Laura Eliese

Musings on Life & Designs

Happy New Year!!

I wish everyone a blessed new year! Here’s to the good times (and the not so good times) of this past year! For me personally, this past year was one of the most challenging and difficult years I have ever … Continue reading

Putting It All Away

Can you believe Christmas is already over? Seems like yesterday we were hauling boxes of decor out of the attic and now it’s already time to put it all away. Every year I look for easy and inexpensive storage solutions that … Continue reading

Christmas Decor- Dining Room & Kitchen

Linking up to: Just a Girl, Keeping It Simple,  The House in the Roses, & Raising Memories.

Christmas Decorations- Living Room

I thought I would share the Christmas decorations I put out since my Touches of Christmas post. Due to the number of photos I took, I am breaking this Christmas decor post into two parts. Today I will give you … Continue reading

Random Ramblings

Random Ramblings

The time has finally come for us to begin pricing new countertops and backsplash for our kitchen!! I am so ready to update our sweet cozy kitchen! I would really love to put in carrera marble countertops. Yes, I am … Continue reading

Christmas Tree Urns

I love the idea of placing a Christmas tree in an urn rather than a traditional stand. These images from Houe Beautiful are especially appealing to me: This tree appears to be in a large terracotta pot that has been … Continue reading

Laura Avirett

Touches of Christmas

I’ve finally started decorating for Christmas! This year, I am simplifying my decor… emphasis on simple. Here are few glimpses of Christmas around my house… I’m linking up to: Between Naps on the Porch, Southern Hospitality, Making the World Cuter, … Continue reading

Come On In

I’m linking up to Kelly’s Korner Show Us Your Life and today we are featuring our entry ways. Let me begin by mentioning how difficult photographing a small area is! So bear with me, and without further ado, welcome to … Continue reading

Natural Remedies for Cold/Flu Season

Tis the season! Along with the joys of the holidays often comes cold and flu season! The changing weather and cold air, not to mention the stress we often experience this time of year can do a number on our bodies. … Continue reading