Maison de Mings Blog

Masculine French Den

Masculine French Den
Our den has been a work in progress since we moved into our home last year. Originally, it had bright red walls, white carpet and lacked character...

Fence Makeover

Fence Makeover
Many of you know, we have been focusing on exterior renovations. One of the last outdoor projects on our list has been to stain and seal our backyard fence.

Roofing with TAMKO

Roofing with TAMKO
If you are considering a new roof, listen up! I'm going to share 4 TIPS that made all the difference in selecting the perfect shingle manufacturer and shingle color for us.

Jumbo Pekin Ducklings (Meyer Hatchery)

Jumbo Pekin Ducklings (Meyer Hatchery)
Our girls love to interact with their new ducklings. They’re intelligent, fun and so enjoyable to watch. 

DIY Herringbone Concrete Makeover

DIY Herringbone Concrete Makeover
I have been dreaming of making over our small concrete slab off our breezeway for over a year!!

Transitional Summer Tablescape

Transitional Summer Tablescape
I'm all about decorating on a budget! To do so, one of my best tips is to bring the outdoors inside. These stunning hydrangeas are from our gard...

DIY Sheep Barn ft. HomeRight

DIY Sheep Barn ft. HomeRight
Our Olde English "Babydoll" Southdown sheep are finally here!! We spent so many weekends preparing for them and I wanted to summarize all the details of our sheep barn for you! We love all things DIY and knew we needed a shelter to protect the sheep from...

Sunjoy Outdoor Fireplace Review

Sunjoy Outdoor Fireplace Review
If you've been following along for very long you know we have been working on updating our outdoor patio area. We started with staining our deck and pergola and have been adding new outdoor accents and features along the way. 

House Copper

House Copper
Do you collect vintage copper or cook with it in your kitchen? I've been collecting vintage copper for quite some time and I love displaying it in our kitchen. I've only recently came to recognize the health benefits of cooking with copper though.

LARSON Storm Door Reveal

LARSON Storm Door Reveal
Are you considering updating your outdoor living space? Sometimes the smallest transformation can have the biggest impact. 

Living Soul Pottery - Dairy Slabs

Living Soul Pottery - Dairy Slabs
Do you have a favorite item to collect or love vintage ironstone? I'm always looking for unique items for my home and when I found Living Soul Po...

Provence Travel, Part IV - How We Traveled

Provence Travel, Part IV - How We Traveled
Next up in our Provence Travel series is "How We Traveled." We always fly into Marseille so we are close to The Luberon Valley and rent a car for ...