Little snippets around my home…

If you follow me on instagram, these will be familiar to you. I have painted my den’s wall black and hung my Ikea picture ledges and floating shleves. That gold frame which holds my degree, is from the goodwill. I’ve been going there often with hopes of finding ornate frames to paint. My luck hasn’t…

Tuesday’s Tips: The Best Fabric for Kids and Pets

Have you ever fallen in love with a sofa or couch but got worried that it will be destroyed by your kids or pets? Kids and pets are a great factor to consider when choosing the fabric for your sofa and other household furniture and fittings. Imagine what would happen to your sofa if you…

Design Tip: Keep pets out the kitchen with this trick…

I am a cat owner and though she has free reign to go almost anywhere, one place I want to limit is her kitchen presence. For the most part, I’ve trained her to stay at the edge but to keep her out, I think using a nice fun patterned fabric as a curtain can do…

Pets on Furniture…

I came across the coolest feature on a design blog ever. Monday’s Pets on Furniture from Desire To Inspire blog. Readers submit their photos based on a few requirements and they’re posted on the site. I love animals and have a cat of my own so I know how funny it is to capture them…

October is here…which means Christmas is in a few weeks..

Is it me or did the summer fly by, September was gone in 2 eye blinks and now it’s October? It’s like the holidays are literally around the corner and Christmas will be here in no time. Here are some snippets of my office. I changed some stuff around and added new decor like this…

Home Life: My accessory table pt 1

Today I am sharing a little bit of homelife with you: my jewelry/accessories table. I hope you enjoy. I am trying to bring some more personal snippets to the blog. Anyone who knows me knows I love me some fashion jewelry. Dainty? Not my thing. Unless I pile dainty rings on multiple fingers and layer…

Pet friendly bath stations and mudrooms…

At the parade of homes Monday, several houses had cute stations for pets. Most were combined with mudrooms or laundry areas. I think these ideas are great uses of space especially for large dogs. You can easily wash them without dealing with buckets.. In one of the rec rooms, they had a little “dog house”…

Summer Weekend No.1

I hate when wordpress messes up and deletes my post when I’m uploading. That’s basically what happened. Anyway the summer is flying by and it just got started so I want to ensure I commit to a summer bucket list and enjoy the days. I’m not retyping everything from the original post but this weekend…

If you want dark hardwood…think twice…

Today I want to share snippets of my cousin’s house. She and her husband have done majority of the diy projects themselves to cut costs. One of the first things I noticed was the gorgeous bamboo hardwood floors. After praising them, she quickly said how much they show dirt, hair and everything else. She informed…

Wedding Season is here…

Now is the time to get ready for wedding season. Whether you’re planning a wedding and reception or bridal shower, these ideas are sure to inspire you… Arranging tables under a cherry blossom tree or an area of a yard or park with a pretty flower garden, can have an impact on the look of…