Live Simply

Pretty New Pajamas and A Meditation Everyone Needs

September 26, 2019

Let’s begin with the pretty new pajamas I found at Target a couple of weeks ago. They are a classic blue and white striped pant and matching tank top. They are soft and so comfortable! They have this cute blue piping detail at the edge of the tank top. And pockets! I don’t believe I have ever had pajamas with pockets. When I walk around the house in the morning, I have a place for…

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Decorate, Home Tour, Living Room

Fall Living Room Tour

September 22, 2019

It has been awhile since I have posted. I know. I miss you, too. Today I want to share with you the fall touches I have made to our living room. I even have a couple of photos of my dining room. There is a little story there, so don’t go anywhere. THE LIVING ROOM This year, like every other year since we moved into our little townhouse, I decorated for fall. This year the…

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Decorate, Home Office

Home Office Makeover Week 4 Update and Final Reveal

August 4, 2019

Welcome to my Home Office Makeover Week 4 update and final reveal. For those of you that are new to the blog, I am making over an old dresser in my home office. I am also updating a few decor elements to make the space more cohesive and bright. Let’s talk a little about where we left off at the last update… WEEK THREE RECAP During week 3 I finally got new lamps. It has…

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Cleaning, Live Simply

Tips for Keeping Your Home Guest Ready

July 28, 2019

We recently had guests over to our home. We got the call about 15 minutes before they arrived. While waiting for our friends, I found myself doing the flight of the bumble bee. I was running around hiding clutter and quickly vacuuming up crumbs off the kitchen floor. By the time my guests arrived, I was a little sweaty, but the house looked great! We don’t have a dirty home, but we live just fine…

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Live Simply

Home Office Update + A Few Things I Love

July 23, 2019

You may have noticed that there has not yet been an update on my home office. Well….we got really busy with a few other things this weekend and it just didn’t happen. Oh well! Although the room isn’t done, I am enjoying it very much. The puppies are as loving it as well. Instead of focusing on the office today, I am going to share a few items that I am currently loving. CUCUMBER &…

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Decorate

Coastal Decor You Can Find at Ikea

July 18, 2019

This past weekend the husband and I made a trip to Ikea to pick up drawer pulls for my office. While I was there, I annoyed my husband by looking at all the new stuff. I think I picked up everything. I was surprised at the new items they had in the store. Ikea has introduced more traditional decor items in navy blue, white, and rattan. Today I am sharing all of the lovely coastal…

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Cleaning

Simple Tips for Cleaning Dirty Curtains

July 16, 2019

Have you ever opened the curtains at someone’s house only to have a pile of dust hit you in the face? If you have, you know that it is gross. If you have curtains and you don’t want dust hitting your friends in the face, then today’s post is for you. Curtains, much like ceiling fans and baseboards, are often forgotten during weekly cleaning sessions. Curtains are not quite like your bedding where they need…

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Decorate, Home Office

Home Office Makeover Week 3 Update

July 14, 2019

Welcome to my Home Office Makeover Week 3 update. For those of you that are new to the blog, I am making over an old dresser in my home office. I am also updating a few decor elements to make the space more cohesive and bright. Let’s talk a little about where we left off last week… WEEK TWO RECAP Last week was super busy. I finished painting the dresser and moved it back into…

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