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TRX Training

I love following the Kardashians on Snapchat. It’s such a fun guilty pleasure. Kourtney’s workout Snapchats are also SUPER motivational for me. Granted, they have a private trainer coming to their house every day… but it really does make me want to go to the gym and work a little …

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Timeless Home Decor Trends – Is There Such a Thing?

Exposed brick, big windows, french doors — if you asked me what “classic” aspects of design I’d like in my dream home, I’d probably check every box. It’s that eclectic mix of old and new, home and travel, fun and sophisticated, that can make buying a home and decorating it such an exciting …

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Friday Finds

SO good to be home after being out this week for a wedding in Chicago and a meeting in New York.  I’m totally satiated on travel and ready to not travel anywhere for a while- didn’t think I’d ever say that!  Craving schedule, regular sleep, and lots and lots of …

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Should there be prizes for sustainable architecture?

When reviewing this year’s AIA/COTE Awards for the top ten sustainable buildings, I chose to accentuate the positive: The remarkable reworking of the awards to redefine sustainability, to include aspects like wellness, resilience, resource use and embodied energy. But I noted: It is a wonderful, well rounded list that covers …

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30+ Springy DIY Decor Ideas

30+ Springy DIY Decor Ideas In this post: Page 1 // Page 2 // Page 3 It’s not difficult to inject a little spring into your home. It doesn’t have to cost a fortune either, especially if you DIY your spring decor. Every home can use a little pick-me-up after …

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Spring Table for Mother’s Day

One of the things I look forward to when I become a mom is getting treated to Mother’s Day brunch.  A strangely specific aspiration, yes, but everyone agrees it’s an awesome occasion, yes?  I also love the idea of moms celebrating each other together, or putting on an event to …

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+ NEW YEAR, NEW TOTE

Happy New Year!  Hope everyone had a fabulous Holiday.  I know it’s been a while since I’ve posted, which is something I’m going to try and be better about in 2015.  I really do miss posting and want to try and find time in the day (or week) to get …

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Sputnik Light Fixtures

Today’s blog post is a reader request! Today we’ve rounded up a collection of sputnik light fixtures at all price points! Sputnik light fixtures launched in popularity (pun intended) after the Soviet Union launched the first satellite to orbit the earth in 1957. The Sputnik satellite not only inspired the …

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DIY Copper Vases

This DIY takes me back to when I first started DIY-ing.  My favorite thing to do, and still what I consider the most gratifying type of DIY, was to take something old and make it new.  In most cases, all it would take is a fresh paint job.  It still …

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