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Must Have Monday: Thanksgiving Arrangements

It’s the final countdown before Thanksgiving, and the last thing I do is get my flowers ready for the table.  Once again I’m inspired by the work of Putnam & Putnam, and the idea of arranging flowers in unexpected vessels that you can find around the house.   149 more words

Home And Decorating

bewitching the apartment

Call it needing another hobby or nesting, but I couldn’t resist adding some fall flair to our apartment.  I refused to spend more than about $30 for some decor; that ruled out buying more than three things from… 400 more words


Let There be Light!

And preferably pretty ones!  I am quickly learning lighting can make or break a room and is a relatively cheap way to transform a space but has a TON of impact. 160 more words

New House

Favorite Throws

Is it becoming all too clear that I love fall? There are so many reasons to! Not having to be bikini ready for another 9 months, wrapping up in an amazing throw blanket, binge watching Hulu with a glass of wine (or a hot Starbucks bev). 73 more words


Because I'm all about that BASE!

Everyone knows the base and anchor of any room is flooring so I have decided to share a few inspirational yet realistic flooring photos, which may be at the Holt house in a few short months! 71 more words

Home Decor

Wishlist 2015/2016

  • The Gia bed from Crate & Barrel. I’ve been looking for the perfect bed for about a year now. I originally wanted a classically crafted canopy bed but changed my mind.
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California Cuisine & Table Talk

We are visiting friends here in California, where we lived for 3 years before moving to Texas. We stay with several different couples, not wanting to ruin out our welcome (which we probably did a long time ago, but they are way to nice to say anything) 681 more words

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