Gobble Up Affordable Thanksgiving Day Dining Decor

Dining Room

Thanksgiving Day is around the corner and we all know what that means. No, it’s not just about Kohl’s being open for 28 hours straight starting that evening (OK, well maybe a little bit), it’s about getting together with loved ones and of course, gobbling up tasty goodness.

5 Figure-Friendly Fall Party Recipes on a Budget

fall food

My favorite part of fall and winter is that I have plenty of excuses to entertain friends and family. And what’s a party without the food? But with all the reasons to gather around food and drink, it’s important to remember to stay in budget – for your wallet (and waist’s) sake! So, every fall […]

Halloween Party 101: Home Decor Must-Haves

Halloween Decors

Forget the candy.  Right now, oodles of Halloween decorations and costumes are in stores everywhere, reminding us that it’s time to do some serious Halloween party planning.  Whether we’re hosting a mega bash or having a small “ghouls” night in (ha, I crack myself up), the right kind of Halloween home décor and accessories can create a bootiful party mood […]

Summer Sale Items for Your Fall Home!

Bucket Vases

My favorite home decoration tip every is to buy items that are cross-seasonal and get them at the end of the first season. For example, when winter was turning in to spring this year, I went on a household-item shopping spree for everything on sale in “winter” colors but that could easily fit in to […]

Party on with Festive Outdoor Lighting!

Festive Outdoor Lights

Sure, appetizers and great music make a summer party memorable, but there’s something about festive outdoor lighting that turns the let’s-linger factor up several notches. Let’s face it, a porch lamp or deck floodlight works, but it doesn’t do much in the “wow, this is going to be an exciting shindig” department.

Petal Power: Perk Up Your Home with these Unique Vases!

Unique Vases to Perk Up Your Home

I think there’s nothing prettier than walking in a room and seeing a vase of flowers.  Of course decorative pillows and a nice painting also do the trick, but something about flowers really livens up a room and makes me smile.  Whether it’s a single rose on a table or a massive living room bouquet, they bring an extra dose of cheer […]

Lighten Up: Summery Table Lamps that Brighten up Any Living Space

Rebecca Table Lamp

For those of us who 1.) can’t get enough of summer and 2.) are itching to brighten up their home (or both), summery table lamps are just watt (ahem) we need.  Bright bases, colorful shades and cheery designs brighten up living spaces simply and affordably.  No rewiring or 20-page assembly manual required.  Just plug it in and voila!