Holiday Entertaining Ideas…

As the season nears Christmas, you likely will be attending some soirees and gatherings with coworkers, friends and family. Planning a party can become extra stressful as you want to be able to have enough bubbly and food for the guests. I think a full menu is cool but there are other ways you can…

Z Gallerie has now opened in Milwaukee…

My city is on a come up with the new home decor and furniture stores that opened in the last year and a half. The newest is Z Gallerie at Mayfair Mall. I recently took a visit and purchased a few items and books. As always,  it’s nice to not have to drive to Chicago or other…

Some lovely outdoor spaces…

Lately in Milwaukee it has been very humid and hot. The last several nights have been 80 degrees which I love. I’m still saving to purchase my home in a few months so I put off jazzing up my patio space. Last night when I sat on the front porch and enjoyed the breeze, my…

Motivation Monday 6.6.16

There is something so happy about flowers in the home. Whether you opt to grab real ones from flower markets or your local grocery store or prefer some faux arrangements, flowers can make a space feel happy. Here are my flowers I purchased from AtHome. It’s actually two different bouquets but I wanted both colors…

A few weeks ago I went to West Elm in Milwaukee…

And boy did they have some goodies. Once I am done saving for the down payment on my home (buying in Sept), I cannot wait to go on a shopping spree. I am loving the gray mixed with cognac and wine colors… West Elm has been opened here for almost a year, it’s just my…

Homegoods is now open in Milwaukee…

Sorry for the unexpected pause and absense in my blogging. I’m still debating on sharing what happened a few months ago in regards to one of my blog posts. Until then, let me share some captures from the new Homegoods store that is located in the Mayfair Collection in Wauwatosa, WI, a suburb of Milwaukee….

Motivation Monday: Emerald sideboard revamp…

Hope you had a wonderful holiday. As you can see, things got a little different around here. I hope you like the new design of the blog. If you need to access the search, social media icons or anything else, just click the 3 lines in the upper right corner. Let me know what you…

Valentine’s Day DIY’s with Balloon Time…

I had so many plans to create fun decorations for Valentine’s day but crafters bought everything well in advance. Target and Michael’s were very picked over by the last week of January. Sooo that’s when you turn to fun Party Stores like Balloon Time. They have so many fun ideas to incorporate balloons in a…

My Christmas Home Tour…

This is overdue and please bare with the semi fuzzy images but here is a bit of how I decorated for the holidays. My tree is gaining more of a peacock theme each year. This year I added peacock feathers from Pier 1 which I love. I prefer over the top trees like department stores….

Target’s wooden ski ornaments…

I noticed a lot of instagrammers are using the wooden ski ornaments in their Christmas decor found in Target’s dollar section. I have it too and this is how I styled mine. Others from aeound the web… {Keep indulging….follow me on instagram, twitter, & pinterest}