Signature Style Series Giveaway!

Carrie-Making-Lemonade-Series-Giveaway FINAL Teal

  So, how much fun was it to see all of those amazing bloggers SIGNATURE STYLES this week!! I loved visiting everyone of them and seeing how they incorporate their own signature style in their lives! Be sure to check out our hostesses, Carrie from Making Lemonade's, Signature Style Gallery to see all of these amazing signature … [Read more...]

Off the Grid

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Sometimes you just need to go off the grid. Sometimes you find yourself longing for the chance to kind of run away...drop out of sight. Sometimes you don't even realize how much you were longing for wide open spaces until you suddenly find yourself surrounded by 14,000 acres of them. Sometimes you need to feel connected to the past and … [Read more...]

Our Readers Strut Their Stuff

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We hope you know that we sure do like you. Like, a lot. Being a blogger has some really awesome perks. Frankly, we get 'stroked' a lot. We share our hearts and our homes with you and you leave us lovely comments (except for the crazy spammers whose comments look like they were written by someone with multiple personalities!). We get to try out … [Read more...]

Be Joyful Free Printable

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Joy. Do you have it? Some days it's a lot harder than others to be joyful. Wouldn't you agree? Some days we wake up feeling like grizzly bears {hee-hee}. And on those days, it's hard to reach down deep and find the joy that is there. The joy that will allow you to see the sun rays through the clouds, the joy that will allow you to smile at the … [Read more...]

Repurposed Carriage Light

Good morning, At the Picket Fence friends! Redheaded Julie here with my "Repurposed Carriage Light". Last Summer, my Dad and I took down these rather nautical looking carriage lights from our front porch. They still worked fine, but they looked really old and dirty. I was going to clean them and put them back up, but I opted for new ones … [Read more...]

DIY Fall Wreaths you can start right now…

Six Fall DIY Wreaths

  We know….we know….it's still warm, and it's August and you want to squeeze every last drop out of summer you can. BUT….we also know (because Hobby Lobby and Michael's told us so) that FALL is just around the corner, and if you're like us and need plenty of time to transition we thought it would fun to share…. Six DIY Fall Wreaths you … [Read more...]

Back to School Party Ideas

Back to school party ideas from atthepicketfence.com

We've taken a vote on something. And since there are only two of us and we both voted 'yes' that means that it's unanimous and our voices MUST be heard. What did we vote on, you ask? Well, we have decided that each state should get to determine when their summer break will take place. For example, in Oregon summer break should be July, … [Read more...]

It’s YOUR Turn!

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We were on the phone the other day doing that thing that sisters do where we are able to talk about approximately 1,763 topics in the course of 30 minutes and yet when we hang up realize that there are still subjects we haven't covered. But, somewhere in the midst of those 1,763 topics we talked about someone very special. Someone who we value … [Read more...]

Free Summer Printable… Peace. Love. Sandy Feet!

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  Happy Summer, friends! It's me again, Kelly from Live Laugh Rowe I'm back today with another fun summer printable too. Are you enjoying the heat? Well, if the humidity near you is anything like it's been here in St. Louis, then you might not be enjoying the summer heat at all. It has been like a sauna. Booooo! Regardless, I think some of … [Read more...]

Parade of Homes Tour ~ Far Above Rubies

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We've all heard the saying, "Their worth is far above rubies…" Nothing could be more appropriate when describing our friend Anita, from Far Above Rubies! Not only is this gal talented but she's a true gem! We are so blessed to be sharing Anita's beautiful home, as part of our At The Picket Fence Parade of  Homes Tours, with our friends here … [Read more...]