diy mural ideas to try today

Wallpaper is back in a big way and has been for quite a while now, but in true budget-conscious fashion, I love the idea of swapping expensive wallpaper for a mural/accent wall. Even if you don’t think you can draw or paint, I am convinced that anyone can create a mural. You just need a […]

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green and pink color combo

I am continually fascinated by color and how it makes me feel. Not to sound too dramatic, but it can lift my mood or make me feel completely depressed. Working on my latest design school assignment, I’ve also realized that I don’t like to pay attention to what matches together, per say. If I think […]

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How to beat the winter blues

“Here is a list of things that has continued to help me beat the Winter blues. No specific combination of things will work for everyone, but I hope that some of these ideas resonate with you and help you feel better, even if just for a few moments.”

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Studs Astray

  Over the past few months, I’ve been seeing so many great artists and makers really creating names for themselves locally and beyond, so I knew I wanted to learn and share about these strong women artists/ business owners. I had been seeing all these gorgeous stud earrings and necklaces popping up in local shops […]

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Book Review: Lagom-The Swedish Art of Living a Balanced, Happy Life

Over the past few months, I’ve been trying to make a conscious effort to simplify, slow down and find balance in my life, so I was really intrigued by the Swedish philosophy for enjoying balance in every aspect of life called Lagom, which means “not too much and not too little-just right.” This should be […]

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10 cool space-themed bedroom ideas

by vanessa gillis My kids’ bedrooms have always been a thorn in my side. For whatever reason, I can’t seem to get it right. I’ve pinned a million images and have an idea in my head, but I can never seem to pull it all together. I know, first world problems…Part of the reason I […]

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diy marble contact paper back splash

Our kitchen has been a consistent work in progress. First with painting the cupboards, covering the counters and now, the back splash. I still have daydreams about taking a sledge hammer to the cupboards and starting from scratch, but until that day comes…With much contemplation on what type of budget-friendly back splash to install, I […]

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