"Look at the birds of the air; they do not sow or reap or store away in barns, and yet your heavenly Father feeds them.
Are you not much more valuable than they?"
Matthew 6:26

What makes charcuterie boards fun is that there are no strict rules you have to follow. You can get creative with it and put your own favorite combo of ingredients together. If you want to keep it simple and not spend a fortune, try using these 5 ingredients. They’re an excellent foundation and will keep […]

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I was invited to write on industry standards for the latest issue of Modern Texas Living. You can read the full article on pages 38-39 where I go more in depth on each measurement standard. Here is an excerpt from the article! Not all rules are meant to be broken and good designers know where […]

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Sangria Wine is my favorite Summer spritzer! Its refreshing taste makes it a great party drink in the heat of the Summer season. I like to make Sangria a center piece on the kitchen bar or table because the rich red color next to plenty of citrus fruit slices is just gorgeous. I’m sharing my […]

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This summer we are thinking a bit outside the box and creating a tablescape on the kitchen island instead of the dining room table. At our house, we hardly ever eat at the table so I thought, why not “set” the bar.  The larger your island, the easier this will be. At each barstool or […]

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I’m starting to see some big furniture companies finally go away from the matching bedroom set (where the bed, nightstand, dresser, mirror, and chest of drawers all look the same). I always say you should mix it up. For example, if you have an upholstered headboard, use wood side tables and an interesting dresser. Your […]

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With Father’s Day coming up, I have gathered a few great gift ideas I know any dad in your life will appreciate! Here is the Father’s Day Gift Guide to end your typical gifting routine! After everything they do for us, it’s our time to give back to the men we know and love. First […]

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There’s a reason I carry so many trays at shopfromsusie.com. They are truly the most versatile piece of decor you can own. However, some of my clients struggle with knowing how to style their trays so I’m putting together another how-to to help you guys out!  The most common spots for a tray in your […]

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This last week I had the sheer pleasure of visiting my dear friend Tina’s (@to_mimishousewego) lake house! Wow! Her home is so beautiful and so full of love, I truly didn’t want to leave.  Tina had asked me to come help her style these big built ins on the second floor landing of her home. […]

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Hey girl, hey! The summer weather is right around the corner and I’m needing to get new swimsuits for everyone. Just when I thought I was going to spend a fortune for new swimsuits this season I ran into a sale at Target. They have some really cute prints for the kids. Womens Swimsuits Girls’ […]

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Hey girl, hey! The seasons are changing and I decided to refresh my mantel for Summer! When I think of Summer I think of fresh greenery, whites and neutrals contrasting with brighter colors and natural elements like terra cotta and wood. I definitely wanted to use all of the NEW products we listed at shopfromsusie.com […]

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