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Design Mom Book Giveaway…

My amazing friend, Gabrielle Blair just launched her first book today! Author of the popular blog, Design Mom and founder of Alt Design Summit, Gabby is incredibly creative and you are going to love her book, Design Mom: How to Live with Kids (A Room-By-Room Guide). It is filled with tons of inspiring home and organizing photos, and I am sharing a few of my favorites in this post.

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Host an Easter Egg Hunt…

We have everything you need to host an awesome Easter Egg Hunt for the kids! From giant polka dot balloons to tableware and craft supplies, start planning your Easter festivities now! We styled this Easter Egg Hunt for HGTV and the featured is filled with ideas, recipes and free printables! See the full Easter Egg Hunt post here.   Shop our Easter goodies here! Download the


Nothing Down About It…

Help us celebrate World Down Syndrome Day by remembering to treat those with differences just as they want to be treated, like equal human beings. Because the lives and well being of individuals with special needs are just as valuable as everyone else’s. These beautiful angels deserve to be celebrated and loved like any other “typical” child. Meet Oakley, the girl behind the blog Nothing Down About

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St. Patrick’s Day SALE!

How do you celebrate St. Patrick’s Day? The weather is so perfect here, it’s always fun to get together outside in the neighborhood for a potluck (with green beer, of course). I’m thinking of all of the green options for what would be fun to bring: guacamole, artichoke dip, veggie tray with all green veggies..or of course, green cupcakes! If you’re having a party or get-together,

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New Art Prints in the Shop…

We are oh-so-excited about these gorgeous new art prints we just added to the shop! I stumbled upon the beautiful work of Scarlet & Gold on Instagram and fell in love! These prints will be perfect for your home or office! You know I love pineapples. This is pineapple art print is no exception. Fancy gold foil flamingo. Yes please. How pretty would this be on a flamingo


Modern Holiday Decor…

Shutterfly just keeps coming out with new products and they are oh-so-amazing! One of the latest and greatest? Custom Wrapping Paper! While you could do something super cute with photos of your children, I opted to create a graphic, modern Christmas tree print and I think it turned out so fabulous! This wrapping paper is thick, high quality glossy paper and I can’t wait to make


Traditional Holiday Mantel…

Are you ready for holiday decorating? I can’t wait to get moved next week and pull out all of my holiday decor! I always design/create a few new things each year and I’m sure this year will be no different!  This project is certainly inspiring this year’s decor! You may have seen my last post where I shared the first style, which was glam, white and


Gorgeous Glam Holiday Mantel

It’s that time of year to start thinking about your holiday decor! We usually put up our Christmas tree right after Thanksgiving, but we will be moving that week so it will have to wait a little longer! We recently styled One Mantel, Three Ways for DIY Network including some easy, fabulous DIY projects you can make at home. Today we are sharing our first mantel


Custom Wood Wall Art…

If you aren’t familiar with Barn Owl Primitives, you should be! Kristi Quill, the designer/founder creates beautiful typography wood wall art and I absolutely adore her shop. One of her latest designs, wood dominoes caught my eye on instagram because I am obsessed with numbers, or should I say obsessed lucky numbers. My lucky numbers typically originate from birthdays (mine is 7.11.77) and so I had


Thanksgiving Decor + $200 Shutterfly Giveaway…

Simple design. It’s what I love. I created a few new Shutterfly projects to add some Thanksgiving decor to our home this month. As you know, I love designing plates on Shutterfly and these “thankful” plates were super simple to create. You can easily make them in minutes like I did, or customize your own with names, etc. Here’s how to do it: Visit Shutterfly, scroll down


New Thanksgiving Goodies…

We are so excited to announce the arrival of our new thankful pillow covers + t-shirts! We worked with our friends at August Ink to make these limited edition items for the Thanksgiving season! Show how “thankful” you are our adorable shirts that are available in gray with black print or dark brown with white print! Find our “Thankful” Pillow Covers + Shirts here in


The Black and White Striped Wall | The Reveal…

If you know me, you know that I am obsessed with black and white, in particular black and white stripes. I like them all ways…you name it. Diagonal, rugby stripe, horizontal, vertical… So, when I realized the back wall of my new shop office really needed something to make it interesting, black and white stripes immediately came to mind. I knew they would be the