Happy Friday once again! Today I’m going to show you how to make a fun and easy laundry bag for your long weekend giveaway, but first, a travel month wrap up. August is nearing and end, so this is the last day of travel month, but have no fear, there will always be more travel tips and destinations featured on Twin Stripe! Thanks to Alison, Kim of The Made Thing, Susannah of Feast + West and Jess of 26 and… Read more »

A porch is essential to a home in the South. We fell in love with the sweet little porch on our 1950s bungalow when house hunting. The previous owners left a worn bistro table and set of chairs on the porch when they moved. Not wanting to have an empty porch, we left them there for two years. Over my staycation, I grabbed some paint and gave the table and chairs new life. The table had a natural wood top, but was… Read more »

I hope you all have a wonderful long weekend. Did you have any special plans? I spent an amazing weekend in Asheville, NC with Chad, my parents and my younger brother. We had beautiful weather and enjoyed spending time together. I took my first trip to the incredible Biltmore Estate, the largest private residence in the U.S., visited a few new breweries and hiked in the Blue Ridge Mountains. It was the perfect way to spend Independence Day weekend! My mantra for a… Read more »