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Modern Christmas Terrarium DIY

Looking for easy, Christmas craft ideas? Today I am sharing how to make a modern, Christmas terrarium.  Here I go again acting like a commercial sellout- posting Christmas decor before allowing Thanksgiving its own special day to shine. No... I am not proud of contributing to this societal affliction, but after blogging for two years now , the Christmas creep has basically beaten me into submission.   Don't get me wrong....I love Christmas! I adore the glowing lights, the festive…

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The Best Artificial Christmas Trees Under $250

I am not going to lie...I feel a little icky publishing Christmas content before we have even consumed the Thanksgiving turkey, but if any of you are in the market for an artificial Christmas tree, now is the time to start your search. Lucky for you, I have done all the busy work by compiling a list of the most realistic, pre-lit Christmas trees for under $250. [show_shopthepost_widget id="2881045"] While I do love the smell of a real Christmas tree,…

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Fastest Way to Paint Kitchen Cabinets: The Ultimate Hack

Looking for the fastest and easiest way to paint your kitchen cabinets? I have the ultimate hack to share with you today. From first hand experience, I know the traditional approach to painting cabinets can be a major pain in the a$$- taking days, sometimes weeks, to complete. From the sanding to the priming to the multiple layers of oil-based paint (with the worst fumes- resulting in a buzz of the undesirable variety),it is definitely not a task for the…

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Where to Get Beaded Chandeliers on the Cheap

For quite some time, I have been lusting over beaded chandeliers.  Given I am a major cheapskate however, it took me a while to find a chandelier within my budget ( not $800-$1000 like the ones I was finding on Pottery Barn and Serena and Lily). Lucky for you, in my relentless pursuit of affordable, beaded chandeliers, I have curated some beautiful options -  all of which are around $200. For your shopping convenience, below I have organized my budget-friendly…

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Better Homes and Gardens Stylemaker 2017 Recap

While it has already been three weeks since the BHG Stylemaker celebration, I am just now getting the chance to re-live the event with you guys today (and boy, were the days leading up to the event quite dramatic). For those of you unfamiliar with the event, BHG Stylemaker is an annual celebration hosted by Better Homes and Gardens in New York City. Considered a major milestone in the blogging community, only 75 bloggers and social influencers are invited,  and I…

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The Easiest Way to Clean Filthy, Neglected Tile Floors

Ideally,  my kitchen would not come complete with white, ceramic tile flooring. More over, my dream kitchen would be void of flooring which possesses any porous characteristics (crevices if you will), and that has been neglected for God knows how long. But since I have not yet won the lottery, I had to make the best of the situation. Today I am going to show you the most effective way I have found to clean dirty, textured tile flooring that…

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Revelations in New York – Getting Deep

Ok guys...today is not going to be your typical DIY or design type of post. I am moving past the superficial and getting down on a deeper level with you. So in case you haven't been following along, last week I spent a few days in New York to attend the Better Homes and Gardens "BHG Stylemaker" celebration. "Stylemaker" is a title given to select bloggers and influencers (in design, fashion, culinary arts and lifestyle content), which Better Homes and Gardens…

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The Best Faux Fiddle Leaf Fig Tree

  If you can't tell by now, I am pretty obsessed with fiddle leaf fig trees and while I have been pretty darn successful at taking care of the live one in my living room, I ventured into the artificial territory with this one in my dining room. I may feel a little icky about using faux greenery, but isn't this faux fiddle leaf so deceptively realistic? Well, I am going to show you where you can get it (and…

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Boho Chic Fall Home Tour and Decor Tips

Can you believe fall is almost officially upon us? If you are looking to find some fall home decor inspiration, I have got plenty for you! Today , I have teamed up with a fabulous group of bloggers to share our fall home tours. If you are joining me from Alyse Warren's gorgeous tour, I am so glad you are here. For your shopping convenience, I have included some affiliate links. [show_shopthepost_widget id="2820328"] For those of you new to my…

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DIY Boho Glam Pumpkins in 3 Easy Steps

I am back today with yet another DIY, no-carve pumpkin tutorial. In this post,  I am going to show you two different ways to put a boho-chic spin on your pumpkins. Even better,  this fall craft only requires three simple steps. By now, ya'll are probably thinking,  this bitch needs to chill with all of the freaking pumpkin posts - but like most basic bitches, I love pumpkin EVERYTHING once the cool breeze of autumn rolls in. What can I say?...…