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5 Best Black and White Fall Decor Ideas

Marg Peebles

5 Best Black and White Fall Decor Ideas

We are officially into fall, and the stores are full of pumpkins, gourds, autumn leaves, not to mention jack 'o' lanterns, witches, and ghosts, oh my! My Instagram and Pinterest feeds are full of brightly coloured front porches and mantels, and while I appreciate the sentiment, I just can't do oranges and reds in my home. Oh sure, I could remove all of my blush accents and replace them with fall colours, but the truth is that neutrals are my happy place, and I just wouldn't love the end result. So, what's a neutral loving slightly boho minimalist to do?...


Top 5 Ways To Decorate For Fall As A Minimalist

Marg Peebles

Top 5 Ways To Decorate For Fall As A Minimalist

The busier life gets, the more streamlined my home becomes. I have purged, organized and arranged my life and my home to be my minimalist retreat. In order to make the cut and stay, an item must either be something that is useful to me now or something that I love. Not something cute, not something I like, but something I really love that brings me joy every time I look at it.(Thank you Marie Kondo!) However, I also love decorating for seasons and holidays, and this is a challenge.  I've struggled with this over the years, and today I'm...


Pumpkins!

Marg Peebles

Pumpkins!

It seems strange to me that I didn't like pumpkin pie when I was younger. I was a fussy eater. I had a healthy appetite, but very picky taste buds! So many of the foods that I turned my nose up at as a child, I now enjoy immensely. Except cauliflower...blecch! Oh, and liver & onions should be banished from the planet, but I digress. I now adore pumpkin pie (link to recipe in this post) and love using pumpkins to decorate for autumn, thanksgiving, and Hallowee'en. When you think about it, there aren't many things you can put out...


Autumn Skies & Pumpkin Pies

Autumn Skies & Pumpkin Pies

Autumn is my favourite season. Thanks to my amazing Mom, I am a really good cook...not brilliant, original, MasterChef, whip up a gourmet meal from the contents of your fridge quality, but really good. The thing is, I have never been someone that enjoys putting a meal on the table every day. I love to cook for dinner parties, and over the years I've made some pretty spectacular meals! These days, I rarely entertain, with the exception of Thanksgiving, Christmas, and occasionally, Easter. I love making and serving a full-on turkey dinner, with mashed potatoes, stuffing, gravy, squash, some green...


Hello Autumn!

Hello Autumn!
One of the first things I do when the seasons change, is to change out my Chalk Couture wall decor. Join me Live on FB and YouTube tonight to see how easy it is.