Monthly Archives: August 2012

Old to New

We partnered up with our favorite restoration company to restore this incredibly dated table-and-chairs set back to its original glory and we used some really different techniques to accomplish it. This is what we started with: Re-upholstery In proper upholstery

Old to New

We partnered up with our favorite restoration company to restore this incredibly dated table-and-chairs set back to its original glory and we used some really different techniques to accomplish it. This is what we started with: Re-upholstery In proper upholstery

Oreo Poke Cake

Guest writer Rachel Florence Mr. Rooter LLC Have you been looking for a fun, new dessert recipe to bring to a party? Or maybe you are looking for an easy, hands-on dessert to make with your kids after school. This

Oreo Poke Cake

Guest writer Rachel Florence Mr. Rooter LLC Have you been looking for a fun, new dessert recipe to bring to a party? Or maybe you are looking for an easy, hands-on dessert to make with your kids after school. This

Raking the Right way

Guest writer Chrissy Ronje The Grounds Guys LLC Fall is finally here, but its arrival has most likely left the lawn covered in leaves. Raking the yard does not have to be an intimidating task and there are many tips

Raking the Right way

Guest writer Chrissy Ronje The Grounds Guys LLC Fall is finally here, but its arrival has most likely left the lawn covered in leaves. Raking the yard does not have to be an intimidating task and there are many tips

DIY: Carpet Repair Patch

Guest writer Mandi Clark Rainbow International LLC If your carpet has burns, stains or holes, there is no need to immediately run out and spend a fortune replacing it. Minor repairs can easily be made at home utilizing matching carpet

DIY: Carpet Repair Patch

Guest writer Mandi Clark Rainbow International LLC If your carpet has burns, stains or holes, there is no need to immediately run out and spend a fortune replacing it. Minor repairs can easily be made at home utilizing matching carpet

Innovation in USB Charging Stations

Imagine how wonderful it would be to have a USB charge port in the most convenient areas of your home without the required wall adapter. It is now possible with a new tamper resistant receptacle that was recently released. This

Innovation in USB Charging Stations

Imagine how wonderful it would be to have a USB charge port in the most convenient areas of your home without the required wall adapter. It is now possible with a new tamper resistant receptacle that was recently released. This

For the Love of Travel

“The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page.” St. Augustine “Tourists don’t know where they’ve been, travelers don’t know where they’re going.” Paul Theroux “Do not follow where the path may lead. Go

For the Love of Travel

“The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page.” St. Augustine “Tourists don’t know where they’ve been, travelers don’t know where they’re going.” Paul Theroux “Do not follow where the path may lead. Go

Home Sweet Literature.

We love home libraries, be they big or be they small, a home library is a sanctuary of thoughts and stories. Whether you have the square footage and the pocketbook for an ostentatious presentation of leather bound prints or a

Home Sweet Literature.

We love home libraries, be they big or be they small, a home library is a sanctuary of thoughts and stories. Whether you have the square footage and the pocketbook for an ostentatious presentation of leather bound prints or a

Have a Seat… and Some Storage

We are so often looking to find solutions to the Big S’s: storage and seating. These are prevalent elements of design amongst homeowners and interior designers alike. Regardless of whether you have made a career out of making homes beautiful

Have a Seat… and Some Storage

We are so often looking to find solutions to the Big S’s: storage and seating. These are prevalent elements of design amongst homeowners and interior designers alike. Regardless of whether you have made a career out of making homes beautiful

Minty Boost

We like to feature the most innovative and inspirational Do-It-Yourself projects out there. This sharing serves multiple purposes including encouragement for the creator and our beloved function as curator. This particular project exceeds all expectations of usefulness. Nowadays, between phones,

Minty Boost

We like to feature the most innovative and inspirational Do-It-Yourself projects out there. This sharing serves multiple purposes including encouragement for the creator and our beloved function as curator. This particular project exceeds all expectations of usefulness. Nowadays, between phones,

A Matter of Perspective

Think for the next few seconds about all of the items and objects your day-to-day life brings you into contact with,  items that you often look at and mentally register only one use for. For the next phase of this exercise,

A Matter of Perspective

Think for the next few seconds about all of the items and objects your day-to-day life brings you into contact with,  items that you often look at and mentally register only one use for. For the next phase of this exercise,