For centuries, American’s have carved pumpkins for Halloween as a part of a festive tradition. In fact, it was an age-old ritual that originated from Ireland. According to the History channel, the practice of decorating “jack-o’-lanterns” came from an Irish folktale about a man named Stingy Jack. Continue reading
In a recent post, I discussed how creatives can get inspired by using the popular social platform, Pinterest. However, another way I strongly suggest for creatives to get inspired is through watching home improvement shows! There are so many different shows, on so many different networks, it may seem a little overwhelming trying to find which ones are worth watching. Continue reading
Do you ever find yourself aimlessly walking around the store, shopping for items you do not really need? I know I do. It is a bittersweet feeling of enjoyment and disappointment. At the time, is feels great, but when I come home and have no where to put all the items I just bought, I not only am disappointed, but I am also overwhelmed.
Do you have magazines laying around your house? Ones that you have never even opened before? Well I know I do and in an effort to declutter my house and my life, I found an alternative to magazines. It is an online platform called Pinterest. If you have an account, great! If you do not, make one!
Do you love the thought having flower pots around the house, but struggle to keep whatever plant is inside of it alive? Well that is a struggle I continue to face time and time again. Fortunately and unfortunately, I have come to the realization that I do not have a green thumb and I have, for the most part, accepted it. Continue reading
Halloween is only a few weeks away! Which is exciting, but also a bit stressful because it seems like right after Halloween, the holidays come one after another. Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year’s and before you know it, you are into the next year. This can be a bit overwhelming when it comes to decorating your home because the colors are not consistent with each holiday. Continue reading
Often times you hear individuals talk about interior design or interior decorating, but not often enough do you hear individuals talk about exterior design or exterior decorating. Some may think it is less significant because well, it is on the outside, but for creatives, it is just as important!