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Home Decor And Design: Tin Walls

One of my favorite things about old Victorian-style homes are the tin walls that are in certain areas. They look so timeless, chic, and, if you ask me, completely rad. Imagine how pleased I was when I saw the tin wall trend while exploring the Parade of Homes this year. That can only mean one … Read more Home Decor And Design: Tin Walls

Must- Have Home Theater Designs: Pass The Popcorn

I remember designing our home theater like it was yesterday. My husband and I always dreamed of a place that we could entertain guests and watch movies together as a family. I was even more excited when I found a vintage popcorn machine to go with it! If you have similar goals for your home, … Read more Must- Have Home Theater Designs: Pass The Popcorn

Say No To Nursing Homes With Granny Pods/Backyard Cottage (And Keep Your Family Close)

I’ll admit it, when my husband first approached me about building a “granny pod” in our backyard, I was admittedly a little skeptical. Why would I want this small house in my backyard? What exactly is there to DO with it? But after several long conversations, I am proudly a granny pod/backyard cottage convert. We … Read more Say No To Nursing Homes With Granny Pods/Backyard Cottage (And Keep Your Family Close)

Bad Ass Audio Room Ideas

If you’ve never considered implementing an audio room in your home, it’s something that I highly recommend you consider in the coming year. Not only do these specially-made rooms amplify the notes in your favorite song, but the amplified acoustics can actually improve your life.  I recommend checking out one of these incredible audio room … Read more Bad Ass Audio Room Ideas

Opposites Attract! White Cabinets Black Granite

I spend a great deal of time on Pinterest and I have noticed an interesting trend in home decor and design over the last couple of months: it seems like everyone wants to pair white cabinets with black granite! Personally, I love the look and have considered remodeling my kitchen with look of white cabinets … Read more Opposites Attract! White Cabinets Black Granite

Creative DIY Ideas For Kitchen Backsplashes That Don’t Use Tile

 I love the look of a pretty backsplash. It really does wonders in regards to completing a space. But have you ever thought about creating kitchen backsplashes that doesn’t use any tile at all? Believe it or not, it’s possible. And they look incredible! Here are a few of my favorite DIY kitchen backsplashes that … Read more Creative DIY Ideas For Kitchen Backsplashes That Don’t Use Tile