Category Archives for "Beautiful Home"
It’s important to clean out gutters twice a year. Find out why, and how, below.
Drip, drip, drip.
That’s not normal. It’s raining, but… where is that coming from? You round the corner into your living room to see…
Big, shiny drops of water trickling in from the corner of the ceiling.
Great. Drywall soaked with rainwater, ceiling already mushy and yellowing, mold creeping down the wall in the very near future, along with a side of wood rot.
Guess what? This particular incident could have been prevented.
Instead of standing here, jaw agape, staring in shock at water pouring into your living room, you could have skipped this whole thing. That drip, drip, drip didn’t have to pierce your ears. How could it have been prevented? Here are a few options:
You’ve felt it before. Scrolling through your Pinterest feed, you stop momentarily on a pin of a beautiful kitchen, with perfect rows of chic baskets cradling the owner’s perfectly-organized kitchen tools.
You run to Target, drop some change on adorable baskets, get them all set up in your kitchen.
And they’re a wreck a week later.
“I just can’t stay organized,” you tell yourself. But you’re wrong.
By making just one little change, you can keep your home organized consistently.
No matter how many times you organize your home, you’re always tripping over clutter. Why?? For the love of whatever, why can’t you keep a clutter-free home?
Look, it happens to most of us at some point in our lives. The good news is that you can break the cycle of a chronically cluttered home. Here is a list of do’s and don’ts to help you get – and keep – a clutter-free home.
Does that phrase conjure up images of cheap paper skeletons, black and orange everything, and expensive animatronic lawn mummies?
It doesn’t have to.
In fact, you can create glamorous, understated fall décor by creating mashups of seasonal and non-seasonal décor pieces. As a result, your fall décor will blend beautifully with the rest of your home, providing a hint of fall. You’ll also save money by using some of the décor you already have.
We all have that one cabinet, closet, or drawer in our home. You know, the one that you throw yourself in front of when a guest reaches to open it. You’re so adamant that they keep it closed, they probably think you’ve stuffed a dismembered corpse inside.
Wouldn’t it be great if you didn’t have to be embarrassed by that junk drawer? That entry closet? That bathroom cabinet? With an organizational system and a little discipline, you can keep small spaces organized in your home.
Do you find yourself wanting to decorate for fall, but feel repelled by the kitschy, hokey feel of some traditional fall or Halloween decorations? Fear not, my friend. With a little planning and design know-how (Plus some serious Pinspiration!), you can easily create classy fall décor for your home.
Of all the seasons, fall seems to be the one that gets people most excited. Maybe it’s because of the striking visual changes that happen in nature during the fall.
The leaves turn to brilliant shades of red, gold, and auburn. The air gets a little chillier. And… it’s sweater weather, baby.
I love to usher in fall with a colorful, cheery update to the planter pots on my front porch. Here’s how I decorate pots for fall!
Do you ever have those moments at work where a completely avoidable wardrobe or hygiene fail threatens to derail your day?
Don’t let these events throw you off your game and ruin your day. Stock your desk with some supplies in advance, and you’ll be prepared for anything at work.
What if I told you that you could keep your house clean in about 30 minutes a day? You’d probably laugh and say, “Right. And the cast of ‘Full House’ is going to reunite for a spin-off.”
‘Fuller House’ aside, you actually can keep your house clean with just 30 minutes of elbow grease each day. I’ll show you how.
While travel itself is fun, packing and unpacking aren’t! Liquids restrictions on flights, obscene checked baggage fees, and the exhausting post-trip to-do list can make travel stressful.
Today, I’m sharing 3 quick tips for easier air travel. Oh… plus a bonus tip! You’ll learn: