Earth Day is such an incredible opportunity when it comes to parenting. Sometimes I honestly feel like I don’t know how to combat the overwhelming forces of smartphones, social media and television (even for myself), and it’s almost a relief to have a day specially dedicated to talking about, interacting with, and learning about our [...]
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Room of the Day What Makes it Good: I just love a sweet bathroom. The pastel colors in this little powder room make this one super cute. The bold use of black next to the pinks is charming. Then I love the pale blue stripes on the light fixtures. So if you are looking [...]
My daughter Prentiss had to do a project on a biography that she read. Her historical figure was the late great Albert Einstein. Her project? To create a board game that teaches you and leads you through his life’s timeline, travels and accomplishments. Well to say she got crafty is an understatement. We spent an [...]
Room of the Day What Makes it Good: Bedroom lighting is so important. It should be a priority right form the get-go when designing a bedroom. In this room not only do they have multiple built in spot lights, but they have several other ceiling lamps at varying heights, which makes the room glow. What [...]
I never get tired of seeing IKEA hacks. I am always so impressed and inspired by all the creativity of people taking IKEA products to the next level and making them theirs. As much as I love the price and design of IKEA. I always think it just looks like everyone else’s but then I [...]
Room of the Day What makes it good: The eclectic mix of materials. For example, the wooden shelves against the white brick, the bright and brassy hardware against the cast iron shelf holders, the matte finish on the cabinets along side the shiny black of the oven and hood, the speckled dark floor and [...]
This fabric makes me happy. It makes me smile. I feel so good whenI see it. Mr. Josef Frank had quite a tool box of talent that used all kinds of colors and whimsical patterns and shapes. To me so many of his fabrics celebrate Spring like nothing else. So welcome th season by celebrating [...]