Homemade Kuaisat


Kuaisat is a special Syrian recipe that my mother taught me to make years ago. Essentially, Kuaisat is a meatball with a hardboiled egg surprise inside. This recipe was taught to my mother by my paternal grandmother who is originally…

Our Home Office Must Haves


Whether you’re working from home or your kids are doing virtual learning this year, it’s definitely important to have a designated work space! Working in a space you love can make a world of a difference. It can help increase…

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Our Homemade Pickles


I love this time of year when we are gathering cucumbers from the garden and pickling them to have a great stock of our homemade pickles throughout the winter. We’re lucky enough to not have harsh winters here in Southern…

Our Stable Style


Our goal has always been to make comfortable and stylish spaces for our family and all of our animals at home. The best space where we can achieve both of these combined is at the barn! Because we have such…

Front Porch Restyle


While we still love a good bold and juicy color palette, it was time for a little bit of a refresh on our front porch. Just a simple change in paint colors made such a dramatic difference to our homes…

Jimmie Bernal Woodworking


  We are so excited to share that my husband, Jimmie, has officially opened up his Etsy shop where he will be selling his woodworking pieces! His hobby started after one of the hurricanes here in Florida, we lost a…

Master Bedroom Restyle


After years of bright colors and heavy wood tones and textures in our master bedroom, I decided to switch it up and add a fresh look! Restyling a space with a new paint color and rotated pieces is a great…

A Fresh Look At The Barn


A little change of scenery can make a world of a difference. With everything going on this summer, we may not all be able to get out and go on a vacation this year. But we benefit so greatly from…

Farewell To Design*Sponge


Have you heard the sad news? After 15 years of amazing and unique home inspiration, Design*Sponge is saying goodbye and closing the door on this chapter. Their corner of the internet has meant so much to us over the years….

Gathered & Collected


Anyone else ready for a moment of relaxation with a good cup of tea and biscuits? We love to try different teas and I’ve gathered and collected numerous varieties from our many travels. One of our favorites is this Moroccan…