Home Decor

Welcome to my Home Decor page!

I’m a country-loving girl with a soft spot for Farm House and Shabby Chic decor!

My home- all 2,000 square feet and 90 years of it- is a constant work in progress!

A peek at our newly remodeled dining room! KristysCottage.com
A peek at our newly remodeled dining room!

I hope you enjoy my posts as I share my imperfect, beautiful life and home with you! 


DIY Projects @ Kristy’s Cottage 

How I Repurposed an Old Dresser into a Farmhouse Buffet

I blog better than I sew! (My shabby chic curtain fiasco)

Shabby Chic on a Budget: Headboard Remake 

Creative Things @ Kristy’s Cottage 

A Creative Way to Store Loose Leaf Teas

Pinterest-inspired Picture Collage for My Stairway Wall

What To Do With an Empty Hot Chocolate Box (Valentine’s Day craft)


Natural Homemaking & DIY

The Real Toxins That Made Our Home Unhealthy (and how I got rid of them!)

DIY Floor Cleaner & Polish (guest post by Little Bits of Granola)

DIY Project for Homemakers 

Pros & Cons of Making  Your Own Laundry Detergent

Homemade Laundry Soap

DIY Citrus Essential Oil Kitchen Spray



How a Busy Homemaker Can Show Hospitality (my really simple autumn get together)

Front Porch Mentoring: The Lost At of Cultivating Friendship


For the Homemaker’s Heart

I need a Beautiful Place

5 Ways to Build Your Home