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Farewell 2017, Hello 2018

What a year it was! 2017 was a crazy roller coaster of a ride and I’m sure most of you are happy to bid it adieu. As much as I’m excited to finally be in 2018, I still like to look back at the previous year and see how far I’ve come. Here’s my little recap of 2017 and what I’m hoping to achieve in 2018: Read More

Getting Organized: Creating Achievable Resolutions for the New Year

We all do it. Start out on New Year’s Day with a list of resolutions that you know you are going to finally achieve. This is the year you finally live your best life! But then, inevitably, you find yourself slipping and come February 1st, you don’t even remember what your goals were. It’s not your fault. It’s human nature to become overwhelmed by lofty goals and feel lost when you don’t know how to reach them. Have no fear! I’m here with my tips for not only setting achievable resolutions, but actually reaching them. Read More

Seasonal Style Guide: Brightening up Your Home to Survive Those Gray Winter Days

Winter is upon us and here in the Northeast that means short, cold, dreary, gray days that we are just trying to survive until Spring decides to bless us again with her warm winds and beautiful flowers.

Everything seems to lose its luster in winter. Color drains from the world, even in our homes. My brightly colored quilt that I keep on the back of my sofa gets traded out for a dark burgundy fleece blanket. My flowering plants are dormant for the winter, the dark green leaves are all that’s left. It’s easy to see why so many people feel down during the winter months. There’s nothing cheerful to look at!

So how can you add some winter-appropriate accessories to liven up your home? Here are my 3 favorite winter decorating tips to help you survive these dreary days: Read More

Gifts I Want to Give My Home This Christmas

I’ve checked my list (twice!) and my home was extra good this year. It deserves a bundle of presents for being so great. Here’s my list of gifts that every home deserves to get on Christmas morning: Read More

Design Style Guide: Boho Chic

This month’s Design Style Guide is all about the decor of the modern-day hippie: Boho Chic. This relaxed style focuses on a spiritual connection with nature through patterns, fabrics, and calming colorways. Read on to learn all about Boho Chic: Read More

Seasonal Style Guide: Trimming Your Tree & Decking the Halls

Thanksgiving has come and gone and that means it’s officially time to put up your Christmas tree (or trees because one isn’t enough)! What’s trendy this year in holiday decor? Read on to see three style ideas for trimming the tree and decking the halls: Read More

Seasonal Style Guide: Thanksgiving Tablescapes To Wow Your Guests

Thanksgiving is just a week away! You’ve sent out the invites, planned the menu, and the turkey is ready to be roasted. But have you planned your table setting yet? No other holiday centers around the dining room the way that Thanksgiving does and a well thought out display will make a big impact on your guests. If they’re going to spend 5 hours sitting around the table, you want it to look good! Here are ideas for three different tablescapes you can pull together in time for dinner: Read More

Design Style Guide: Moroccan

This month’s Design Style Guide is all about the exotic, iconic style of the country of Morocco. Moorish architecture, beautiful jewel tones, intricate patterns, and hand woven fabrics all combine to create a warm, romantic, and luxurious feel. Read More

Getting Organized: Rework Your Kitchen & Own the Holidays

The holidays will be upon us before you know it and that means baking lots of goodies and cooking big, delicious meals. A properly organized the kitchen will have you breezing through your to-bake list and maximizing your free time to enjoy with friends and family. Read More

Seasonal Style Guide: Halloween Decor That’s Chic Not Cheap

As you all know, Fall is my FAVORITE!

Absolutely, hands down, this is the time of year I love the most. Pumpkin picking, apple pies, and Halloween decorations all make me feel like a kid again. What’s more fun than turning your home into a haunted house? (Nothing, that’s what!) But Halloween decorations aren’t exactly… stylish. So how do you celebrate without turning your house into one of those pop-up Halloween shops? Check out my tips for putting together stylish, not cheesy, Halloween decor: Read More