Tuesday’s Tips: save money with these produce storage tips

Some takeaways I learned from Real Food Real Deals &;My Thirty Spot: how washing certain fruits like berries and grapes ahead of time can cause a negative affect on the skin and make them prone to bacteria so only wash when you get ready to eat them.  I also learned you should line berries in a…

Tuesday’s Tips: how to live with dated bathrooms

There are often times budgets and circumstances doesn’t allow us to do exactly what we want. If you rent, you’re limited what you can do but there are ways to live with awful bathrooms for a little money. Using wall and cabinet paint, adding new knobs, placing a larger shower nozzle, hanging decorative mirrors or…

Tuesday’s Tips: gift wrap storage ideas

I know what you’re thinking….a gift wrap storage post in April….where were you in December!! Well with wedding season here, there are a ton of showers to go to, engagement parties and even baby showers and birthday parties. It’s Spring cleaning time so now is as good of a time as any to get organized…

My DIY collabo with MagnaMagic magnetic paints

I recently collaborated with USA manufactured MagnaMagic to jazz up a piece of furniture my client had. Some may know but since January I’ve been working with an old client on her new home. It will be a 6 month project and multiple rooms. So far I’ve completed the little girls room which I will…

Closet inspiration including a cool use for pegboards..

I love seeing new ways to maximize space for a closet and interesting ways to organize in a pretty but functional way. Last night I was on instagram, getting my time sucked in a deep hole of following people, when I came across this room. The pegboard is used to hang outfits of the day…

Tuesday’s Tips: eliminate stress by having a hostess storage cabinet or drawer

I think the best thing you can do is have a hostess drawer, china cabinet, or closet that contains everything you will need to host an event. You would include itema like patterned straws, tablecloths and linen, napkins, napkin rings, table runners, unscented candles, gold or fancy flatware, cupcake holders and cake stands, wine glasses, basically…

Tuesday’s Tips: 3 closet/storage ideas to make life easier

You may not have enough drawer or closet shelves but if you have a bookshelf, simply scoot the decor to the side and double for folding sweaters or jeans. It’s best to color coordinate with the decor so it looks intentional… Summer is out so now is the time to make use of those cheap…

Have you seen this new closet reveal?

Head over to Pink Peonies to see the rest of this amazing bright closet space. I truly love it all especially the desk above and the chandelier. {Photos by Heather Telford}

Tuesday’s Tips: ways to organize and have more garage space

-Have a tall one car garage? Well maybe you can use some dead air to store another vehicle….or bikes… -turn the door area into a mudroom. The key is ensuring junk doesn’t enter the house. So keep a place for muddy shoes, garbage and have wipes or hand sanitizer to keep out germs… -Use painters…