Best New Product Awards {recap} + Giveaway


A little over a week ago, I took a quick trip to NYC for the Best New Product Awards hosted by Better Homes and Gardens, along with BrandSpark.  Even though I was in New York for only 24 hours, which felt like 1 hour, it was a fun-filled, entertaining, and exciting day.  Let me share a little … [Read more...]

Avoid the Zebra Stripes

Small Wall - Adhesive Backed Paint Sample Boards

...on your walls. What am I referring to? You know, those moments when you can't choose a paint color for your walls and you paint color swatch, after color swatch, and all of a sudden your wall looks like a zebra.  Is there a space in your house like that?  How long has it been like that … [Read more...]

WIN My Blinds

WIN Bamboo Shades at

I hope you had a nice weekend!  The Mister and I went away for the weekend to the Berkshires in Western Massachussets, sans kids.  It was so relaxing and a much needed break.  Anyway, I'm back today, totally refreshed and excited to give away something good! Not a new car, sorry.  But instead … [Read more...]

10 DIY Projects Using Burlap + Giveaway

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I've made quite a few projects using burlap and coffee sacks, so obviously it's a favorite material of mine.  It's unique feel and look give any decor piece or creation an added depth and texture that an ordinary cotton or equal doesn't. Burlap can really be used for anything!  From wreaths to … [Read more...]