3 tips for creating your perfect She-Shed

August 8, 2017

Maybe you just want to create a little space that is all your own. One that is perfect for relaxing. Reading. Creating. Photo by French Country Cottage You want to create a space that inspires … Continue reading




5 Styling Tips for an Eclectic Bedroom

July 17, 2017

As you know from my last post, I recently moved to a new apartment in Pittsburgh. Let me tell you, it’s been so much fun designing and decorating my new space. (I also love that … Continue reading




5 Simple Summer Bedroom Refreshes

July 6, 2017

Oh, summer… how I love you. With sunshine-filled days and warm evenings out under the stars, I always enjoy making subtle changes to decor to let all that summer light in. Today, I am talking … Continue reading




Pretty in Pink: An Apartment Refresh

June 20, 2017

After almost two years, I decided to do a small makeover at my daughter’s apartment. I wanted to add more life and incorporate her favorite colors into the space. First, I changed the sofa for something … Continue reading




A Patio Remodel, Just in Time for Summer

June 13, 2017

Summer is here, and my patio remodel is complete! A few months ago, we decided to give our side yard a new look, and we managed to pull it all together, just in time for summer. … Continue reading




5 Ways to Spruce up a Living Room

June 9, 2017

The warmer weather has arrived and we are finally hoping to spend some time at our camp this weekend. Last month I shared my friend’s lakeside deck and how we spruced it up for summer; today, … Continue reading




4 Tips to Add Color and Style to Your Porch

May 24, 2017

As soon as the weather warms up, one of my favorite places to decorate in my house is my side porch. It’s directly off my dining room, so over the years I’ve spent many afternoons … Continue reading




Update Your Outdoor Living Space for Summer

May 1, 2017

With summer just around the corner, I wanted to update this outdoor living space with fresh new accessories from HomeGoods. This seating area was previously dressed in colors from fall, so it was ready for a … Continue reading




5 Tips for a Cozy Guest Bedroom

April 19, 2017
5 Tips to Create a Cozy Guest Bedroom - guest bedroom decorating ideas

Two years ago, I repainted a guest bedroom in my house. I then added basic decor items: a rug, bed linens, lighting, curtains, and so on. The room was usable, but never felt completely finished … Continue reading




5 Tips for Getting Your Patio Ready for Spring

April 7, 2017

The sun is shining, the birds are singing and the daffodils are peeking out to welcome spring. As you step outside to enjoy the sunshine, I am sharing a few tips for sprucing up your outdoor … Continue reading