Dorm Room Style: Deck the Walls

It’s the time of year when cars are packed and dorm room essentials are hauled up many stairs to the cozy bunks that college students call home. Why not spend this school year in style? There is no rule that says dorms have to be drab. It’s time to deck the walls! Ruffle Quilt Set -- … [Read more...]

Pottery Barn Inspired: Living Room

The thing about a living room is that it’s truly a living room: it’s the room where all the living happens. It’s the space where we entertain, the room where we relax at night, where a family makes memories playing a board game or watching having a movie night. SO it makes sense for the style of … [Read more...]

Get This Pottery Barn Living Room For Less

Now that it is summer, it’s totally time to give your living room a fresh look. We love Pottery Barn (hello, so chic!), but can’t always handle the price tag. Here are 13 items that will give your home the Pottery Barn look for a much happier price tag: Baxton Studio Leather … [Read more...]

West Elm Living Room for Less

I ADORE West Elm. I could sit and drool over the catalog for hours - its the perfect blend of classic and modern. Sadly, a new West Elm Living room straight out of the catalog is NOT in the budget right now. Pity. Cause LOOK HOW PRETTY! That rug? Could you not just die? And the couch! The … [Read more...]

Pottery Barn Living Room for Less

I love looking through the Pottery Barn catalog and getting inspired! When summer starts to roll around, there's something about adding blues and some patterns inspired by nature that I just love!! Here's our inspiration. That leather coffee table alone is to die for: And here's our … [Read more...]

Grey and Teal Patio Makeover

Looking to spruce up your patio for spring? This is a great week to buy at Kohl's with this amazing bargain patio makeover!! Buy (1) Sonoma Outdoors Trellis Rug, 5x7 -- $79.99 (reg $119.99) Buy (2) Sonoma Outdoors Cambria Wicker Chair -- $160.00 (reg $399.99) Buy (2) Sonoma Outdoors Metal … [Read more...]

Cheap and Easy Fall DIY

Like many well-intentioned mommies out there, I always have fun schemes on the brain for sprucing up, decorating, or adding a pop of chic to the home. And with all that time I spend on Pinterest, you'd think by now I'd have a ton of complex DIY projects mastered. But the truth is, between … [Read more...]

Furniture Three Ways with Sauder

We have finally reached the point in the overhaul of our downstairs that we can start putting the new living room together! We've slowly been gathering pieces for this room - a sectional, a chair, a ginormous ottoman - and of course, our Edge Water Entertainment Center from Sauder. Up until recently … [Read more...]

Sauder Furniture: Affordable and Easy

We're not just redecorating our house, we're in the midst of remodeling the entire thing! A task that has consumed almost all of our free time the past year. We're loving the results, but the time crunch means filling our new space with furniture needs to be quick and easy. Lately we've been on the … [Read more...]