2015 Year In Review… A Look Back


Where did the year go?! Another year here and gone. It feels like yesterday that I was putting together last years end-of-year recap... check out recaps from years past: 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011 2015 was another fantastic + rewarding year.  Highlighted with many firsts, it was an exciting + … [Read more...]

Decorating with Southwest Style

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Geometric patterns. Rich colors. Artisan-created goods. All characteristics that epitomize the aesthetic of Southwestern style. A mix of refined bohemian and Spanish styles, Southwestern decor incorporates warm hues + natural elements like wood, iron, and leather, making the beautiful, … [Read more...]

Schoolhouse Style Decor

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Only days till Christmas. Are you still hustlin' + bustlin' with shopping + preparations for the big day? Amidst the Christmas Craze, I wanted to share that I have a new post up on BHG.com about Decorating with Schoolhouse Style. It's never too cool to bring classroom style + decor into the … [Read more...]

10 Countertop Materials to Consider for the Kitchen

10 Countertop Materials to Consider for your KITCHEN!   Round up of material choices at www.JennaBurger.com

There is a lot to consider when choosing a countertop material for a kitchen. It can't just look fabulous - unless you never plan to use it... ...but factors like durability, maintenance, and cost also have to be considered.  For many homeowners, new kitchen counters are an investment and … [Read more...]

Kitchen Renovation: Choosing a Quartz Countertop

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Demo is complete. Hardwood floors are stained. Cabinets have been installed. Countertops are FINISHED. You heard me right... we have counters, which means we have a sink, which means we have use of a kitchen. YES! It has been a busy few weeks around our homestead, but the kitchen is … [Read more...]

Creating an Interior Design Plan + Mood Board

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A few weeks ago, I shared a few favorite tools that I use to run my design business + blog. All are must-haves to run my office efficiently (as possible, it's never perfectly smooth), but my main go-to day in and day out is my Intel 2 in 1 laptop + computer! From morning till night, this is my … [Read more...]

Faux Stacked Log Fireplace Screen

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2 weeks till Christmas, WHAT?! How can it be? Last week was so great with the Holiday Housewalk!  Thank you to those who toured my home and left such sweet comments - I can not tell you how much your kind words + thoughts mean. One part of the tour that I received a lot of happy comments on … [Read more...]

Kitchen Renovation: The Cabinets

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It's been about 2+ weeks since I shared an update on the progress of the kitchen renovation and A LOT has happened! Once the hardwood floors were complete and we were able to move back into our home, the CABINETS ARRIVED.  It was a very, very exciting day to say the least. For this kitchen … [Read more...]

Christmas Home Tour 2015

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Welcome! I am elated that this day has finally arrived.  I've been busily and excitedly preparing + waiting for weeks to give you a tour of my home decorated for Christmas...  And today is the day! I can not believe it is my 3rd year (check out 2013 + 2014) on the Jennifer Rizzo Holiday … [Read more...]

Christmas Mantel

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The Holiday season is underway - yay! Since Friday - the day after Thanksgiving - we've been hustling + bustling indoors and out decorating for Christmas.  This year has been a bit tricky with the kitchen renovation (walls are still being painted & the hardwood floors are still curing), but … [Read more...]