Why live in the dark when it comes to your light bulbs! Did you know certain bulbs work best to light up your home? In the past, you’ve probably used Incandescent Light Bulbs. These bulbs come with an enticing low price tag and warm, inviting light; however it’s going to be LIGHTS OUT pretty quick! … Continue reading What’s the bright idea behind these light bulbs?
I’ve had a thing for china and linens since I was a little kid. There weren’t many daughters on my dad’s side of the family, so my mom ended up with all sorts of family heirlooms. Sometimes, she’d take me through the pieces and tell me the story behind each one, teaching me to turn … Continue reading The Art of Setting a Beautiful Table
Want your home to have a heART? Well you can’t spell heart without the ART! Decorating doesn’t always come easy, especially when you’ve got no idea where to begin. So as I always say, “Art is a great place to start!” Even the smallest piece of art can inspire the design of an entire room. … Continue reading Make Art The Heart of Your Home Decor
It’s no secret that a lot of common household cleaning products and air fresheners are toxic to our health, so I was so happy to discover an alternative method of freshening up my home. Inspired by a recent visit to a local yoga studio, all-natural, diy room spray is the way to go. After class, … Continue reading A Breath of Fresh Air, In Your Home
If you were to take a portrait of your house, could you capture what really makes your house a home? Maybe it’s the feeling when you’re first handed the keys. Or maybe the photo collage in your great room full of the memories you’ve made there. Perhaps it’s the smell of warm cookies baking in the … Continue reading What is a Portrait?
Mick Jagger once sang, “I see a red door and I want it painted black.” I find myself echoing his sentiments, but it’s not black I’m thinking. Yellow! Lime Green! Orange! If only a person could have a different color on every door. (Could they?) I faced quite a dilemma recently (a fun dilemma) when … Continue reading Paint It Joyful: Choosing A Door Color