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Simple Thanksgiving Table Setting

Life is already busy, and if you're hosting for the upcoming holidays you might be feeling the added stress of cooking, cleaning, shopping and decorating. I'm here to help take some stress off of you in the "decorating" department. We are hosting Thanksgiving this year and making my home feel extra inviting for my guests, and because my formal dining area is the first thing they see when they walk in, I give a little extra attention to that tablescape.  

Unoriginal Protein Packed Blueberry Lemon Muffins, Kodiak Cakes

Let me preface this by putting emphasis on the word "unoriginal" in the title of this post. You'll find out why as you keep reading. Although I do enjoy cooking when I have the time (and energy) I just want to be very clear about one thing - I'm an Interior Designer, not a chef. 

how to care for your fiddle leaf fig tree

With its big beautiful leaves, what's not to love about the Fiddle Leaf Fig Tree? Perhaps, its finicky nature – but don't let that deter you. If this black thumb can keep one alive then so can you! Here’s my secret…

Healthy & Delicious Pumpkin Zucchini Bread

I might be the only person on the planet that doesn't care for pumpkin spice lattes or pumpkin pie, but give me all the bread!

Budget Small Laundry Room Makeover

I’ve always said I want to make so much money that I never have to do laundry again. Not in the sense of hiring someone to do it for me either. I mean that I want to wear, donate and buy new. LOL

Painted Brick Fireplace and Fall Inspired Mantle

If you asked me to sum up my life in one sentence it would be "An idle mind is the devil's playground." It all began on a cool HOT September day in Arizona when I had 5 minutes to sit on the sofa with Mr. CG...

Boho Inspired Fall Tablescape

It's no secret that I love textures, textiles and nature inspired decor, which is why I was so anxious to come up with a Fall tablescape that tickled my boho bone this year...

DIY Painted Kitchen Cabinets with NO SANDING or PRIMING!

One of the things I immediately fell in love with when my husband and I first saw the house we live in now, was the kitchen.  We looked at more houses than I’d like to count over a two year span and I can’t recall one kitchen where I thought...

How to keep white bedding white

I never thought it would be possible to have white bedding without going absolutely crazy trying to keep it white, but I decided to give it a try and have successfully lived with it for years. 

DIY Painted Faux Cement Tile

My love for paint runs deep. I don't always love the process, but the end result never ceases to amaze me. It's like the first time, every time!