New Home, New Style


We moved!!!! Oh you guys, I can’t even tell you how exciting that is. When we moved to Texas from Utah, we found a rental house and planned to stay in it for 6 months. When that first 6 months was up and our house hadn’t sold, we decided to stay in our rental for another year. This story continued and soon we found ourselves in this same rental house for 3 1/2 years.

The house wouldn’t have been so bad if the landlords would have replaced the flooring and allowed us to paint. It was hard to decorate and have pride in my home, because no matter what I did, it was still painted with flat paint, and had very stained carpet.

In March, we received a letter that our landlord was selling the property and we would no longer be able to rent the house. After a series of events, we found our perfect house and in June, we moved in.

We have been slowly making this home our own, and I love it. I love pulling weeds, sweeping and mopping, painting bedrooms, and decorating the way I want to. I love everything about this house because it is mine.

Before we moved in, I painted all the bedrooms. The kids were so excited to pick out colors for their rooms, and I have had so much fun finding great accessories for all the rooms in our house.

If you know me and follow me on Facebook, you know I love daily deal sites. One of my new favorites is Wayfair. Wayfair is a great home decorating site with everything you can imagine. Furniture, decorations, window treatments, patio furniture, if it goes in your home, they have it. They have daily sales, and they really are steals! With items up to 70% off, it is fun and easy to find the perfect items for your home.

I have been looking for a few specific items since moving into our new home. I need rugs – indoor and outdoor, an accent table, dining room chairs, and storage ideas for my pantry. I loved finding all of the things I wanted, and even more!


In our new home, we have an amazing back porch. A big porch with ceiling fans, this will be a great entertaining space year round. I have been hunting for a few items for that area in particular. A great rug, organizing pieces, and of course, patio furniture.

I love this serving cart. I think this would work great for the back porch to put food or dishes on when having a party.

42e7f0b97363bf15d64dabc521d10efeI have never really understood outdoor rugs until I moved into this house. We have a really large porch, and a rug would be a great addition. I love the colors of this one, and the fact that it is an outdoor rug would make it easier to clean.


And finally, every great outdoor space needs great seating. I found this hammock chair and knew we needed it for the new backyard. My kids will love it! I envision many years of kids swinging in this chair, and imagine we will have to buy a few more.


You can sign up for Wayfair Daily Sales below. You will get one email a day with great steals and deals to decorate your space. I love getting these emails everyday, and have fun pinning and dreaming of all the great things I can do with my new house!


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This post is sponsored by Wayfair. They gave me a gift card to shop the daily sales, and I had so much fun doing it! All thoughts and opinions are my own.


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