Photo by Meme Hill Studio

This week’s guest blogger is Amie Freling-Brown of Meme Hill Studio. She is also a regular contributor to our Happy by Design Pinterest page. Over the past 7 years, I have been fortunate to have a wonderful working relationship with two … Continue reading


Photo by HomeGoods

Are you excited for summer? I am! Let’s get busy sprucing up our bedding and welcome summer inside our homes. Whenever I create a bedding theme, I try to start with a neutral duvet or blanket. That … Continue reading

Lanterns/ pillows

Photo by Cathy Mortensen Design

“Home is how you make it,” and part of home is that wonderful outdoor space that makes home even better. Outdoor living is here and making it ours is how we like to live. How … Continue reading

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Photo by Four Generations One Roof

Living with four generations under one roof can be challenging on a variety of levels, one being space. We are going on seven years of our insane living arrangement and one of our keys to success … Continue reading


Photo by Cathy Mortensen Design

Life’s too short to live with dull boring things! So a little glitz and glam could go a long way to add some shimmer and shine to the humble abode. It’s time to put some bling … Continue reading

Home Sweet Home

Photo by Deb Wolf

It was time for a change. The oversized recliners were too big for our office space and were starting to look a little tired. My office space also serves as the bedroom for our grandson, “little mister,” when … Continue reading


Photo by HomeGoods

Walk into Gabrielle Blair’s home and you can see it belongs to a family who travels. After spending time in New York and Denver, Gabrielle and her husband relocated their family of eight to France … Continue reading

I Heart Ogranizing

Photo by HomeGoods

As a mother to three boys, Jen Jones of I Heart Organizing understands that life can be a bit chaotic. From running to baseball practice to helping with homework, she likes to stay organized so … Continue reading


Photo by HomeGoods

I can’t stop thinking about ways to decorate outdoor spaces. Whether you have a balcony or a large patio space, there are tons of ideas to incorporate color without overdoing it. I love going with a cohesive … Continue reading


Photo by Style MBA

My wedding is next month in Napa (more details here) and to prepare properly for my bridal shower, my sister and I stocked up on everything HomeGoods. From cupcake stands to picture frames we used … Continue reading