The journey toward a beautiful and functional home ….

white kitchen

lovely kitchen via BHG I have been on a mission for quite some time to get my home in functional shape, as well as getting it in shape visually. This is not an overnight journey, of course. When we moved here three years and nine months ago (HOW … ** Read more **

Pretty Clutter & Organization {A Kitchen Progress Update!}

subway tile

So, it is about time I do another kitchen update, right? Eeesh. The end of summer/start of the school year is always a bit crazy around here for us (you too?) but I am ready to get back on track! It is definitely time for an update on the kitchen! I … ** Read more **

Built In Bookcases {DIY Ikea Billy Bookshelves}

built in billy IKEA bookcases

Built ins define an entry via BHG Built in Bookcases Built-in bookcases not only add a ton of character and storage, but they really can make a small house feel so much bigger! I'd much rather have built-ins than a bunch of free standing … ** Read more **

Gather {Bins & Baskets for Organization}


  Bins & Baskets found & gathered from: 1. Terrain 2. Relique 3. The Container Store 4. Toast 5. Terrain 6. High Street Market 7. Wisteria 8. ABC Home … ** Read more **

My Job Chart {Growing Responsible Kids}

my job chart summer schedule

Job Chart for Kids {free and online!} As you might already know, I have three kids. My girls have already grown into responsible young women (PHEW, HIGH FIVES ALL AROUND!), but we are still in the "growing phase" with our son Luke. Boys are … ** Read more **

{Open Storage} 6 Double Duty Ideas for Attractive and Functional Organization & Display

storage and display shelves

Storage and Display via BHG Organization with Open Storage I love storage that does double duty, offering beauty & function in one. From more elaborate built-ins, to free standing units to simple open cabinets and effective use of a blank … ** Read more **