The fact that I had to come to work in -8 degree temps is just…

…Disrespectful. Happy MLK Day. Are you at home, volunteering or working today? The temperatures have me wanting to do nothing else other than lounge on the couch watching tv & curling in bed reading magazines. Today is the kind of day you go all out cooking a huge breakfast, because you can… Chocolate chip pancakes…

Pretty Ikea textiles plus artwork hanging tips…

Such a cozy outdoor area and the vibrant colors make all the difference… I like the botanicals with mirrors anchoring the fireplace. Sidenote, I am over on Zatista.com giving my advice for hanging artwork. Please check it out here as well as their site for beautiful art like these below. {Images via}

Cutesy his & hers decor items that’ll make great wedding gifts…

I love coming across fun sayings on decor items and since it’s wedding season…I think a cool gift is something his & hers. How adorable are the above pillows? Something like this would make for great wedding gifts. If you can find words to iron on a pillow or decals for glassware. The bottom pic…

Instakrush: The Home Depot

Home Depot’s instagram page is on point. They have such a nice patio and outdoor living set ups for the perfect inspiration. I love those planters at the bottom done with bricks I believe. And who doesn’t love vintage marquee lighting signage. Follow them on @HomeDepot.

Tuesday’s Tips: outdoor pillows can be used indoors too

It’s something we often forget but just because a pillow is intended for outdoor purposes doesn’t mean you can’t use it indoors. In Target over the weekend I saw such bright cushions and immediately thought about how they could help liven a space indoors for cheap. You see, dpending on the store, outdoor cushions are…

What type of decor pillows do you like?

I love pillows. Especially ones with texture and patterns. Sequins & jewels preferred. Do you prefer pretty colors or jazzy bedazzled pillows? {Via Inside Avenue or Bandhini}

Tuesday’s Tips: Painting Pillows Tutorial

I want cobalt blue pillows….and I’m not paying over $100 for them. I am frugal and cannot justify paying $400 for four pillows. And when browsing a lot of these online stores….I see that price range more often than I’d like. Actually it isn’t uncommon to see pillows at $150 price range. As a matter…