No matter the size, we're always looking for ways to make a room appear bigger!  Introducing mirrors - of any size and in any room - will give the illusion of a larger space, as well as providing visual interest + depth. It often seems like with decorating, there are rules to follow to create a … [Read more...]

My Favorite Space + Get Your “Love It” Moment

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I hope you're having a great week so far!  The Creating a Meaningful Home series is well underway and each home story so far has been incredibly inspirational - are you enjoying the series? Let's chat today about home improvement + DIYing (as an verb)...  Not every project is a success (I've had … [Read more...]

Creating an Outdoor Living Space

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I don't know about you, but around our homestead, it takes a solid 3 weeks to get the outdoors prepped + spruced to enjoy for the coming warmer months ahead. As the final piles of snow melted only a little over a month ago, work began on Summerizing the exterior.  FINALLY after many trips to the … [Read more...]

5 Ways to Revamp a Laundry Room on a Budget

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It's been a week since I shared my revamped laundry room and load #7 was just finished & folded. The new space that took me a weekend + $200 to complete has been a gamechanger for how I feel about doing laundry. Laundry has always been my nemesis. I can't say I love it now, but for the last … [Read more...]

Simple Spring Mantel

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Goodness the last 2 weeks have been crazy busy.  Spring arrived, and off we went... sports, activities, it doesn't stop!  I have a slew of projects that I want to share with you (and I will, no worries) from the living room makeover + more, but I haven't had 2 seconds to pull it all … [Read more...]

Living Room Makeover {Resources}

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  disclosure: I collaborated with a few of my favorite companies on this makeover including Minted, World Market, and Valspar Paint.  I reached out to them & I am truly thankful that they believed in me to showcase their awesome product(s) for this room redo!  All items were chosen by … [Read more...]

Eclectic Style Kitchen + Living Room Tour

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Last year I had the opportunity to work on a kitchen renovation project with a client and the result was incredible.  I recently was asked to return to make some updates to the living room and I'd love to show you the before & after of each space. The house is very charming & unique with … [Read more...]

Planning + Creating an Art Wall

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It's been over a month and there's been nothing but crickets on the progression of the living room makeover (2 months to be exact). I guess you could say that I lost my momentum with many other things going on...  By this time last year, I had tackled a slew of diy projects + 2 room makeovers.  … [Read more...]

Freshen Up The Home for Spring

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Yes, there is still snow on the ground.  Yes, the temps are still only in the 30s.  But it's officially SPRING! It has been a looooong winter with a cycle of sickness that our party of 5 can not seem to break out of.  Thankfully, with 50s in the forecast for later this week I am feeling happy + … [Read more...]

How I Get Inspired + Finding ‘Me’ Time

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Disclosure: The post is part of the social shopper marketing insight campaign with Pollinate Media Group, All You, and Real Simple but all opinions are my own, #pmedia #SpringintoMeTime” Happy Monday my friends!  It is early, early on this first day of the week, … [Read more...]