Summer Sangria

June 23, 2011
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Down here in Texas we’ve been having a long spell of triple digit temps so icy beverages have been top of mind lately. One of my favorite summer cocktails to indulge in is sangria, especially … Continue reading




My White House Dream

April 27, 2011
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When my dh and I were married we wanted to decorate everything in white, black, and primary colors. Thankfully, everyone cooperated and as gifts arrived our color wishes were being fulfilled. Our first apartment, howbeit … Continue reading




All Aflutter Over Color

April 13, 2011
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I am all aflutter over springtime color. Pink, turquoise, yellow, green . . . I just can’t seem to get enough! Let’s take a look at some rooms decorated with these beautiful hues. Turquoise with … Continue reading




Pink is All Grown Up

April 6, 2011
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As I’m sure you are beginning to notice this week, pink is not just for little girls anymore! We are seeing pink in every room in the house. It really is retro! Are you old … Continue reading




I Need Flowers

March 16, 2011
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I need flowers! How about you? If you need a taste of Springtime color like I do, sit back, relax, and enjoy some photos from Country Living. If you breathe in deeply you can almost smell … Continue reading




White on White is Alright

February 23, 2011
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As you know I’ve had color on my mind lately. I’ve been to the paint store and I’ve searched on-line. I am finally getting closer to making my decisions for our three bedrooms and guest bath. Actually getting paint … Continue reading




Containing Counter Clutter

February 20, 2011
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Many people like to line up all their kitchen stuff along the countertops. This can look a little messy and disjointed.  I like to divide counter space into islands and groupings, instead of scattering pieces … Continue reading




The Beauty of Glass Jars

February 8, 2011
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I love glass jars because they are such a wonderful visual and versatile storage container. Jars come in a wide variety of sizes and shapes, you can use them with or without lids and you … Continue reading




Snow Day Organizing

February 2, 2011
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We have been shut in this week. Much of the country is experiencing a major winter weather event. Schools are closed. Even the malls are closed. What is a girl to do with an unplanned … Continue reading




A Tour of My Floors

January 26, 2011
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Every rug in my home is an HG rug. I thought it might be fun to take you on a tour of my floors! :-) I thought we’d begin in the living room. This rug … Continue reading




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There’s nothing like the holidays to play havoc with a weight loss plan.  Wondering how you’ll make it through turkey dinner without looking like you’ve been stuffed?  Here’s a few suggestions that I’m hoping will … Continue reading




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I recently styled a dessert table to showcase one of my lastest party collections! The entire theme was based around purple glitter trees and a plaque that I spotted at HomeGoods! I wanted to do something … Continue reading