Step-by-Step Fall Entertaining Guide

Fall is prime entertaining season. With the holidays around the corner, cozy indoor gatherings take center stage over casual summer cookouts. It’s this time of year that things might get a little fancier and, in some cases, a little hectic. Sometimes it’s hard to keep your head on straight while planning a party to remember. A few […]

Living and Dining Room Before & After

It’s that day! First, we talked though the plans and inspiration for this space renovation. Then, I shared the progress, and now, the reveal of the finished rooms! We had an unconventional renovation because we completely swapped our adjacent living and dining spaces. Dining Room Renovation Why would we do such a thing? Well, we […]

Trending: Your Kitchen Counter Space

At this same time last year, we were finishing our kitchen remodel (above). For close to 10 months (including the initial planning phase), our daily conversations revolved around all things kitchen, and, with several road bumps along the way, we were so thrilled when we could call the project complete! Over the course of the renovation, we […]

Before & After Modern Natural Nursery

I hope you’re as excited as I am! Today, I am revealing the finished nursery and I love how it turned out. You can see the original inspiration here and the planning here. We began with a very empty room. This room was a junk deposit/guest room ever since we moved in ten years ago. We […]

Wood Blinds Design Tips for Your Home

I really love the look of wood blinds. They have a vintage feel that also is very current and classy. Let’s talk about selecting the right ones for your home. Step 1: Select your size. You have a choice of 1″, 2″, or 2 ½” slats. My preference is the larger size—you get an incredible view to the outside—but […]

How to Choose Window Treatments for a Nursery

I recently gave birth to my first baby (a sweet boy!), and had a lot of fun putting together his nursery. I’ve always loved decorating, but since nurseries are new territory for me, I made sure to do my research before getting started. Today, I’ve rounded up what I learned about choosing window treatments that […]

Playroom Window Treatment Inspiration

Well, it only took my hubby and I five months, but our kids playroom is 98% finished! The only thing left to do is put up some window treatments. While the room is a playroom, we still wanted the whole thing to have a great design. We wanted the room to be able to grow with the […]

A Scrapbook of Kitchen Remodeling Ideas

I’ve written about our new mountain house before—we are redoing it because, although we love where it is, we aren’t crazy about the finishes. Ready for the before photo of the kitchen? It’s not very big, so we need to make sure it has adequate storage, but we also want it to feel open. I’ve […]

5 Tips to Make Cleaning Less of a Chore

Do you enjoy cleaning your home? Is that an odd question? We’ve talked about how we keep the window treatments in our home in top shape, and I’ll also fully admit that I have always loved a good cleaning session. The instant gratification you get from making the bed or wiping down the kitchen counter after […]