Preserved Boxwood Wreath…Fail

DIY Preserved Boxwood Wreath - An Oregon Cottage

You guys aren’t under the impression that everything always turns out perfectly around our cottage, are you? I sure hope not! One of my goals for AOC is to be able to show how easy things like cooking real foods, making gifts, or growing vegetables and flowers can be, so I do try to keep […]

Wood Stump Side Table

DIY Wood Stump Side Table - An Oregon Cottage

Hey there, friends! I haven’t talked decorating in awhile (except for my fall updates, but that’s a bit different, since it’s temporary) because I’m actually in a bit of a transition after selling a lot of my furniture in our big garage sale. I’m using the money from that to buy things I truly love […]

Budget Curb Appeal Ideas

Budget Curb Appeal Ideas - An Oregon Cottage for Hometalk

Do you guys remember a while ago when I wrote about ways you could increase your curb appeal with a few diy projects? While I was emphasizing a cottage look (of course), the 5 updates I showed from our own house’s example translate to any style or location. Things like planting flowers, making your entry welcoming and freshening […]