Like most modern homes, at any given time— we could have up to six devices connected to wi-fi. I am the first to admit, occasionally I would allow my kids to go ham on their tablets so I could have some peace and quiet. I’m not sorry about it. Unless you’re responsible my kids and my … More Staying Connected
If you want to add a touch of glitz and glam to your space but not sure how- think about incorporating wallpaper. There are so many designs, colors, and textures to choose from. The possibilities are endless. To achieve that glamorous feel- combine metallic tones with bold damask patterns. This was what we did in … More Wallpaper Glam
If you were to ask me, our kitchen is probably the one space that remains the messiest. On a nightly basis, Mr. Axel abuses it like he’s the king of the house. It doesn’t matter if it has just been swept, mopped, or scrubbed. After one dinner, the kitchen looks like it has been through a major … More Twelve Gorgeous Kitchen Marble Countertops
Hello! Hope everyone’s doing well. Today is such a typical Sunday for me. Nothing exciting or new, just did A LOT of chores so I feel very productive! In the midst of being a house slave, I did set time aside for tea and scanned through the RH catalog for some home decorating ideas. Currently, … More My Sunday
Hello! Hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving! We had our first Thanksgiving celebration at our new home and it was incredible. Nothing fancy- just enjoyed a nice dinner and spent time w/ loved ones. Unlike the hubs, I didn’t splurge on Black Friday although I did get some clothes for Zoey online. We went to … More My Holiday Coffee Table
I’m slightly disappointed in myself for not posting more frequently. Basically, by the time I put Zoey down for the night, I am thoroughly spent. I’ll blame it on the pregnancy! Anyhow, I stumbled on this site called nest.co.uk and saw some of the most amazing decor pieces. Here are a few items that are … More Nest
It has been a crazy past couple of days. Many life changing decisions. All great and very grande… Anyhow, I’m loving the look of bringing patio globe string lights indoors. How whimsical and just oh so romantic! Just a few inspiration pics from my Pinterest board, Abode. click on image for source What do you … More Lights!
If we don’t end up getting a Brownstone home with Victorian period details then I wouldn’t mind a stylish loft either. I’m not talking about the super contemporary concrete/steel type but rather something with a lot of character and old charm. Preferably with huge open space, brick walls, and arch windows. These types of lofts … More House Hunting 4
Last weekend, we did something MAJOR! We sold EVERYTHING in our living room!! Yep, if you didn’t know that we had this great master plan to completely redesign our space, you would think that one of us has gone CRAZY. And it would most likely be ME. It was a bittersweet moment for my husband … More Vision For Our New Living Space!
As you may already know, I LOVE decorative trays. I love their multi-functional uses. Whether you’re utilizing them for organizing small items that tend to get lost or boasting your prized possessions (trendy Chanel polish colors, stylish cuffs, fab mac lipsticks), anything on these trays instantly look like art pieces. For me, I love using … More Decorative Trays, etc.
Hello! Aren’t you glad it’s Friday?! I’m always grateful when Friday approaches b/c this means family fun weekend time! My sister from NYC is coming into town and we are planning to make seafood hotpot for dinner. I love seafood and I’m craving for some hot cajun, spicy boiled crawfish! Where I live, the markets … More Happy Friday!
Wallpaper has come a long way. To me, it used to come w/ a tacky connotation….the busy flower type that you would usually find in grandma’s kitchen. The ones that make you dizzy after 5 secs of glancing at them. Nowadays, wallpaper designs come in many stylish patterns. The kinds that would transform your house … More Inspired by Damask Wallpaper