Linenly Organic Bamboo Sheet Set

Home & Design: Linenly Organic Bamboo Sheets

David versus Goliath. Edison versus Tesla. Martha Stewart versus Gwyneth Paltrow. Me versus Bedding. Rivalries that span the test of time. My Goliath is bedsheets. I do not know what interior designer I pissed off in a past life, but I have the worst luck with bedding. Whether it’s fitted sheets that aren’t deep enough or a pillowcase that rips at the seams after 1 week, I have had the hardest time finding the right sheets. But no more! Thanks to my friends at Linenly, my struggle is over. Check out my new gorgeous set of 100% Organic Bamboo Sheets. …

3 Spring Essentials for your Home

3 Spring Essentials for your Home

Is it just me or does springtime make you want to freshen up? Not only do I feel the need to change up my wardrobe, I also want to makeover my entire house. If you are cut from the same cloth, then join me as I liven up my living space for the warmer seasons. I have teamed up with BabbleBox to bring you 3 spring essentials for your home. Let’s jump right in, shall we? #1: Refinishing Durability ‘Test Kit’ from N-Hance Nothing can make a kitchen look tired better than beat-up cabinets. My house is only 2 years …

Primo Water + Dispenser System

Goodbye tap water, hello Primo!

Goodbye tap, hello Primo®! Special thanks to Primo for sponsoring this post and upgrading my water! If you had told me at 25 that tap water would make my heart race and blood pressure rise at 35, I would have thought you had lost your marbles. But here I am, writing a whole article about how much I despise tap water. Texan tap water, to be exact. That’s why I am making the permanent switch to bulk water. In walks a tall drink of water, Primo® Water + Dispenser System, to make all my H20 dreams come true. Three years …

Plan Ahead with First Alert

Home & Design: Plan ahead with First Alert

Thank you First Alert for sponsoring this post. First Alert 10-year sealed battery alarms offer hassle-free protection that helps keep your home and family protected for a decade! #LiveWithA10 My whole life I have been a “planner”. As a child, I would lay out my school clothes the night before in preparation for class. As a teenager, I would meticulously map out a driving route and hand write out the directions (yes, this was pre-smart phones!). As a twenty-something professional, I spent countless hours rehearsing work presentations and anticipating every possible colleague’s question. But a lifetime of being a planner …

Mosaic Tile Outlet

Backsplash Sampling with Mosaic Tile Outlet

Who here is in the market for a new kitchen backsplash?! *Raises hand emphatically!* I personally am looking to update my space and honestly feel a bit overwhelmed by the whole process. Where do I buy tile for a backsplash? How much will it cost? And most importantly, how will I know it’ll work in the kitchen? Luckily, I’ve discovered Mosaic Tile Outlet! And with their easy-to-use sampling service and straightforward pricing, all my questions have been answered. As a first-time homeowner, upgrading the kitchen backsplash is a bit of a daunting renovation. So when I Mosaic Tile Outlet asked …

Engraved Chopping Block - The Frosted Petticoat

Custom Holiday Gifting with Amazon Handmade

This post was sponsored by Amazon Handmade as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. We all have that diehard foodie in our lives that are impossible to shop for. A trendy new kitchen gadget? They were first in line to buy it. Fancy stemware for cocktail parties? They already have 4 different sets. Exotic ingredient from a far away land? They already traveled there and brought back a crate. I know this impossible-to-gift person because I am that person! I literally have every appliance imaginable times two. No …

Holiday Dessert Pie Table with Edwards Desserts

The Procrastinator’s Guide to Holiday Dessert

Thank you Edwards® Desserts for sponsoring this post. Head to the frozen desserts aisle of your grocery store to pick up your favorite Edwards pie and make entertaining a breeze! We’ve all been in this nightmare situation. The roast is basting, the house is sparkling clean, the cider is being warmed, you’ve fastened on the beauty spots, and your guests will arrive within the next hour. But then you realize, you completely forgot about dessert! Frantically you search the cupboards for a hidden cookie tin or boxed brownie mix, but to no avail. Your mind flutters as you try to find …

Kitchen cabinet paint, Kitchen upgrades, home renovation

Home & Design: 5 Easy & Affordable Kitchen Upgrades

There are only a handful of moments that are pillars of a life.  Marriage, birth, graduation, and home ownership. With the state of the economy and the challenges millennials face, home ownership seems like a magical unicorn. Even those in a position to purchase a home find that what they can afford isn’t always ideal. Especially when it comes to the kitchen. But worry not, today I have a list of 5 easy and affordable kitchen upgrades that will make any renovation seem like a breeze. 1. Add dramatic lighting There will be light! Adding a dramatic and stylish piece of lighting …