What is Hygge?

What is Hygge?

If you read my recent post about Sherwin-Williams’ forecasted color palettes, you’ll remember I mentioned hygge when writing about one of the palettes.   I was intrigued by this Danish word and its meaning, so I read up on it and thought I’d share more information with you all, especially how it can translate when decorating your home. So what is hygge (pronounced “hoo-gah”) you ask?  I’ve read multiple definitions and

Christmas Guest Room Ideas

Christmas Guest Room Ideas

Hi All, can you believe Christmas is coming up quickly and I know many of you are preparing for guests that will be visiting for the Christmas holiday!  I thought I’d share some easy tips to make your holiday guests feel welcome and comfortable in your home during the holiday season.   While I’ve focused on the Christmas holiday, most of these suggestions can translate to preparing a guest room any

Christmas Trees by Room

Christmas Trees by Room

Hi all, can’t wait to share some of my Christmas trees and holiday décor with you today!  I’ve been a little behind in blogging the past 2 weeks due to the Thanksgiving holiday and then a lovely getaway to Aruba with 2 of my long-time friends from high school, Caren and Holly.  The weather was beautiful there and we had a fun time catching up with each other since they

3 Color Palettes to watch for in 2018!

3 Color Palettes to watch for in 2018!

Who loves color!?  I recently attended a Sherwin Williams event and wanted to share some cool insights from their ColorMix Forecast for 2018!  I think you will find the three color palettes and their influencers both thought-provoking and very telling about colors that will be popular in 2018.  Below each palette you’ll see pictures of a mood-board that will help you visualize … So let’s begin, the first color palette

Area Rugs for Homes with Pets

Area Rugs for Homes with Pets

Hi All, I’m sharing some tips today on choosing area rugs that will be placed in a home with dogs and/or cats.  I recently got this question from a friend who has 2 dogs, Sophia and Maggie (see their photo below!), and thought others would also benefit from this information. Nowadays, many homeowners have replaced at least portions of their home’s flooring with hardwood, tile, or luxury vinyl plank (LVP)