Organizing toys for function in a family home can be a major challenge, but there are ways to keep the kids happy and still keep your home beautiful and uncluttered. One of the best things that ever happened to me was living in a very small townhome, apartment and duplex. These smaller spaces forced me to take a closer look at the toys that we needed and wanted, where to store them and a system … [Read more...] about Toy Storage Solutions for Busy Family Homes
Today I am sharing picnic essentials for a romantic or family outing, like picnic basket/bag options, picnic food ideas, ways to find beautiful places to picnic near you and some fun games/activities once your bellies are full. Enjoy! With warm weather comes my unusual devotion to being outside. I prefer to be inside my home, but when I do go out, I love to be able to make a day of it. Since I … [Read more...] about Picnic Essentials for a Romantic or Family Outing
Greenery can add a pop of color and bring the outdoors inside. I love to see green, and I also know I am bad at keeping plants alive, so faux plants are a must for me. Check out these affordable faux plants and trees for your home. I just bought a for my home and love how it has added to the room. This page contains affiliate links for your convenience (which means if you make a … [Read more...] about Affordable Faux Plants and Trees for Your Home
I have three small children and before I made the leap into DIY projects, I figured it was impossible to get anything done with little kids. In some ways I was right, but in many ways I was wrong. I want to share helpful tips on how to tackle home improvement projects with young kids. Share the plan with the whole family. Change can be hard on kids who thrive on routine and … [Read more...] about How to Tackle Home Improvement Projects with Young Kids
Use Popular Minted Art to Inspire Your Next Room Design! One of my favorite things about designing is being able to play with colors. Today I want to show you how you can build a room around the colors in a painting. I will take one of my favorite paintings below (Peonies in a Vase) and design a room with those colors. I picked out the main colors in the first two paintings below as well, so you … [Read more...] about Use Popular Minted Art to Inspire Your Next Room Design
JOIN ME FOR FIVE DAYS TO A HAPPIER HOME CHALLENGE Are you a radical homemaker? To know if you are or not, you need to know what a radical homemaker is. A radical homemaker is changing the traditional perspective on the word homemaker. They are challenging the widely accepted paradigms and re-writing their own definitions of what homemaking means. For the hand that rocks the cradle Is the … [Read more...] about Are you a Radical Homemaker?