Halloween Home Tour

I must admit I love Halloween, and considering Halloween is tomorrow (and that I am a perpetual procrastinator) I figured I would finally share some of the little ways I added Halloween decor to our home.The front porch was all ready for Fall with my pumpkin obsession going strong and my mums finally blooming orange, so I just added a few little fun details! Like these

DIY Hot Chocolate Bar

One of my all time favorite treats for the holidays is hot chocolate.  I drink it pretty much every night during the Christmas season.  And what I love even more than plain old hot chocolate is a big hot cup with all the fixings!  Having a hot cocoa station is also a fun option for holiday parties and movie night gatherings!  This is why for

A Closet Makeover!

I used to run into the same issue every time I would get ready to go anywhere: the dreaded “I have no clothes!” feeling followed by the whiny proclamation.  Of course this statement would be made while staring at tons of clothes in my closet.  However the real problem was…I just couldn’t easily find my clothes!  If I couldn’t see them plain as day in front of my face it

Kitchen Improvement – Removing Cabinet Doors

As a renter, our kitchen is one of the most frustrating areas.  The kitchen in our current apartment is long and narrow with standard wooden cabinet doors, not exactly the light and airy space with open shelving that I dream of!  Unfortunately for renters there isn’t many options for making over a boring kitchen space.  It is not like I can paint the kitchen cabinets…therefore I

Thanksgiving Tablescapes

Thanksgiving is only four days away! Have you thought about how you will style your table?  Luckily for me, my mother hosts Thanksgiving every year, so I usually don’t have to think much about it.  However, this did not stop me from putting together a few tablescape ideas while recently at her home.  With help from my mom we created three different table settings by