlanta!  And I'm fighting the urge to just crawl under my covers and call in sick. ;-) Anyway, thanks for all the sweet … [Read more...]

Gift Idea: Redeemed Ware (and a GIVEAWAY!)

Update: Congratulations, Erin @ DIY on the Cheap!  You've won the Love bracelet!  I've sent you an email so be sure to check it and respond. Y'all.  What a weekend!  It could only have been better if those Auburn Tigers could've pulled out a win, but it's hard to begrudge the Aggies such a great win.  Anyway -- FUN stuff on the blog today! I'm so thrilled to share a wonderful gift idea with you all today...  you know how I enjoy sharing … [Read more...]

Small Space Project: Cassie from Primitive & Proper

Hi friends!  I'm dragging myself home from a fabulous birthday weekend in NYC today -- what a treat to spend it with my BFF in one of my favorite places ever!  I'll share the low down later this week, but today I'm so excited to have Cassie from Primitive & Proper here to share HER Small Space Project!  I've been so tickled to get to know Cassie, both online AND in person.  She has mad furniture painting skills and a style so uniquely her … [Read more...]

Sponsor Love and A Last Chance…

Howdy hoo, friends... ever notice how a short week can seem like a really looooonnnng week?  Lots of juggling going on here, but I am making some progress on a few DIYs I can't wait to share with y'all. Today I wanted to give a little sponsor shout out since February is all about love... Have you met Aimee from She is the creative design guru that brought Decor & More to life for me!  I "met" her online a few years … [Read more...]

Stay-At-Home Artist and a Dark Wax Experiment

Hi there, friends, and Happy Monday to you!  Do you hear the clock ticking toward Christmas?? Today I'm hanging out over at Stay-at-Home you know Kacey?  She's got a sweet little Etsy shop and does all these wonderful crafty artistic projects that I just love.  And now she's out loving on a brand new bambino... how sweet is that?  Pop over and say hello!! I also wanted to share my first foray into DARK WAX. I was afraid.  I … [Read more...]

Shop Small!! Let the Games Begin…

Happy Black Friday, friends!! I will NOT be braving the malls today... in fact, I rarely brave the malls anymore.  We're traveling and enjoying family and some football -- my favorite way to spend a fall holiday! Tomorrow is Shop Small Saturday, a day when we can all support our small businesses.  As a small business owner, I am thrilled to see American Express and our communities once again recognizing the importance of small business in … [Read more...]

Up and Running!

Woo hoo, we are officially open for business at the newest Queen of Hearts Antiques and Interiors location!  The last couple of weeks have been hour-to-hour as far as whether we had the Certificate of Occupancy and could get moved in.  I re-tagged much of my inventory from my previous space, and had new things to add in, so I was (and my garage was) in quite a state! But it's up and running and we have a Holiday Open House on Tuesday November … [Read more...]

Sponsor Spot Light: Dancing Zebras

Hello, friends!! While I'm entertaining my parents, I wanted to share one of Decor & More's fabulous sponsors -- Erica from Dancing Zebras!  Erica is a wife, mama, and entrepreneur with an amazing creative spirit.  Get the low-down and see her sweet family on her blog. :)  I love her Etsy shop where she showcases her creations for baby, kids, and home!   Like this adorable little girl's superhero cape... And I love … [Read more...]

Sponsor Spot Light:

    I'm so blessed to have as one of my sponsors, but I'm even more blessed to call Aimee of a friend!  You will not find a harder working girl in the world of websites and design than Aimee. First of all, every time you visit Decor & More and my little space here, you're viewing her work product!!  She is the creative genius that helped me piece together this place that I call my online home.  … [Read more...]