I’m Ann Drake

I’m very happy that you found me! In case you’re not sure what I’m all about, here’s the scoop. I share budget-friendly decor ideas, family recipesmy garden, free printables, and the occasional DIY project. I’m a Midwest girl from Ohio. I’m a wife, a mom of two, a grandmother of three, a daughter, and a friend. Here in Ohio, the changing seasons are a big part of everyday life, so I share seasonal inspiration as well. In 2013, I quit my day job to focus all my efforts on this website. Since then, the On Sutton Place community has grown to include 25,000 home enthusiasts, who put family first, and love making a house into a home.

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On Sutton Place

You can find absolutely everything on my homepage. The menu bar at the top reflects the categories, with links to more specific posts throughout the page. I literally have a charcuterie board of content, so I promise there is something for everyone. Click the link below to learn about the homes behind the blog, and so much more.


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What OSP Readers Are Saying

Yours is the only blog I have downloaded on my phone.
It’s part of my morning ritual to see what you
have posted. Thanks for all the great info on so many topics!
You make my day.

Love all the fresh ideas for changing up my decor. I especially love
using Mason jars in a variety of rooms…
and all the pretty colors available!
Thank you for presenting simple, beautiful ways to change
our decor that are easy and budget-friendly.

I find your blog always full of inspiring ideas.

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The Most Popular Free Printable
on the Blog

Since 2017, I’ve offered a free printable calendar to my email subscribers. It’s a 22-page PDF that includes a pretty cover page, an inspirational quote, monthly calendars, a daily planner, a weekly planner, a meal planner, a faith planner, and a page for notes. New for the 2023 calendar is a goal planning page.

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A Little Bit About Me

I’d rather be

in the garden

favorite pastime

watching tv

biggest blessing

my family

Favorite movie

Sense + sensibility

biggest goal

healthy living

favorite book

Coming home

I would love to hear from you…

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