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A Quick & Easy Bedroom Update

I’ve shared recently that I’m in the process of redoing my bedroom. While I’m not fully there yet, there’s still a few DIY’s to accomplish and, no biggie, those dang walls to paint, I have been able to squeeze in a few small changes that pack a big punch. One of my favorite pieces in… Continue reading A Quick & Easy Bedroom Update

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Mother’s Day Gift Guide Series: Volume 3

Ok, last up in the Mother’s Day Gift Guide series: The Perfect Hostess. We all know (or have) those moms who have an uncanny ability to make others feel welcome in their homes. They’re the ones who always have their guests’ favorite drinks on hand, or set that amazing tablescape for family gatherings, or just… Continue reading Mother’s Day Gift Guide Series: Volume 3

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Mother’s Day Gift Guide Series: Volume 2

In my experience, pretty much any kitchen item makes a perfectly acceptable Mother’s Day gift. Pot holders, coffee cups, aprons; all good. On a side note, when I was young, I gave my dad a coffee mug every single Father’s Day for about 10 years. The wonderful and sweet pop that he is, he still… Continue reading Mother’s Day Gift Guide Series: Volume 2

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Font-ed House: Choosing a typography print

So, in framing up the artwork for my bedroom gallery wall the other day, I decided I am sorely in need of a typography print. I looked at my collection and it all felt a little too…pretty. I need something with hard lines, bold shape, classic Helvetica for gods sake! I love how typography adds… Continue reading Font-ed House: Choosing a typography print

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Peel & Stick: My favorite sources for removable wallpaper

As I mentioned recently, I am going to be adding a removable wallpaper accent wall in my bedroom soon (hopefully). This will be my second foray into the popular renters’ solution for boring walls, and I’m super excited about it! Earlier this year I wallpapered a small nook in my kitchen, post to come, and… Continue reading Peel & Stick: My favorite sources for removable wallpaper

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A bevy of blush beauties

While I was in my pink mind frame yesterday, dreaming about my pink bedroom walls and wishing I had a pair of rose-colored glasses, I started thinking about all the other places in my apartment where I could incorporate that oh-so-lovely shade of pink, blush. I know the color is really popular right now, especially after Pantone… Continue reading A bevy of blush beauties