Effortless Holiday Decorating Ideas You’ll Love for the Family Room

Welcome friends to my family room as I share effortless holiday decorating ideas with you! After many months of hard work creating our basement family room, we are so excited to actually celebrate the holidays in this space. So much so, that my eight year old placed a note for Santa upstairs to let him know that Christmas would be in the basement this year. Isn't that the cutest thing ever! As you can see we are excited to celebrate Christmas in our new family room! Certainly with all of the hustle and bustle it can be hard to find time…

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The Greatest Christmas Gift Ideas for Everyone on Your List

When it comes to finding the perfect gifts for everyone on your Christmas list, many people struggle with coming up with creative and meaningful ideas. This can be especially challenging if you are on a tight budget or if you don't know much about the interests and preferences of your friends and family members. However, there are several tips and strategies that you can use to help make the process easier and more manageable. These might include using social media and blogs for inspiration, considering the individual personalities and preferences of your gift recipients, and taking advantage of good deals and…

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How to Create a Cozy Home Office Library

If you're looking for ideas to create a cozy and functional home office library, you've come to the right place! For the past 8 weeks, we've been transforming an empty basement room into a cozy, dark and moody office. It's week 8 of the Fall 2022 One Room Challenge and it's reveal day! We're so excited to share our home office library with you. You're sure to also find ideas that you can incorporate into your home. In this post, we'll share some tips and tricks for designing the perfect home office library that is both practical and beautiful. From choosing…

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How to Use Caulk, Wood Filler or Spackle Like a Pro

It can be confusing to know when to use caulk, wood filler or spackle in home improvement projects. And what's the difference between wood filler and wood putty? No to mention, when should you use spackle? Clearly there are so many different products that are all meant to fill in holes or gaps. So it's easy to be a little confused when each should be used. Each of these products serve a specific purpose and with proper knowledge and techniques, you can easily tackle any project like a pro. Welcome to week 7 of the One Room Challange! If you’re new…

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How to Simplify Christmas Decorating with these Holiday Staples

Decorating for the holidays can be a fun and exciting time, but it can also easily become overwhelming. Let me share a few ideas that will simplify your Christmas decorating and make your holiday prep a breeze. That's why we suggest sticking with classic Christmas decor for a simpler yet still beautiful holiday look. Of course you can put your own spin on it, so your personality comes shining through. For example take a look at Steph's family room decorated for Christmas. She put her spin on Christmas but also incorporated these simple staples into her holiday decor. Just try these…

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25+ Unique Gift Ideas for the Entrepreneur and Business Owner

It's the first week of November and before you know it Christmas will be knocking at your door. Which means it's time to start thinking about gift ideas for those special people on your list. Are you struggling to come up with the perfect gift for the entrepreneur or business owner in your life? Look no further! We've compiled a list of 25+ unique gifts that are sure to impress any go-getter! You'll find gift ideas from practical to luxurious indulgences. In fact, many of these gift ideas will be great for any busy working adult. As entrepreneurs and business owners…

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How to Easily Install Picture Frame Moulding

Are you looking to add some extra flair to your walls? Installing picture frame moulding is a great way to elevate your space and add a touch of class to your walls. Don't let the task intimidate you - with just a few simple steps, you can easily install picture frame moulding in your own home. This post is sponsored by Ornamental.com, but all the opinions are my own. I am thrilled to work with this beautiful millwork. From contemporary to traditional home accent products, Ornamental has evolved into one of the largest decorative millwork companies in the United States. Ornamental…

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How to make a Beautiful Faux Tree That Looks Real

Are you looking for a statement piece for your home, but don't want to deal with the hassle of caring for a real plant? Look no further than creating your own faux tree! Not only do faux trees require minimal maintenance, they also allow you to customize the size and style to fit your space. While I love the beauty and vibe that real plants add to any room, I also knew in this basement office it would not be practical. So the solution is a faux tree. While there are many options for purchasing faux trees, however if you'd like…

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Mind Blowing Desk Makeover with a Modern Vibe

Who says a desk has to be boring? You can create a stunning desk makeover with just a few simple changes. It's week 4 of the One Room Challenge and we've made over a desk I picked up for free on Facebook Marketplace. When I first started making my design plan for Steve's home office I came across the Dolores cane desk at Pottery Barn. And I was in love!!! But not with the price. So I started looking at the possibility of building a desk. But I soon realized due to the high price of hardwood these days, it would…

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40+ Festive Fall Tablescape Ideas You Need to See

With the cooler weather, the beautiful change in the leaves and pumpkin spice everything, it's time to start thinking of the holiday season and my fall tablescape. One of my favorite things to do each fall is decorate my table. I love setting a festive and pretty table for my guests. Whether you’re hosting Thanksgiving dinner or just want to add a touch of fall charm to your home, these 40+ ideas will give you all the inspiration you need. There are endless possibilities when it comes to creating a beautiful table setting, so I've gathered together some of my favorite…

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