Maison de Mings Blog

Denby - Apple Dump Cake

Denby - Apple Dump Cake
Are you hosting a family gathering this upcoming holiday season or did you volunteer to bring a dessert? You've got to try this EASY one-pot recipe!! 

English Dairy Slabs

English Dairy Slabs
You guys! Do you remember reading about Living Soul Pottery back in June? Wyatt is so incredibly talented and I feel so honored to be featuring his work again for the holidays.

2019 Christmas Decor - Must Haves!

2019 Christmas Decor Must-Haves!
Do you love decorating for Christmas? I'm not usually one to purchase new seasonal decor, but this year I have came across some of the best finds and had to share with you!

Harvest Hot Chocolate

Harvest Hot Chocolate
Anyone else love a warm cozy drink on a cold night? Whether you are spending the evening in or having guests over for a fall party, I wanted to share my favorite Harvest Hot Chocolate recipe with you! It is the ultimate comfort drink to be enjoyed through autumn and winter. 

Farm Life

Farm Life
When we moved our family back home to Southern Illinois finding a property with room to grow was key. My husband and I both grew up on family farms and we shared a strong desire to teach our children responsibility and instill a strong work ethic.

French Soaps

French Soaps
I first fell in love with French soap when we visited Provence nearly 7 years ago. Since then, I've never been without it in my home. My family uses it daily and I love displaying it in our kitchen and bathrooms.

Neutral Cleaning Supplies

Neutral Cleaning Supplies
My home décor is mostly French inspired and I loved the idea of finding a few neutral products that would fit in with our lifestyle and décor.

Vintage Studio

Vintage Studio
Do you have a creative space? When we purchased our home, we were fortunate that it had a built in spare room off the garage. This multi-purpose space has been used for storage, as a workshop and now a creative studio.

French Farmhouse Fall Porch

French Farmhouse Fall Porch
This was the first season to decorate our front porch and I wanted to share how we incorporated French Farmhouse style. 

Cooking with Sertodo Copper

Cooking with Sertodo Copper
We've been cooking with copper for quite a while now and I wanted to share my husband's Roast Chicken recipe with you. Not only is copper the perf...

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.