Happy Holidays! December is finally here and that means it’s time for some serious cookie baking! Here is my mom’s classic Royal Icing recipe that so many of you… Read more Easy Royal Icing Recipe →
Do you love sugar cookies? I admit they are my favorite cookies to make especially on Christmas Eve. This soft delicious cut out cookie recipe is sure to please a… Read more Buttery Soft Christmas Cookies →
Happy Holidays beach lovers! Thanksgiving is less than a week away and that means it’s time to start thinking of holiday gift giving. It’s a good idea to start your… Read more The Ultimate 2021 Christmas Gift Guide For Beach Lovers →
Seas & Greetings from The Aqua Cottage where we dream in colors borrowed from the sea! Are you looking for unique gift ideas for Beach Lovers? Did you… Read more Shop The Cottage! →
Seas & greetings! Can you believe the Holidays are here? It’s my favorite time of year and I get so excited to decorate my new home! For Christmas this year… Read more Beachy Aqua Christmas Inspiration →
5 Delicious Ways to Cook Your Thanksgiving Turkey The Holidays are here! I’m so excited that I have already put up 4 Christmas trees! Thanksgiving this year lands on November… Read more 5 Delicious Ways to Cook Your Thanksgiving Turkey →
It’s finally autumn, & I’m so pumped for sweater weather, hayrides, & all things pumpkin! I have set the fall scene on my front porch this year with mums, pumpkins, and lanterns.… Read more Fall Diy Front Porch Reveal →
Are you looking for affordable nautical and coastal lighting? If so then look no further. I have searched for days trying to find the most elegant coastal style lighting at… Read more 25 Nautical & Coastal Lighting Ideas to Bring The Beach Into Your Home →
Happy Fall Y’all. It’s almost “Pumpkin Spice” season and the cooler weather calls for this delicious Pumpkin Spice Latte to warm you up! This is one of my favorite recipes! … Read more Pumpkin Spice Latte →
Welcome Fall or as I call it “Pumpkin Spice Season!” Soon the leaves will be falling and there will be a slight chill in the air, but that doesn’t mean… Read more 15 of The Best Coastal Halloween & Fall Decor Ideas Trending on Pinterest →
Coconut Malibu Rum Cake This buttery Coconut Malibu Rum Cake is a taste of the Tropics and easy to make! Here is a delicious rum cake that is a simple… Read more Coconut Malibu Rum Cake →
Hey Y’all, can you believe it’s almost Fall? Haha I have always wanted to say that but seriously, it seems like summer only lasted about 10 minutes. I am so… Read more Fall Decorating Ideas for a Beautiful Autumn Season →
Get ready for a miracle bedroom transformation! When I bought my 1947 ranch a year ago, my guest bedroom was literally the ugliest room in the house. It’s also one… Read more Before & After Guest Bedroom Makeover →
Summer Beauty Finds
Hello and Welcome back to The Aqua Cottage where we dream in colors borrowed from the Sea! Today I’m so excited to share with you my renovation of my 1947… Read more New Front Door Makeover →
Do you love the color Aqua but are not sure how to use it in your home? Find inspiration here and learn how to decorate with Aqua. It’s not just… Read more How To Decorate With Aqua →
Hello everyone, get inspired to refresh your home with these 10 dreamy beach cottage rooms! Beach cottage style brings together cozy and casual elements to reflect an easy-going way of coastal life. When… Read more 10 Dreamy Beach Cottage Rooms →
Hello everyone! Are you ready for 2021? I know I am! I wanted to share some advice as we head into another year of new beginnings. If 2020 has taught… Read more Happy New Year! →
Welcome to the Aqua Cottage where we dream in colors inspired by the sea! Are you ready for the Holidays? Ready or not they’re here! Since my home is coastal… Read more Welcome The Christmas Cottage! →
Christmas time is here, it’s our favorite time of the year here at The Aqua Cottage! Are you ready to have a Beachy Christmas? Whether you live by the shore or your home is nestled inland, there are many creative ways to add a coastal Christmas theme to your current holiday decor. Seaside elements such as starfish and seashells in watery colors such as aqua blue add a freshness to your holiday decor. ***This post contains affiliate links, which means I may receive a small commission, at no extra cost… Read more Have Yourself A Very Beachy Christmas! →
Hello beach lovers, this post is definitely for you and for those avoiding the beach due to Covid-19 it may be somewhat controversial. ***This post contains affiliate links, which means… Read more Why The Beach Is Still Good For You During This Pandemic →
Hello! A lot has happened within the last 6 months! I bought my 1st home, and it’s a 1947 ranch fixer. Although it’s about 20 minutes from the beach, I… Read more A Sneak Peak Of My New Home! →
Happy New Year Everyone! Congratulations, we made it to 2020! It’s been a while since I have posted, but that’s because 2019 was full of challenges that followed right into 2020. First, my printer died or technically stopped printing in color. On the same day that I was given a new printer as a Birthday gift, my favorite (one and only) laptop died! I am not one to run out and impulse buy new electronics, so I tried to have it repaired only to learn that the hard drive was… Read more Welcome 2020! →
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Beach Cottage Style is discovering how to turn your home into a comfortable coastal style retreat. Following this simple guide will help you easily create a home that you love,… Read more The Ultimate Guide To Beach Cottage Style →
Today I’m going to do something different. I’m going to reveal 10 things about me you may or may not want to know, but hopefully you do. In my previous… Read more 10 Things You Didn’t Know About Me →
Life at times can be hectic. It’s easy to fall into the habit of self neglect. I don’t mean self care, but neglecting your mental well being. Spending just one… Read more 5 Reasons Why You Need A Day At The Beach Day! →
Be yourself; Everyone else is already taken. — Oscar Wilde. This is the first post on my new blog. I’m just getting this new blog going, so stay tuned for… Read more Welcome to The Aqua Cottage!! →