Mother’s Day serves as a reminder for us to honor the real-life superheroes who raised us. Moms are undoubtedly the most deserving - and the most difficult - gift recipients. This year, I thought I’d get out ahead of the curve and pull together perfect gift ideas for mom in plenty of time for Mother’s Day. From handmade treasures to hip accessories, home decor to wearable art, this gift roundup has everything you need to celebrate the amazing moms in your life.
International Women’s Day 2017: Today, I celebrate the dreamers, the schemers, the writers, the fighters, the leaders, the feeders, the carers, the sharers, the lovers, the mothers. Today, I celebrate the beautiful, strong, resilient spirits who continuously strive to make our world better for the next generation. Today, I celebrate the ceiling-breakers and the home-makers.
It has been an unseasonably cold, wet winter here in San Diego. Not at all what we Southern California dwellers like to brag about! But just because it’s nasty outside, doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy a boho beach vibe inside. A few interior decorations, a favorite photograph, or a can of paint can be all you need to transform your home into a sophisticated beachside oasis. Read on for five ocean inspired ideas for modern beach decor that works with any design style.
I couldn’t wait to give you a preview of my latest cure for the winter doldrums...hot peppers! Yep, you read that right. I discovered that a few strategically placed hot peppers can add just the right amount of spice to you life. A little pop of fun to lift your spirits and bring the heat back to your home. I hope you’ll agree that spice is most definately nice!
In the non-so-distant past I wrote a rather strongly worded post about my desire to live a colorful life. That said, I’ve recently noticed my drawn to rooms with a simpler vibe. Crisp white spaces with clean lines and lots of light that make you feel as if you’ve just taken a giant breath of fresh air. I decided to do a complete 180 and explore the virtues of all white decor. My goal is to pinpoint techniques for making bright white rooms feel welcoming.