ORC Week 4: MY CABINETS ARE DONE (ish)

I’m a bit late here on this post but I couldn’t skip this week. Especially since I have some BIG updates to show you. MY OFFICE BUILT INS ARE TAKING SHAPE. Over the weekend, I spent probably 12 hours assembling, disassembling, reassembling, and troubleshooting my base cabinets for my built-in desk, making sure each cabinet [...]

ORC Week 3: ADHD, Messing Up, And Conquering Hard Things

ORC Week 3: ADHD, Messing Up, And Conquering Hard Things

This post may contain affiliate links. Affiliate links mean I earn a small commssion when you purchase something through them at no additional cost to you. Whew! We're already here! Halfway through, and honestly -- I'm feeling mostly great about this project. I do have one question though: how do designers DO IT?! This is [...]

Transforming a Boring Single-Panel Door Into A Custom-Looking Masterpiece

Transforming a Boring Single-Panel Door Into A Custom-Looking Masterpiece

Okay, maybe masterpiece is laying it on a little thick, but I'm a Leo. We live for the dramatics. And speaking of drama, that's exactly what the original door was lacking. We moved into our house in mid-2016. It's a great house; the kind people like to say has "great bones". It's an early 1960s [...]

GUEST ROOM REFRESH: My Experience Wallpapering With Rebel Walls

GUEST ROOM REFRESH: My Experience Wallpapering With Rebel Walls

This post is a sponsored post in collaboration with Rebel Walls. It's been a few weeks since I've posted on the blog! Corona kind of caught up to me in the sense that my job as a nanny has evolved (as it always does) to accommodate a lot more time with the girls since their [...]

Sustainable and Seasonal: Five Mindful Ways to Decorate

Sustainable and Seasonal: Five Mindful Ways to Decorate

Hello, friends! You're all so great. Did you know that? I'm lucky that I get to inhabit this planet with you. Speaking of our wonderful planet, this week is Climate Week in NYC and there were planned Climate Strikes worldwide over the weekend and throughout this week. The world is in dire need of our [...]

Yarn Art Tutorial: Easy DIY Pompom and Tassel *VIDEOS*

Yarn Art Tutorial: Easy DIY Pompom and Tassel *VIDEOS*

this post contains affiliate links. This post is short and sweet and to the point. If you have been eyeballing one of those thick, plushy, pompom or tassel blankets, this is an inexpensive and fun way to DIY. Same goes for pillows, shirts, wall hangings, garlands, and anything you'd like to add a tassel or [...]