The Floor Lamp Conundrum

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Sometimes I make things way more difficult than they should be. Oops. Some people also think a floor lamp is a floor lamp.  Alas, my friends, ’tis more than that! I have been on the hunt for the perfect floor lamp to place on the right side of the couch to balance the side table […]

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Curtains on a Budget & How to Customize

Adding curtains to a room seems to instantly pull it together.  Although they can absolutely skyrocket in price for custom draperies, there are a ton of affordable options that are easily attainable. Instead of searching for that perfect pattern to match an already completed room, one of the best ways to finish it off and […]

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Living Room Progress

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The living room is making great progress and has the biggest purchases done.  Other than a couple minor renovations, it just needs the finishing touches like art, curtains, mantel decor, etc. This room has phenomenal natural light but is an awkward shape.  It is narrow and has two doorways which restrict where the couch could […]

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How to Prioritize Home Updates

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When we first started discussing buying our first home I had huge dream of something that needed a complete renovation.  A huge fixer upper project.  He, on the other hand, wanted something already finished and move in ready.  We struck a great balance with our house now with some cosmetic updates being needed but nothing major […]

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Try Mrs. Meyers Hand Soap for FREE!

Grove Collaborative

I am psyched to share a special treat today! For me, one of the most important parts of running my home is using environmentally products.  Mrs. Meyers hand soaps are always stocked in each bathroom and at the kitchen sink.  They keep my hands soft and smelling great and I can trust it’s entirely safe […]

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Home Updates (plus a new rug!)

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Exciting things happening this week with more home updates! Although the living room is far from done decor wise (nothing on the walls or surfaces really) it has a cozy couch, rug, and coffee table. Finally having a place to curl up and relax is what is making this house a home.

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