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

Upper Cabinets 1b

Photo by I Don't Know How She Does It

Kitchen decor doesn’t always come first in our list of priorities and, more often than not, a beautiful flower arrangement or a couple of jars will suffice our eyes. For those of us that have lower … Continue reading


Photo by Joan Kosmachuk

I love the use of mirrors outdoors and have been planning to incorporate a few into my shady backyard garden. When I spotted this mirror at HomeGoods, I knew I had found the perfect match to … Continue reading


Photo by Cathy Mortensen Design

I always like a pretty powder room for family and guests that visit, so it’s nice to freshen them up once in a while. It doesn’t take a lot of time or money to make … Continue reading

Indigo Blue 2

Photo by I don't know how she does it

Among other tones of blue, indigo is on the top of the color list for this spring season. Often used in nautical themed rooms, this beautiful and elegant color can also be found in Japanese style decor, … Continue reading

denim in decor - make your home feel as comfortable as your favorite pair of jeans @HomeGoods #DesignHappy

Photo by Ralph Lauren

Denim can be romantic, rustic, dressed up, dressed down and almost always has a story to tell. For me, it was the perfect choice to bring the colors in our family room together and hint … Continue reading

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Decorating with wall art is an easy and an inexpensive way to update a room. Many times, I like to cover old canvas picture frames with either wallpaper or fabric. Wall art can be anything … Continue reading

Inspired By This

Photo by Sterling Social

Hollywood’s biggest night is this Sunday, February 22, and it is one of the most anticipated for movie lovers. During this grand event, the film industry honors some of the year’s best cinematic achievements. For me, a “Best Picture” is a movie … Continue reading

Fashion to Furniture: Pastels

February 6, 2015
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Photo by Style MBA

Pastel tones are an instant mood lifter when it comes to fashion and decor. During the winter I love adding hints of pastels (light blues and blush tones are my favorite) into my home furnishings. … Continue reading

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Photo by Cathy Mortensen Design

Now that winter has settled in, it’s time to curl up around a crackling fireplace. But sometimes that beautiful focal point in the room isn’t so nice to curl up around. Living with “weeping mortar” brick, … Continue reading