Design and DIY

    Sun Room Reveal: Bringing the Outdoors In

    June 14, 2019
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    They say in design you can’t have good, fast and cheap. You pick two, which in turn means sacrificing the third. I learned this the hard way when sourcing outdoor furniture for my sun room. The good stuff wasn’t cheap ($3,000 for a wicker sofa) and the cheap stuff wasn’t good (In fact, it was utter garbage). I was almost ready to admit defeat when my sponsors (saviors) at Article introduced me to their expanded outdoor collection.

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    Coastal Guest Bedroom Reveal

    Another year, another rental property – only this time it’s on my own terms. No more unwanted dog encounters in the hallways and NO MORE KIDS YOGA! I have to admit, my apartment was…

    June 2, 2019
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    Keeping a Clean Bed with Pets

    The number one question I get asked on social media is: How do you keep your bed so white with Opal? Thankfully, she’s a fairly tidy dog but accidents do happen. (IE: The Explosive…

    April 5, 2019
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    How To Change A Showerhead

    I believe that there is a secret pact among landlords to keep their tenants cold and crouched by installing the cheapest showerheads on the market. Which is why switching to the Pfister Vie was…

    February 19, 2019
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    Decking The Hallways for the Holidays

    I grew up in a household where decorating for the holidays was a cardinal rule. For Thanksgiving, my mom artfully arranges Pilgrims and turkeys on her vintage hutch. For Valentine’s Day, a foil-heart wreath…

    December 7, 2018