Nutella No Bake Cookie Recipe

nutella no bake cookies recipe

It's no secret that the kitchen is my favorite room in my house...I've talked numerous times about how sad I was to leave behind the kitchen I designed in our old house in North Carolina when we recently moved to Washington, DC. Despite not having my dream kitchen in our rental right now, I still enjoy spending most of my time there-and engaging my … [Read more...]

Haven Conference and #RealTastesGood

bag of bars Haven Conference

So I promised you last week that I would tell you all about the amazing Haven Conference I went to last weekend! For those that don't know, Haven is a DIY/Home blogging conference held in Atlanta each year.  Over 350 bloggers come together to meet with brands, take classes, and network, network, network! I headed out Thursday morning leaving my … [Read more...]

DIY Ombre Wood Shim Sign

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Just over a week ago we went to Virginia Beach to celebrate my middle son's birthday with family...I grew up between there and Charleston, SC and it was nice to go back and visit and be near the beach again! When I got home I was inspired to make this easy DIY wood shim sign and share the tutorial with you! Supplies: wood shims Glidden® … [Read more...]

Project Update: The Playset Shape-Up

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I'm back today with a little update on the playset update-you may remember when I shared a couple of weeks ago that my son had fallen off of our playset and into the rocks that cover our french drains...the fall was a big reality check that I needed to do some work on the playset before we move and our renters come into the house. Today I'm sharing … [Read more...]

Detox Round 2: #FitTeaDetox Review

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This is a sponsored post but as always all opinions are my own.  Just thought y'all should know! A few weeks ago I gave you my review of the 3 day Green Smoothie Cleanse and today I'm back to share my experience with a new Detox Tea called FitTea. FitTea is a detox tea featuring all natural ingredients like green tea, pomegranate, ginger, and … [Read more...]

Flower Themed Graduation Party & Gifts

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Today's post is so fun y'all.  I was challenged by LooksiSquare and Shutterfly.com to design a graduation party inspired by one of Shutterfly's graduation stationary designs.  Never one to turn down a challenge I gladly accepted and began browsing through Shutterfly's humungous selection of grad announcements, invites, and other designs.  It took … [Read more...]

2014 Interior Design Trends to Watch

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I love everything home decor and interior design, sometimes I get so frustrated that I can't cram every beautiful trend into my own home. I console myself by devouring shelter magazines and I've seen some pretty gorgeous home decor trends coming up this year and I thought I'd share them with you today. Glam Lucite, mirrors, and metallics … [Read more...]