How You Can Find the Fixer Upper House of Your Dreams

I am so happy to share with you today a great tool that you should use to Find the Fixer Upper House of Your Dreams.

hundres year old home on street

One of the questions I get asked the most is “How did you find your one hundred year old home?”. I love fixer upper houses and today I shared all of my tips.

Finding the perfect older homes didn’t happen overnight and required a lot of patience. But today I shared how you can use to learn, inspire and even find your next home. You can find my blog post with all of my tips and tricks on

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Eleven Best Cupcake Recipes

These eleven best cupcake recipes are all easy to make and delicious. The recipes are all perfect for fall and my recipe for Salted Caramel cupcakes is fabulous. 

cupcakes with frosting and salted caramel centers

Cupcakes are the best. Especially when they are homemade and have salted caramel in the middle of them! Today I made some delicious Salted Carmel Cupcakes and according to an entire lakehouse of people, they are delicious. The reviews were amazing and I can’t wait to share my cupcake recipe with you.

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The Best Garage Makeover

Our garage at the beach was transformed into the most incredible space. The Container Store did a fantastic job with our garage makeover.

garage makeover

We have a small home at the beach in Ventura, Ca. and every room is used. Especially our garage. Our garage has always been a very popular place for our grown boys as it hosts a bar, TV, ping pong table, and dartboard. It’s also a laundry room and storage for surfboards, wetsuits, bikes and lots of supplies. We have needed a garage makeover for a very long time.

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My Favorite Painted Pumpkin

I am so happy my original painted pumpkin project didn’t work because it led me to create this deconstructed painted pumpkin! And I love it.

Painted plaid pumpkin

Ok, time for a confession. When we were coming up with ideas for a blog hop and the idea came up to create something related to flannel, plaid or sweaters, I panicked. Why? Because I had never done a craft with a sweater or plaid or flannel. I even tried to back out. But as one of the hosts of this group I decided I couldn’t really back out. I had to step up and just do it.

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