I’m Anita the publisher of Cedar Hill Farmhouse. I'm kinda Lisa Douglas from Green Acres meets the internet. I love elegant French style mixed with hay bales and cowboy boots. Author of French Accents the book.
November 28th, 2017 | 30 mins 59 secs
etsy, gift giving, gifts, shop local, shop small
We LOVE to shop small anytime of the year. You know, the handmade, the mom-shop, etsy artist, craft fair, unique items made with care by wonderful people. Holiday time is an especially a wonderful time to shop small then give BIG! Big in that these gifts are unique, thoughtful and not from a mall. Today we are sharing some of our favorite shops and wonderful decor.
November 26th, 2017 | 37 mins 31 secs
Get your mantel all ready for Christmas! It's a natural focal point for your home, so don't forget to get it all decked out. We've got a ton of ideas and Yvonne was on a roll! Using a curtain rod to hold stockings is just one of her fabulous tips.
November 23rd, 2017 | 38 mins 56 secs
design books, gifts, home decor
Do you need some fabulous Christmas gift ideas for the home decor person in your life. We've been shopping the web and finding our favorite and oh, so unique gifts. We wouldn't mind getting them ourselves!!!
November 21st, 2017 | 35 mins 32 secs
Snuggle in, but stay alert! We are giving you soooo many tips & information on choosing a duvet and cover today. From thread count, down/feathers, fill power, fill weight and baffle we cover ALL you need to know to make the best choice for you. Then we share even more tips on using, making & decorating with a duvet. Dare I say, we un-COVER all the details for you!
November 19th, 2017 | 35 mins 46 secs
setting a table, table top, tablescape
We're sharing our favorite creative ideas for your table today. We've included special ways to fold your napkins, ideas for displaying flowers on your table, and other things you can use for your napkins like using toile bandannas.
November 16th, 2017 | 39 mins 26 secs
O, CHRISTMAS TREE... O, CHRISTMAS TREE! Kelly, Anita and I all love to decorate a Christmas tree. They may all look different and we may have certain opinions about what goes on a tree and what doesn't. Christmas trees are a very individual thing. Today we are sharing how to make your tree the best from the tree skirt to the star on the top!!!!
November 14th, 2017 | 35 mins 53 secs
dinner party, hosting, mrs. fields, potluck
Do you feel lucky or not when you get invited to a Pot Luck? Today we are talking all about how to host the Best Pot Luck ever! Yvonne in particular has a lot of great tips. Kelly might just be a convert to the pot luck party and Anita has definitely hosted & brought to her share. Let's dig in...
November 12th, 2017 | 40 mins 48 secs
Thanksgiving is such a wonderful holiday. It's a great time to reflect on your blessings and enjoy your time with family and friends. As Yvonne said, it's all about being grateful and being with people you love.
November 9th, 2017 | 31 mins 20 secs
christmas, christmas stockings, christmas tree
Today we are talking about where to put your Christmas tree and hang your Christmas stockings. Can you hear O, Christmas Tree playing in the background? We are so excited to talk about this merry and bright topic!!!!
November 7th, 2017 | 32 mins 43 secs
We have soooo many ideas & tips for holiday entertaining! From Kelly's least favorite kind of party to a cookie exchange with honors. You'll get into the spirit and start planning right along with us. Start now so you can make sure to have the party of the season that they will remember all year long. It's easy & if you invite us, we'll help clean up!
November 5th, 2017 | 37 mins 53 secs
Adding elegance to your home is easy if you follow our simple guidelines. Be sure to use restraint, curate, think old world and avoid cutesy things.
November 2nd, 2017 | 38 mins 38 secs
ARRANGING BED PILLOWS can be a bit controversial!!! Lots of pillows piled high or only sleeping pillows! Euro pillows or standard pillows? How many decorative pillows? Or do you throw a few pillows on the bed and call it a day?
We love bed pillows!!!!
Today we are talking about our favorite ways to arrange pillows on our bed.
October 31st, 2017 | 35 mins 31 secs
We love pampering overnight guests! Let's make them feel special, even more so during the holidays. It's so fun to spoil our friends and family that are staying with us during the holidays. Check out our tips like nice bedding and pillows, a good mattress, and fluffy towels.
October 29th, 2017 | 36 mins 37 secs
Likely the biggest horizontal surface you have in your house needs decor ~ your dining room table!
We have tips, tricks & inspiration for you to create beauty on your table in between family dinners & guests. Bottom line go BIG. But don't miss all the other lines, especially that exclamation by Anita! Take a seat & let's talk dining room table decor...
October 26th, 2017 | 37 mins 4 secs
Oh yes, we can walk and chew gum. We can also celebrate Halloween and Thanksgiving and do things for Christmas!!! Christmas is so much better if we do not stress about all the things that need to get done and instead we plan and take the time Christmas deserves. Friends, planning is the key to a happy and stress-less Christmas season!!!!!
October 24th, 2017 | 35 mins 44 secs
tablescape, thanksgiving, thanksgiving ideas, thanksgiving table
We love Thanksgiving! The grateful spirit of the holiday and of course, the delicious food. We also love pulling out special dishes & linens to set a beautiful table. Today we share our ideas, traditions & lots of inspiration so you can make this Thanksgiving your best ever!