interior design trends 2018

10 Hot Interior Design Trends for 2018

A new year brings with it new design trends.  What better way to kick off your New Year than to set some design goals for yourself.  We have some very ambitious goals of our own this year with some serious renovations planned for our home.  We got off to a great start over the holidays […]

3 Easy Steps to Decorate your Christmas Tree

What a week it’s been!  As if this time of year isn’t busy enough, losing a week to being sick really didn’t help my Christmas prep.  I am super glad I managed to get our tree up and fully decorated before my little hiatus.  Our Christmas tree tends to be the focal point of our […]

Christmas trends

Christmas Trends – 12 Hot Christmas Tree Ideas

Well Christmas is definitely in the air!  Christmas is such a magical time of year, especially for those of us lucky enough to have little people running around to share it with.  I love all the decorations, the baking, the festivities.  But the kids…they are the ones who really make it special for me.  My […]

Wood Floor Tiles – A Great Flooring Solution

I am happy to report that we have made some good progress this week!  We’ve been busy little bees, sourcing lighting, flooring and other home decor goodies.  Slowly but surely, we are pulling together the final details for our rapidly approaching bathroom renovation.  As I spent time researching for this phase of our reno, I […]

bathroom lighting

21 Best Modern Farmhouse Bathroom Lights

The first phase of our home reno is quickly falling into place.  Super exciting!  The vanity for our main bath arrived on Friday which makes it all seem so much more tangible.  Although as always, one step forward sometimes means a step or two back.  There was some damage to the back of the vanity […]

IKEA decor

10 Most Popular IKEA Decor Products

Who out there doesn’t love Ikea?  Its super affordable, easy home decor and simple storage solutions are pretty commonly found in most of our homes.  Let’s be honest, who hasn’t had something from Ikea in their home at some point in their life since college?  Interior designers and homeowners alike, love IKEA decor. Admittedly I […]

reasons to renovate

15 Reasons To Renovate Your Home

Love it or list it?  How many of us have asked that very question about our home?  I know we have many times over the years.  We went through a spell just a couple of years ago, when we really felt the push to move.  We even went so far as to list our house […]

A ghostly Halloween treat…a great fall finale.

Look out parents, here comes Halloween!  Another kid centered, overly commercialized, consumer based holiday is nearly upon us.  But who doesn’t love it, all the candy and treats?  Everything else seems to take a backseat this week to the frantic prep work for this holiday, especially if you have kids. Last minute costume prep, school […]

girls bedroom decor

Girl’s bedroom decor DIY

Hello fellow design lovers!  Despite my best intentions, back to school this year has been CRAZY!  Between work, sports, lessons, parent-teacher conferences…it’s hard to find time for anything else.  My personal short term design goal for the fall was to redecorate my daughter’s bedroom.  It was supposed to be a quick, easy project to update […]

kitchen organization ideas

16 Amazing Kitchen Organization Ideas

The dreaded drop zone.  We all have one, let’s be honest.  I don’t mean by your front entrance, where you temporarily set things down as you’re coming in the door.  I mean in your house.  That spot…or spots…where good organization intentions come to die.  It’s that place you set things down and think “It’s just […]