Deck Reveal!

Posted by July 14, 2019 | Leave your thoughts
Final deck reveal! My house is always a work in progress so I’ll try to share as much of my projects and lessons learned as possible. I am really happy with the Timbertech Azek decking material!  It does not get hot in the sun all day like some other materials do and is highly scratch… Read More…

Coming Soon in Bryn Mawr!

Posted by May 16, 2019 | Leave your thoughts
Gorgeous French colonial coming to market next week in Bryn Mawr, Haverford School District.  4 bedrooms, 2.5 bathrooms with a fully finished walkout basement.  Lots of recent updates including new roof, hardwood flooring throughout 1st floor, new carpeting on 2nd floor, quartz kitchen countertops, fresh paint both inside and outside and more!  Click here to… Read More…

The New Darker Kitchen

Posted by April 8, 2019 | Leave your thoughts
White kitchens have reigned supreme for years now due to their timeless appeal.  However, the darkness is moving in… lately we are starting to see grey, navy and even black become popular choices for cabinetry.   Would you try this new trend?  If so, which photos are your favorites?

How to Research your Realtor

Posted by March 19, 2019 | Leave your thoughts
Hiring a realtor to represent you in a transaction is a big deal since you will be working with that person very closely.  Aside from asking them questions when you meet in person, Zillow also has a great tool to help you research potential agents through their Agent Finder.  Here you can find out if… Read More…

Marie – Kondo Effect

Posted by February 24, 2019 | Leave your thoughts
Who has watched the Netflix documentary Tidying Up with Marie Kondo?  I really enjoyed it!  Too many things around me actually gives me anxiety so one of my favorite activities is donating haha.  I try to do it several times a year.  I will start out with a bag or a box and when I… Read More…

Cozy Winter Decorating Tips

Posted by January 23, 2019 | Leave your thoughts
Before we moved to our bigger home, I used to love taking down our holiday décor because it gave me my space back.  Now that we are in a bigger home, the house feels empty and dim after we take down our holiday decorations.  I used Randi Garrett’s tips for helping your home feel cozy… Read More…

2019 Home Design Trends from Houzz

Posted by January 2, 2019 | Leave your thoughts
What’s trending in home design for 2019? Houzz just published their top 32 pics! My favorites are more highly organized laundry and kitchen areas for smaller spaces (no need to expand), more relaxed kitchen seating (love dining nooks that create a casual living room feel), upper cabinets that extend down onto the actual countertops (with… Read More…

Vegan Tacos

Posted by December 19, 2018 | Leave your thoughts
Make Your Own Taco night is fun at our house!  My kids love picking out different ingredients to add to theirs and many times it encourages them to try adding something new.   We always use organic shells and wraps and although I’d like to get super-healthy with Romaine wraps instead, the kids just didn’t… Read More…

The Best Ornaments

Posted by December 3, 2018 | Leave your thoughts
Need a great hostess gift?  These are by far my favorite gifts to give during the holiday season!  Hand painted by local Bucks County artist Mary Reshetar, and they are able to be customizable if you have a certain color scheme in mind.  I love supporting local shops!  Check out her work or contact her… Read More…

Neutrals + Contrast

Posted by November 14, 2018 | Leave your thoughts
What makes this totally neutral living room work?  The balance of contrast.  The light needs the dark.  Interior designer Martha O’hara does a beautiful job in this room of not only contrasting colors but also textures.  Notice the cool metal coffee table balanced by the fuzzy pillows, throw and stool.  What do you think of… Read More…