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How to Throw a Stress-Free Birthday Party for a Large Group


My nine-year-old daughter’s favorite treat is the dole whips from Disneyland. So we decided to re-create it for her birthday party! It went perfect for the theme of the party, which was a float bar. 166 more words


Home Office Not Just For Function

A home office is not an impersonal work cubicle.

Make it a warm, inviting space personalized with color, artwork, rugs and memorabilia, as well as totally functional. 321 more words

Interior Design

Living Room Redo

I’ve wanted to paint the bricks/bookshelves in our living room since we moved to this house in 2009, but it’s such a COMMITMENT. You can’t go back after you paint brick, you know. 422 more words


Summer To Fall Back Porch

Well, I guess it is time to face the fact that Fall is just around the corner :(. I really do love summer! But I like to decorate for Fall too! 294 more words


My first post...one year later

Tonight, I found this blog that I set up a year ago with good intentions of documenting all the things that we did to make our bog-standard first home in to some sort of artistic wonder with only one income, two kids, a dog and a bit of creativity. 63 more words


All Lit Up

Hello all – apologies for the slightly messy look on the blog. The site was looking so out of date that I had to do something. 1,036 more words


How to: Choose a front door paint color

By Laura L. Benn

Give your home’s exterior an instant and easy makeover with these expert tips for painting the front door.

We all want our home to be a place that welcomes friends and family into the nest. 432 more words