Justin Timberlake Launches a New Home Collection, HomeMint


This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of HomeMint. All opinions are 100% mine. A few weeks ago on my Facebook page, I mentioned that I had just read an article that Justin Timberlake was about to debut a home decor line.  Yes, the former boy band member of the 'N Sync has left the … [Read more...]

Outdoor Sculpture Made From Trash

Sculpture From Trash

I hope you had a wonderful weekend!  It was a half rainy, half sunny weekend in my neck of the woods, so I took the opportunity to do some thrifting with my mom on Saturday and then some major DIYing on Sunday.  I actually worked on about 6 different DIY projects and am super psyched to share some … [Read more...]

Staircase Makeover: Filling Holes and Staining Treads

Staircase Makeover Phase Two

It's almost been 2 weeks since I posted about the stair makeover, but don't think I haven't been hard at work.  The staining took quite a long time and not because it was difficult, but for another reason - keep on reading.  Anyway, I can officially say that the staining is complete and I am at the … [Read more...]

Creative Vision Board: Bold Modern Office

Turquoise and Green Modern Office

Happy Wednesday!  Thanks for stopping by to check out my latest Creative Vision Board.  This new series that I started 3 weeks ago, has been a lot of fun to get my creative juices flowing and keeps me "in-the know" & "up-to-date" on new furniture, accessories, and decor that's available across … [Read more...]

Create Your Own Succulent Arrangement

Succulent Arrangement

I'm a sucker for succulents, but have always been hesitant to get them because I don't have a green thumb and most arrangements are pretty pricey (keep on reading and you'll see)! Recently, on my quest to bring the outdoors in, I finally got the courage and set out on search for a pretty … [Read more...]

Creative Vision Board: Serene and Sophisticated Bedroom

Serene Sophisticated Blue & Green Bedroom

I've been super psyched for Wednesday to arrive so I could share my newest, latest, and greatest Creative Vision Board.  After last week's Red Hot Eclectic Living Room board started off the series, I was hard at work conceptualizing and creating my latest "room". If you're new to this Wednesday … [Read more...]

Staircase Makeover: A New DIY Venture Begins

Removing Carpet Strips

One evening late last week, the Mister and I found ourselves without something on our to-do list, so we finally embarked on the staircase project that I posted about 2 weeks ago.  It took longer than expected to start this project, but I needed my man's muscles and braun to assist on the beginning … [Read more...]

Inspirational Teen Bedrooms: Roundup


With a plethora of interests, hobbies, and sometimes messy habits, a teens bedroom can often be a challenge to design. Some parents (and their kids) would rather just close the door to the often unsightly views, but many want to leave the door open to show a well-designed room that reflects their … [Read more...]

Creative Vision Board: Red Hot Eclectic Living Room

Red Hot Eclectic_Creative Vision Board

As you hopefully know, my blog is all about inspiring you through design and decorating ideas, tips, and do-it-yourself projects.  To further inspire you, I thought it would be fun to start a new series called Creative Vision Wednesday, where each hump day I will create and share a new Creative … [Read more...]

Happy Mother’s Day: Treasure the Moments


I wanted to take a few minutes this morning and wish all of the mom's out there, a very Happy Mother's Day!  Being a mother is the most exhausting, yet rewarding and gratifying part of being a woman. While it's only 10 a.m. on Sunday morning, we've already had 2 meltdowns, a  temper tantrum, a … [Read more...]