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Guest Picks: Outdoor Summer Fun for the Kids
Summer is the time for fun and frolicking every day. It’s hot outside, and while it is nice to cool off indoors, I feel guilty keeping the kids inside all day long playing video games or watching TV. Get your own little ones’ imaginations revving...
Guest Picks: Cake Stands Worth Drooling Over
Dessert won’t be the only delicious-looking sight on the table when you set out one of these footed cake plates
I’m one of those people who like to eat dessert first. But if I can’t, dinner isn’t over until dessert is served! Dessert is one part of the meal that everyone looks forward to. And considering the amount of time it takes to bake elaborate cakes...
Guest Picks: 20 Chandeliers to Jazz Up Any Room in the House
Recently I’ve noticed that the one thing lacking in my house and the new houses I’ve been touring around town (yes, I’m house hunting) is a focal point in each room; there’s no interest or detail above eye level. I love the idea of having a grand...
Guest Picks: 20 Ways to Add Love to Your Home
Valentine’s Day is approaching, and it brings out the love and hearts everywhere we go. But I think love should be celebrated every day of the year. Here are a few ways to bring out the love in your home. Whether it be a small throw pillow or a large...
Guest Picks: 20 Ways to Add Sparkle and Shine to a Room
Although the holidays are coming to an end and it’s almost time to ring in a new year, I like my house to hold the same sparkle and shine as it does during the holiday season. While you don’t want to overdo the glitter and sequins, it’s nice to...
Guest Picks: 20 Little Touches to Make the Guest Room Cozy
The holiday season is prime time for guests to come from far away to visit you and your family. While you go about your day-to-day routine at home making breakfast and having family dinners, your guests need to feel welcome, and these little touches in...
Guest Picks: Decorative Tableware to Be Thankful For
Reap gratitude from the whole family by setting out these thoughtful place cards, decorations and more for Thanksgiving
Now that we're well into fall, it's time to think about hibernating inside, baking pies and watching the leaves turn. And Thanksgiving is just around the corner. I just love setting and decorating a beautiful table for Thanksgiving. For many it's the...
Guest Picks: 20 Ways to Display Your Jewelry as Decor
If you're anything like me, you've collected a ton of jewelry over the years and the last thing you want to do is hide it away in a jewelry box. It's almost like a toy box: You never really know what's hiding down at the bottom unless you dump the whole...
Guest Picks: Create a Kid-Friendly Study Space
For my three kids, my daughter being in grade school, the homework is starting to pour in. I am on the hunt for the perfect items to create a kid-friendly study space for her to do her work. A little short on space, I've considered everything from a lap...
Guest Picks: Craft Room Nook Reorganized
I've always wanted a craft room, and this year I finally made the guest room into a craft room. The kids' projects were starting to overtake the dining room table, so now there is a separate place for all of the crafts to live. My kids love to hide out...
Guest Picks: 20 Finds for a Delightful Picnic
Summer is the perfect time to head outdoors and enjoy a meal with your significant other, family or friends. You can do it right in your own backyard, in a park or at the beach, and then watch the sunset. Be prepared for every al fresco dining experience...
Guest Picks: Enticing Entryway Finds Under $200
The entryway to your home is the first impression, and we all know that it's hard to erase that first image. Make your entryway enticing by adding a table to corral clutter and a seat to welcome guests to stay for awhile. Or if you're short on space,...
Guest Picks: Kid-Friendly Outdoor Seats and Tables
Make a backyard or deck fun for the whole family with furniture that's sized just right for little ones
As the weather starts to get warmer, my family and I are starting to spend more time outdoors. It's nice, but we're also in need of some new furniture for the kids to use. I've been looking at all kinds of options and have come to the conclusion that...
Guest Picks: Cookie Jars
Over the holidays, I had so many cookies in the house and nowhere to store them except ugly Tupperware containers. Then I went on the hunt for the perfect cookie jar to not only add whimsy to the kitchen counter, but also store the beloved treats. I've...
Guest Picks: Decorating With Animals
The last few years have been all about owls everywhere you look. While I love the wise old owl, I'm ready to move on to the next big thing in animal decor. This season I'm seeing foxes, wolves, peacocks, elephants and hedgehogs take center stage on everything...