Photo by Better Homes and Gardens

Do you love vintage kitchens? I admit it, I do. They charm me with their details and character and the romantic notion of a different time. I thought since we are starting a mini remodel … Continue reading

Snacks and Cereal

I’d had it! I was tired of going to the pantry and not being able to find what I needed — digging through stacked cans and boxes, finding too many of the things I didn’t … Continue reading


Photo by The Huffington Post

The Oscars is a great night to invite guests for a viewing of the Academy Awards. I love the excitement, great movies and acceptance speeches. My favorite thing to do is watch all of the … Continue reading


Photo by Huffington Post

Last minute parties are some of the best I’ve hosted and attended. Growing up we hosted many parties with plenty of friends and neighbors to join in the fun. Now is the perfect time to … Continue reading

Linzer Cookies Opening

Quite often, you get an invitation for a Christmas party and you want to bring a gift for the host. As you start to wonder what to bring to impress the party-thrower, countless options run … Continue reading


Photo by Raw Silk and Saffron

The season of gathering and gluttony is upon us. We can hardly wait for those tried and true, long-awaited tastes and smells of tradition that fill the air with stomach growling goodness. In other words… … Continue reading


Photo by Atlanta Homes & Lifestyles

Can you believe November is here already? I’m so excited to start the holiday season. This weekend, I was reminded why I love shopping at HomeGoods, especially when sprucing up my home for the holidays. … Continue reading


Photo by From Scandinavia with Love

Jolynne, one of our Facebook fans, asked, “How do you decorate a lake house without borrowing beach house touches and avoiding cabin cliches?” I have one answer for you: Scandinavian design. I love the simplicity … Continue reading

Coffee Bean Candle Holder

Do you visit your HomeGoods store regularly? Did you know that the latest merchandise arrives weekly, so there’s always something new and fun to consider? If you think you might like a piece, make sure … Continue reading


Photo by Pinterest

One of our Facebook fans, Cordelia, asked, “How do you decorate a corner nook area in the kitchen without using a breakfast table and chairs?” Great question and I’ve got some creative answers to share … Continue reading


Photo by Your Home Only Better

I have to be honest: I don’t enjoy baking. But I do enjoy a pretty cake stand! I recently picked up a red cake stand from HomeGoods, and I use it for anything but displaying … Continue reading

HomeGoods Rooster Art

I live in Newtown, CT, where the rooster is a town icon. There are many suburban farms here, and recently, a rooster moved in down the road from my house. How do I know? Cock-a-doodle-doo! … Continue reading