Laptop Aesthetics

Laptop Aesthetics

It occurred to me as I was doing some admin work this weekend that I spend so much time on my laptop yet it has the most boring design of anything I use around my house. This prompted me to head to the interwebs to see what was available and interested in the world of...
Bringing Nature Home

Bringing Nature Home

One of the best remedies for stress is to go out in nature. Getting away from the pollutants and worries of our daily lives, whether in the city or suburbs, is a must-do. With kids, work, and other responsibilities it can make it hard to truly get away. The good news...
Design Hotspot: Verve Coffee Roasters

Design Hotspot: Verve Coffee Roasters

  I’m proud to introduce a new series on this blog, called Design Hotspot. In these posts I will introduce you to local establishments that are doing it right. Not only are they bringing you great products and customer service, but they also have an incredible...
My Favorite Design Shows

My Favorite Design Shows

With the weather plummeting all around the country, many people are stuck inside. What better to do when there’s nothing better to do than watch a bit of television? On those rare occasions when I do submit to the glow of the small screen, I find myself drawn to...
Putting Up Walls

Putting Up Walls

Whether you are digging into your New Years Resolutions or just wanting to make a few changes to a room in your house, pulling out the tarps and paint brushes can be an overwhelming and expensive endeavor. Paint can be expensive and really hard to change if you...
2018 Renter’s Resolutions

2018 Renter’s Resolutions

While many own their own homes, a lot of people still rent. Renting a home or apartment gives one more flexibility, with an easier ability to move when needed. For many, especially Millenials, it is also the most financially viable option. However, renting does come...
New Years Party Planning Tips

New Years Party Planning Tips

Christmas is now a fond memory and we’re counting down to 2018. As if you needed another excuse to celebrate, New Years Eve promises to be one of the glitziest nights of the year. Why spend a pretty penny going out to some club when you can bring a club...
DIY Christmas

DIY Christmas

I love decorating for Christmas. It is something that I look forward to every year. Before the holiday season, I scour catalogs, websites, and Pinterest to find new and exciting decorating ideas. While I am amazed at what people put together from store-bought...
8 Great Hanukkah Gifts for Home

8 Great Hanukkah Gifts for Home

Hanukkah is here and with that come 8 nights of candle-lighting, delicious fried foods, and cherished time spent with family and friends. Many Jewish families have the tradition of giving a present a night for the eight nights of the holiday (according to my Jewish...
The Best Christmas Ornaments

The Best Christmas Ornaments

Christmas ornaments are truly works of art. Ornaments, or baubles as they are known in the UK, come in many shapes, sizes, and materials. I really love watching YouTubers and bloggers decorate their trees every year and have found their themes to be really inspiring....