home & living

You know the saying; Home is where the heart is. We’ll show you all the stuff to make it even lovelier. Plus lots of bits and pieces that make life worth living.

Shopbop Holiday Gift Guide for EVERY Family Member on Your Shopping List

Plus, details on the NEW Shopbop sale… Imagine taking care of ALL of your family holiday shopping with just one purchase. Not possible, you say? Totally possible, I tell you. Shopbop has items that will work for everyone on your list. And lucky for you: it’s Shopbop sale time! So not only can you take …

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BlissLights: One Little Light Can Decorate Your WHOLE House

I come from a family of shoppers. Let me rephrase that, FEMALE shoppers. The women in my family? World class deal hunters who can spend an entire day, we’re talking sunshine to sunset, popping from thrift stores, yard sales and malls. The men in my family, whether by blood or marriage? Well, they’re the ones …

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DIY Rustic American Flag with Denim and Ribbon – Easy DIY Projects

One of our easy DIY projects – Just in time for your 4th of July party Wow your peeps with your very own handmade, rustic ribbon flag. Once you’ve gathered all of the necessary supplies, you can create this one-of-a-kind conversation piece in under an hour! Supplies 8” x 10” Denim jean rectangle (with a …

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Meet the new tool for your cleaning arsenal: Bump It Off

I’m a neat freak, a cleaning fanatic. Probably bordering on obsessive. And I love anything that will make my job easier. Enter Bump It Off. This nifty silicone sleeve fits over your fingers and has one side with tiny, flexible bristles (for delicate jobs) and the other side has large sturdy bumps (for heavy duty …

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UncommonGoods: gifts that make both you and them happy

At the risk of sounding like a braggart; I’m a good gift giver. I thoughtfully ponder over the recipient and occasion, and won’t stop until I have found the perfect item. It makes me happy, it makes them happy…and those are two things you should always aim for! There’s a site that’s been helping me …

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I heart my simplehuman rose gold trash can

Remember the joy you felt when Apple announced the rose gold iPhone? I know I am not the only one who wanted to replace my perfectly working phone for the newer pretty version (and did). And that joy extended beyond iPhones. Once bitten by the rose gold bug, I started upgrading jewelry, I searched for …

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