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One Year House Update

This month marks the one year mark of owning our home! This is me and my husband’s first home, and we have a lot of work to do. I thought I would show you what is possible to accomplish in a year. When we moved in we had little furniture (and have even traded up some of the pieces we did have). Over the last year I have been able to affordably…

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Frugal February Week 2

It is week two of my frugal February challenge, and that means it is time to organize! I get a lot of satisfaction from organizing things so this was a fun one. I recently got a vanity for my bedroom and decided to organize my make up and hair products. This is one of those times that you may have to spend *some* money but you certainly don’t have to spend a…

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Frugal February: Introduction & Week 1

I am starting something called frugal February. I may not even be the first person to coin this term, but I’ve never seen it around and I’m making up my own rules. I made a resolution to start saving more money, and my home décor and hosting shopping is one of the problems with my spending. I get so many good ideas and buy so many things. However, I often have things…

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Home Office Décor Update 2021

I talked about my plans to decorate my home office last summer but never really revealed how everything turned out. This is one of my favorite spaces in our home because it is 100% mine and where I do all of my hobbies and projects. So in this post I’ll walk you through everything I’ve done in my office and link as much as I can. Unfortunately some things are out of…

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Home Inspiration for 2021

Finding home inspiration is so important to the creative design process. I am constantly saving images and ideas to try to bring back to my own space. It has been 10 months of being a home owner and I am finally feeling like things are coming together. However, I feel like I will always be constantly improving my space. So here are some things I am loving and looking to incorporate in…

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Christmas Décor Plan for 2020

Today I am sharing what I have been working on around the house in terms of Christmas Décor! This is my first time going all out with Christmas décor since I have my own house and don’t plan to move anytime soon. I am starting to slowly grow my Christmas décor over time, and plan to save money by shopping clearance after Christmas. So this year I want to focus on the…

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Grandmillennial Christmas Décor

I love decorating for Christmas, but finding décor that is not tacky can be challenging. I’ve found some great décor options and thought it would be fun to share what I’ve found. My Christmas strategy is traditional red and green décor with accents of blue and gold. What new holiday décor are you purchasing this year? Would love to see it! This post contains affiliate links. By purchasing from these links you…

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Affordable Bedroom Update

My master bedroom was one of the last rooms to get touched after our move in. We already had bedroom furniture for one, but also our strategy was to design the most visible rooms first. But the bedroom is probably the room I spend the most time in, and it was making me sad. However the final straw was just deciding that our squeaky bed was ruining my sleep and shopping for…

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Skill 5: Learn to Design

We’ve made it to the end of this series. This has been a lot of fun to write, these are topics that are really important when it comes to designing your home and I felt like a five part series was the best way to explain the whole process in depth. Now that you have all the skills and done some shopping, it is time to put everything together. Start with a…

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Skill 3: Learn How to Find Your Style & Inspiration

Before you can start to style your home, you really need to understand what your design style is. If you don’t, you may run the risk of buy lots of pieces that are not cohesive together and can make your space look chaotic. Where to Find Inspiration I will continue to stress how important inspiration is. You don’t have to come up with all the ideas yourself, there is no shame in…

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