Design and DIY

    Form and Function: Finding the Balance

    February 24, 2020

    In a perfect interior design world all televisions would resemble art. Toasters would be the jewels of the kitchen. And tissue boxes would no longer be sequestered to the bathroom. Thankfully in my short three years as a blogger, many companies answered our prayers. Give us form and function! Which is exactly what my friends at Scotties have done with their wide selection of facial tissues.

    So when they reached out and told me they had an entire line of Classic Blue boxes to complement Pantone’s Color of the Year, I jumped at the chance to incorporate them into my home. Tissues that double as decor (in my favorite accent color)? Sign me up!

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  • Travel

    The Maison Living Co Airbnb

    Nestled among pine trees safely guarded by Cathedral Ledge, sleeps the Maison Living Co airbnb. With a facade of glass windows overlooking the quiet woods, it waits patiently for it’s next guests to arrive.…

    December 4, 2019
  • Design and DIY

    Preparing a Guest Bedroom for Company

    It’s October 28th – only one more month until Thanksgiving and two until Christmas. In the past, I’d show up to holiday parties with store-bought cookies that I arranged lovingly on a platter to…

    October 27, 2019
  • Lifestyle Travel

    Amawaterways Rhine River Cruise Review

    I’ve never been one for grand adventures. My bucket list doesn’t consist of faraway places and the word wanderlust doesn’t strike a particular chord with me. At the risk of sounding boring, I’d much…

    August 12, 2019
  • Design and DIY

    How to Change a Doorknob

    Do you want to know a secret? Magic doorknobs exist. The kind that transport you to another time and place. Like the wardrobe from Chronicles of Narnia minus the white witch and talking animals.…

    July 3, 2019
  • Design and DIY

    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
  • Design and DIY

    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