We live in a an age where sometimes I feel like our house is getting smarter than us. Ok, not really, but there are just so many fun technological advances in creating a home that works for you. Over the last year, I have been doing some research on “smart homes” and testing out some products in our home. Initially, it was our touchscreen door lock, then it was wi-fi controlled lightbulbs for the basement. And now, managing the outdoor Christmas lights is my newest automation adventure (because I forget to turn them on or off all the time!) But then there were problems…
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So today is part II of my holiday home tour. Last week, I showed all of our new decor in the foyer and dining room. For the living room, I have kept to the traditional red and green color palates. I still feel like I have some work to do for next year, but I […]
I am so excited to finally share some of the finishing touches in our bathroom renovation! It has been a long wait and we are almost there to reveal the entire newly designed guest bathroom, but today I want to share one last special touch that I think brings the modern sophistication and the vintage appeal together perfectly.
If you have ever tried to stamp candles, it isn’t as easy as it looks. However, this method will have you personalizing candles with names, milestone dates or your favorite quote in just a few minutes! Today I am sharing a really easy way to use tissue paper to transfer designs onto candles. Although I […]
It’s been a little while since I’ve joined my friends for a seasonal decorating tour, but I am so excited to be joining in the Come Home For Christmas Tour! Today, I am sharing our fully functional and Christmas decorated foyer and dining room. It’s a big change from last year!
It’s the most wonderful time of the year! I think we can all agree that the holidays can get overwhelming at times, right? With all there is to do and see, a little bit of planning and organization can go a long way to making sure you enjoy the season, not just survive it.
We are so close to finishing up this bathroom renovation, that I almost can’t stand it! The awesome power of paint in a makeover never ceases to amaze and, frankly, I love that it is a budget saver. I have painted several furniture pieces but this is our first painted bathroom vanity and I will share some tips along with the new and improved version of this cabinet.
This Carrot Cake Cupcake recipe is so moist and delicious, with just the right amount of spice. Topped with a creamy cream cheese frosting and filled with pineapple, nuts, raisins, and carrots, you might want to make extra.
A big thank you to Lighting Connection for providing the lights for this post! All opinions are my 100% my own and I only share brands I truly believe in. We are sprinting towards the finish line in the bathroom makeover. I won’t lie, paint clothes have become the norm and I may have cried […]