A Foyer Design Plan-Greet Guests With Style

Today's featured design project is a small one, but happens to be one of the most important areas of the home. It's a foyer we designed as an addition to an online design plan we did a few months ago for Gary and Chris....more

Kid & Baby Sale Kicks Off at Old Navy and Gap [Plus 30% Off Old Navy Clearance]

Old Navy and Gap have kicked off their kid and baby sales online! Save 40% on kid and baby items at Old Navy with no exclusions. I’m seeing lots of $5 tees, great deals on kids’ activewear, $10-after-coupon coats (clearance section) and more ....more

Oatmeal White Chocolate Cranberry Pistachio Cookies {a recipe}

Here in the mid-Atlantic, we’ve had a LOT of snow to deal with over the last few days…these cookies, along with lots of books, Netflix and hot cocoa, are near the top of the list of things that made it all bearable....more

Clean Eating Peanut Butter Banana Slow Cooker Oatmeal

This Clean Eating Peanut Butter Banana Slow Cooker Oatmeal recipe cooks all night so it’s ready in the morning! Is there any better combination than peanut butter and banana? I didn’t think so either ....more

Mission Grove Sakura Bath and Body at Anthropologie!

I’m always a little in awe when I visit an Anthropologie...more

7 Ways To Handle a Move With Grace

I’ve moved several times. From Maryland to North Carolina for college, from North Carolina to Austin, Texas after graduation, and most recently, from Austin to Denton, Texas after getting married. Each time has presented a unique range of emotions and set of challenges ....more


Tell you what, bakers, I have a great idea: Forget decorating, just throw anything on there! That's right, go nuts! Cookies? ...more

Vegetable Lo Mein

I have been on a kick for Chinese food lately. ...more


If you need me, I’ll be here. Snuggling my baby. Actually, snuggling both of my babies (when Sam will let me, that is!) ....more

Spicy Moscow Mule Cocktail Recipe || Drink on Fleek

I'm going to start this Spicy Moscow Mule recipe post by explaining why I don't own an authentic Moscow Mule mug. Well, you see, I'm still waiting to find one for less than $8. I understand that the cost of copper is simply quite expensive, but I'm not ready to give up on the hunt ....more