Why I Choose Affordable Furniture

sauder chair

One of the things that bugged me about our last home was when people would say it looked like a display. Not the “oh, it looks really well put together” kind of compliment, but the “sweetie, don’t touch that, you might break it” kind of comment. I would always tell visitors that nothing in my […]

Plaid Love

how to use plaid in your home

After finishing my parents’ family room makeover this week, I started thinking about those hideous blue and yellow plaid couches. My mom tried “gifting” them to several people, but no one took the bait. But then it got me thinking… sometimes plaid is a GOOD thing. Actually, plaid can be pretty down right awesome when […]

How to Use Whimsical Wallpaper

tips for using whimsical wallpaper

I love wallpaper. There’s just something about a bright, bold, or fun pattern that really sets the tone of a room. Whether you use it in small spaces like a bathroom or laundry room, or a big space like a bedroom accent wall or dining room, wallpaper can really wow. So here’s 15 gorgeous whimsical wallpaper designs […]