Decor

Bathroom Makeover

Bathroom Makeover

I’ve shared many of the rooms from our new house but I never thought I’d have a bathroom that was beautiful enough to feature on my blog. If you remember about a month ago, I shared some before photos of the pretty mundane space. Today it looks completely different and […]

TV Room

TV Room

Couch c/o / Rug / Basket / Pillow / Lamp When we bought our house, Anel knew right away that he wanted to turn a portion of the furnished basement into a man cave. This would be his space in the house, a space where he could watch a game, […]

Formal Living Room

Formal Living Room

Rug + Pillows c/o Lulu & Georgia One of the first things people say when they come into our house is, ‘why do you have so many living rooms’? The answer is, we have one formal-ish living room (this one), a sun room for morning coffee and puppy snuggles, and […]

How to Prepare for Guests

How to Prepare for Guests

Since we’ve moved to the ‘burbs, all of our city-folk friends constantly ask us if they can visit. We, of course, love it because we get to hang with our pals on our turf, and they feel like they’re getting a country getaway. As someone who is new to hosting […]

Bathroom Makeover (Before)

Bathroom Makeover (Before)

“The Before” When we bought our house, we knew there were some problems with it that we would have to fix over the years. Most of them were not problematic enough that we were in a rush to get them done. That being said, I’ve had some serious issues with […]

Loom Decor Giveaway

Loom Decor Giveaway

Drapes c/o Loom Decor / Artwork / Sofa / Pillows / Side Tables / Topiaries / Lamps / Rug Our living room is taking a while to come together which I’m finally ok with. Buying a house has taught me some serious patience skills For about two months, the room […]

Organic Bedding

Organic Bedding

Like everyone else in America, I recently read Marie Kondo’s The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up, and I’ve been implementing her strategies for de-cluttering and simplifying our space over the past few weeks. I have become utterly obsessed with her idea of only keeping items in your home that “spark […]

Weekly Roses

Weekly Roses

Navy and white cachepot Like every diligent blogger, I buy fresh flowers every week. In all seriousness though, I have been a flower addict from the moment I graduated from college and made my first paycheck. Growing up, my mom always had fresh flowers in the house and I guess […]

Nautical Guest Room

Nautical Guest Room

Rug / Lamps / Night Stands / Duvet Cover + Shams + Sheets / Navy Coverlet / Striped Pillow / Tissue Box Covers / Greek Key Cachepot / Water Carafe / Headboard / Mirror Decorating this new house has been quite the project. I feel like we always have a […]

Around the House

Around the House

Table / Chairs / Monogrammed Vase / Print by my husband This weekend, like all weekends lately, between hosting my in-laws and a dinner party with friends, we worked on the house. It’s endless, I tell you! But so rewarding when another project gets done and it starts to feel […]

Home Office Inspiration

Home Office Inspiration

Design concept by The Havenly I’ve dreamt of having a home office for years. Now that I have a house, my dream is finally becoming a reality. I’ve been gathering inspiration on my Office Love Pinterest board for quite some time now so when my designer, Shelby, asked me to […]

Dining Room Inspiration

Dining Room Inspiration

Image via Veranda House One of the things I’m most excited about in the new house is having a formal dining room. In Manhattan and our current apartment, we have a small kitchen table that I try to dress up but it doesn’t compare to a real dining room whose […]