To all you die-hard Black Friday shoppers (which apparently starts on Thursday now?!), I wish you well. As for me, I will be sleeping in and cuddling with my boys.
Note: I originally wrote this post one year ago today, but never published it. My wounds from emotional shopping were still healing and I needed [...]
Here in Minnesota when the temperatures dip below freezing (and never seem to come back up again), I want everything around me to be as cozy as possible. I started eyeing the decorative pillows last week. We already changed out the throw blankets for faux fur throws. The pillows were next on the list for [...]
After five more gallons of paint and way too many hours on the top of an 8-foot ladder for the second time, I’ll never make that color mistake again. If I can, I want to spare you from making the same frustrating mistake. In this post, I’ll share the one thing you must do to [...]
The secret to a colorful home is fewer colors. You don’t have to use every color. You don’t have to use a lot of color. You have to use the right colors consistently.
Which colors are right is up to you.
What I want to show you today is how powerful a whole house color [...]
I’ll bet you have a strong reaction to color in your home. It either excites you or terrifies you. If it excites you, you have to be careful not to overdo it. If it terrifies you, you have to be careful not to under use it.
What is the right amount of color?
Well, that [...]
What does it take to style bookshelves? It pretty much comes down to the arrangement of two things:
Books + Decor
What goes wrong in a lot of cases is how those two things are mixed together (or aren’t mixed together). Yes, your books and decor should mingle on your shelves.
But if you [...]
When you think about it bookshelves are one of the largest horizontal surfaces in your home. They demand decorating and styling to look good, which makes them instantly intimidating.
So many shelves. Each shelf seems so big. It takes lots of things to fill a shelf. How do you arrange all those things, so it [...]
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