The #1 Tip for Taking Photos of the Inside of Your House

lights on and off

One simple change I’ve used over the years to get more even light in the photos I take of the inside of my house is to turn off all the lamps. In real life, I like the lamps on, but in photos, it makes the light seem weird. I am by no means a great […]

[Continue reading...]

Weekend Links to Inspire & Encourage


 A Classic and Timeless Kitchen // Dear Lillie   Industrial bar cart kitchen island // the art of moseying   “There is no normal and there is no perfect.” Negativity Online: An Essay Inspired by 200,000 Comments // Design Sponge   “You must have a room, or a certain hour or so a day, where […]

[Continue reading...]

Cozy Minimalists Unite!

cozy min

If you are living in an overwhelmed house but underwhelmed with your options to change it, you’ve come to the right place If you: love beautiful things want your home to feel cozy want your home to reflect your style want to create a cozy and stylish home without overspending and overwhelming a room with […]

[Continue reading...]

When You Love the Idea of Cooking

pork tenderloin

My mom was going to make chili for our family at our house the other night. Turned out she had to be somewhere that evening, but instead of postponing, she brought all the ingredients to my house and I made the chili. It was the most delightful dinner I ever had the pleasure of cooking. […]

[Continue reading...]

When You Need to be Reminded that it’s Worth the Trouble

Screen Shot 2015-03-09 at 8.25.57 AM

My parents bought a fixer-upper! They just kept the shell of the little 800 square foot house they bought. The put on a new roof, new siding, new windows and doors, new plumbing, new electrical, new-almost-every-thing but a beautiful, chippy, built-in cabinet….

[Continue reading...]

Weekend Links to Inspire & Encourage


Ninja Birthday Party // The Painted House French Inspired Bathroom Remodel, Carrera Marble Subway Tile, Hex Tile and a French Stone Sink // Dreamy Whites A Couple Leaves their Jobs to Build a House of Windows in the Mountains of West Virginia // This is Colossal Industrial Pipe Sliding Barn Door TV Cover // Liz […]

Related Posts with Thumbnails[Continue reading...]