It’s that time of year again! Graduation parties are wrapping up, kids are getting those lists from their colleges on what they need to bring. Parents are getting super overwhelmed. I was there just last year so I know exactly how you are feeling and I am here to help! I am soooo excited to… Read More What to Pack for Dorm Living
Hilton Head Island is such an unique place to visit. I think you could come here every year for 20 years and still have new things to discover. For me it’s all about finding the balance between relaxation, shopping, eating and some tourist excursions. So I give you my favorite places to go on Hilton… Read More My Favorite Places to go on Hilton Head Island, SC
In honor of the new opening of the Ikea in Columbus, Ohio I would like to share with you my daughters Ikea desk. We bought this last winter at the Ikea in Cincinnati Ohio. It’s a large desk, almost 6 feet in length!!! The top was so long it didn’t fit nicely into the bed… Read More My favorite Ikea Desk
Welcome to Summer! We made it. Woot woot! Now it’s time to relax, put up our feet and enjoy the warm weather. What better way to enjoy the heat than with a refreshing beverage? I am sharing with you my favorite Summer cocktail, it’s called a Paloma. Warning, this one is soooooo good it may… Read More My Favorite Summer Cocktail – a Paloma
Today I would like to share my powder room with you. Oddly enough, it’s probably one of the only rooms in my house that is completely done! LOL. We just moved into this house last August and most rooms have something that still needs to be done. Especially since the week before we moved I… Read More House Tour: My Powder Room
Today I am sharing with you my Summer mantle. Last summer we bought this house and I have had to make some changes in what I use to decorate my mantle for the various seasons and holidays. Why did I have to make changes you ask??? Well this fireplace is over 11 feet wide, stone… Read More My Summer Mantle
A decorated office can make all the difference in a functional work space which usually results in a calm, organized and productive employee! We spend a lot of time talking about decorating our homes but what about the spaces we spend the most of the day at? Here is a photo of my office at… Read More A Decorated Office
Happy Mother’s Day to all the wonderful Mom’s out there. Today I am celebrating with a little laying around, a little decorating on the patio (I just can’t stop!) and ending the day with steak sandwiches and my favorite cocktail. YUMMMMM! I want to share something with you that I have been loving… Read More Happy Mother’s Day!
When we moved into our new house last summer the lower level had this ugly brown carpet. Honestly speaking, it was the kids area so wasn’t really high on the to-do list. Then our dog developed a ph problem in her urine. Long story short, she started using the basement family room as her own… Read More My basement carpet has got to go!
It’s not all that hard to lay a tile floor. I had never done it before and I don’t own a ton of tools. As long as you have patience, you can do it too! Step one, choose your tile. In my case we already had slate floors in a nearby powder room and… Read More How to Lay a Tile Floor