Posts by: Layla

Happy Friday, friends! We’re tackling another a fun project in the Bungalow Barn today, and I look forward to sharing photos of the finished product on Monday. It’s the desk area in Jim & Katie’s master bedroom. Kevin’s dad spends a lot of time drawing at his current desk, and this one will look a […]

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“Butterflies can’t see their wings. They can’t see how truly beautiful they are, but everyone else can. People are like that as well.” ―Naya Rivera I got a sweet just-for-fun gift in the mail from my mom last week. It’s called My Garden Box, and it was created by the folks who own the business […]

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Hello! Each Wednesday I share some of the photos that stopped me in my tracks while I was scrolling Instagram the previous week. Here are this week’s pics! 1. @BrownEyedGirlyGirl: Where do I begin? I love everything about this down to the fact that they figured out how to make the X doors bi-fold! 2. @VibekeDesign: Straw […]

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Happy Monday, friends! I had some fun putting together a presto change-o pic for a gal named Sindy recently and thought I’d share it here today in case someone out there is looking for similar design inspiration. It’s a small den that she and her husband watch TV and read in, and here’s a photo of […]

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Barn Lighting

On June 15, 2017 By

Happy Friday, friends! 😀 Thanks so much for playing along with the poll in Monday’s post. Chandelier #3 won by a landslide! I actually decided to go with something completely different, and it’s supposed to be here next week, so I look forward to sharing it with you once it’s primed, painted and in place. Here’s […]

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“Something about the prairie…it just opens your head. It gives me hope.” -Amy Thielen I stumbled across a YouTube series called “My North” a few weeks ago and I can’t tell you how much I’ve enjoyed watching it. It documents various Minnesotans sharing stories about life in Minnesota, and boy do they speak straight to […]

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We interrupt this regularly scheduled “5 Things That Stopped Me In My Scroll” post to ask you a question about a light. Which one of these fixtures would you choose for my (in-progress) home office? 🙂 Number 1: *La Maison by Quorum Number 2: *Lussan Pendant by One Allium Way Number 3: *Eline Chandelier by Lark Manor I […]

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Hello, friends! 😀 I’ve got two things to share on this fine second-Tuesday-in-June…otherwise known as, my mom’s birthday! 😀 (Happy Birthday, Mom!!!) 1. Did you know there are some *really* cute and inexpensive dresses on Amazon? I would have never thought to look there, but then Jamie Ivey posted this photo on Instagram… …and said […]

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I’ve got flea market fever lately, y’all. Amazon When Kevin asked what I wanted for my birthday earlier this month, I told him something sugary, or something to read, and a couple of hours at Amy’s Antiques. 🙂 Well, lucky for me, and thanks to my thoughtful hubby, June 5th brought with it a coconut cream pie […]

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Remember that one time I forgot about the reclaimed wood we had stacked up under the house, but then it popped back into my brain as I was thinking about what to do in my soon-to-be home office? Wellllll, it’s finally up and all the new window and door trim is in place! We didn’t have […]

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