Kitchen

Get Your Dream Kitchen on a Budget

When Mohawk Home asked me to write a post about how to get your dream kitchen on a budget, I was beyond excited! I have now renovated two kitchens – one, a full-scale renovation; one, a minor renovation – on a…

Country Kitchen Décor Ideas

The kitchen is the place to be in my family! All major discussions (good and bad) happen here. It’s the place that homework and craft projects are completed, where neighbors stop in for a visit, and where we all pitch…

Kitchen Decor Trends to Watch

A full-blown kitchen remodel is often out of reach.  But a kitchen update is a simpler undertaking and can make a big impact.  We all know that trends in decor can shift quickly, but today I’m sharing some for your…

Sweet and Salty Valentine Treat

Valentine’s Day is almost upon us, though I’m not sure what happened to January!  We don’t really go “all out” for Valentine’s Day in my home, but I do enjoy making a special treat for my people to celebrate the…

Fabulous New Year’s Day Brunch Ideas

New Year’s Day is a day to rest, whether after a night of partying or just a busy holiday season, but it’s also a day to celebrate. Here are some fabulous New Year’s Day brunch ideas to ring in the new…

Affordable Personalized Gift Ideas at Target

Stumped while searching for a thoughtful (yet budget friendly) buy for last minute gifts?  No time or patience to fight the crowds at the mall?  No need to stress; we have the solution! We fell in love with these Etsy-esque monogram…

Ten Holiday Housekeeping Hacks

A messy home, impromptu guests and a daunting to do list of chores can kill the holiday spirit faster than a sold out sign on Black Friday.  Keep your sanity and housework in check this holiday season with our list…

12 Easy Holiday Baking Ideas

They’re here!  The holidays, that is… are you ready?  I always try to have a few treats baked up for drop-in visitors, hostess gifts, or to simply feed my crowd.  But let’s face it:  time is precious these days and…

Fun and Games: Kids Table Activities

Children bring a special brightness to the holiday and if you’re hosting kiddos at your feast this Thanksgiving, you’re in for a treat.  The “kids table” is a long-standing tradition in many homes and it’s easier than ever to make…