Non Toxic Ways to Clean Silver

Non Toxic Ways to Clean Silver: The Green, The Easy and The Inexpensive

I love the aged look of old silver pieces, but when I’m entertaining, sometimes I want to bring out my beautiful silver pieces to serve.

Honestly, my silver pieces sit unused for the most part, so they develop a little tarnish.

But what about those pieces you find at thrift stores or antique shops? Sometimes they can be tarnished beyond recognition. 

They could be polished, but most of the polishing agents today contain chemicals and toxins that can be bad not only for the environment but for the health of the people around you as well.

silver set slighltly tarnished with flowers on silver tray
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Rewarding Rose Gardening Tips

Hey friends! This year I decided to plant a flower garden with plenty of roses. Creating a rose garden is extremely rewarding in a home landscape.

Unfortunately, I’ve heard many people claim that gorgeous roses can be somewhat difficult to grow and maintain. So far, I’ve seen both the reward and the pain in rose-gardening. But the moment you start a rose garden, you may just find it very much worth the effort.

Pink roses in garden
This new plant was put in early spring of this year. The roots aren’t as established yet, but they’re already producing.
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Tasty Paleo Whipped Topping

The paleo lifestyle has proven to be one of the most creative ways to live for me. Finding easy foods that fit into it have been tough. Everything that’s easy is Keto.

Another thing. No dairy. That means no cheese. No milk. No cheese. Did I say no cheese? (I honestly, haven’t been able to let go.)

It also means no whipped cream.

But here’s a recipe for dairy free whipped cream that is also quite yummy enough to use on all of the yummy things that whipped cream makes more yummy. Check it out!

plate with whipped cream and blueberries
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How To Restore Your Deck’s Color

My deck was completely black and green from dirt, grime, and residue. I thought there was no help for it. If that sounds like you, here’s how to restore your deck color and make it look like new.

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Happy Memorial Day & Step It Up VA

Happy Memorial Day! If you know anyone who’s served in a war in the military, you know it’s not easy for them to express things they’ve seen or been through.

The experiences that live within each brave soldier is an one those of us who have never fought will never understand.

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10 Farmhouse Style Entryway Spruce Up Ideas

An entryway is the first thing people see when you open the door. And I’m that person who kicks the shoes away from the door to greet the UPS driver. However, done right, an entryway can be an amazing welcome to your home. So, I’ve come up with 10 Entryway Spruce Up Ideas that inspire.

Take a peek and click the pic to see more about the creator of these amazing spaces and then check out my farmhouse decor finds.

front door with wreath and greenery
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Chic Ways To Memorial Day Decor

So here we are at the end of May already.

Memorial Day is a week away, and the mark of mid year is right behind it. Where did the time go, right? Well, ready or not, it’s happening, and it’s time to get those tablescapes celebrate ready.

The trouble is, I’m not always easily inspired by a few flags in a vase, red flowers or flag signs.

If you can relate, and you’re looking for chic ideas for Memorial Day, I have some inspo that will change the drab into fab.

carolyn rohem flowers blue and white table setting
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Unique Tablescapes Mom Will Love

Mother’s Day is right around the corner, so it’s time to start planning beautiful and unique tablescapes that mom will love as we honor her.

So, I’ve rounded up some of my own table pieces that will make your table extra pretty so mom will be well pleased. After all details matter right?

fake cake tea party table setting. yellow fake cake with mini fake cakes with tea pots and tea cups.
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Creating Your Unique Style

Most people are constantly in conflict with themselves when it comes to decorating their home.

Seeing so many visuals on Pinterest and Instagram can be conflicting. You see so many different things that you love, but how do you differentiate a style that you like in someone else’s home from your own décor style?

Home decoration can be a daunting task if you do not even know where and how to start. It helps to know what you love and use that knowledge to create the perfect style for your home.

piano in room with painting hung over top and decor on top.
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