Maison de Mings Blog

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.

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...