Interiors

05.23.19

What to Buy at the Serena and Lily Memorial Day Sale

Memorial Day Weekend is coming up and I am so ready for a …

Memorial Day Weekend is coming up and I am so ready for a long weekend, the start of summer, and some big sales! We’ve been getting our outdoor space ready for summer by adding outdoor pillows, a fire pit, and by doing a little landscaping, too. I can’t tell you …

Interiors

05.20.19

How To Design a Small Powder Room

Our half bath is almost done, so I thought I’d share an update …

Our half bath is almost done, so I thought I’d share an update on the design process and how it’s coming together. It’s a small powder room right off our entry hall, so it’s the one our guests use, and we use it whenever we’re downstairs, too. The room is …

Interiors

04.26.19

Updating Our Patio for Summer

We moved into our house last May, one week after my cofounder went …

We moved into our house last May, one week after my cofounder went on maternity leave, weeks after launching The Everymom, and two months before Margot was born. There wasn’t exactly time for landscaping and outdoor throw pillows were the last thing on my mind. I ordered an outdoor sofa, …

Interiors

03.22.19

What to Buy at the Big Serena and Lily Sale

Serena and Lily is having another big sale and everything is currently 20% …

Serena and Lily is having another big sale and everything is currently 20% off! It’s one of my favorite brands for furniture and decor and can be a bit of a splurge, so now’s the time to shop. This is an old post but I’ve updated it by adding some …

Interiors

03.17.19

26 Coffee Tables for Every Style and Budget

When it comes to decorating a home, coffee tables and dressers are two …

When it comes to decorating a home, coffee tables and dressers are two of the hardest types of pieces to find. Mostly because they can get so expensive and they’re almost always too big or too small. Ok all pretty dressers are too small and the the big ones are …

Interiors

03.10.19

22 Mix-And-Match Neutral Throw Pillows

If you’ve ever looked for throw pillows for your home, you know how …

If you’ve ever looked for throw pillows for your home, you know how hard it can be to find a good one – or a few that work well together. I scoured the internet to find some of my favorite (mostly) neutral throw pillows. The hues are mostly black/white/grey with …

Interiors

01.07.19

House Updates: The Living Room and Sunroom

We’re slowly but surely making a little more progress on our home. It …

We’re slowly but surely making a little more progress on our home. It is so unlike me to take this long but decorating a 3 bedroom house is a lot more work than decorating a 1 bedroom apartment and I’ve had a lot going on, so it really hasn’t been …

Interiors

11.27.18

House Update: Our Living Room

Now that we’ve lived in our home for the better half of a …

Now that we’ve lived in our home for the better half of a year, our living room finally feels like the cozy room I imagined it would be. I wanted to share a few photos of the updates and changes we’ve made that got the room to where it is …

Interiors

11.05.18

Furniture and Decor Finds Under $500

Decorating a new home can be a daunting task – furniture, rugs, lighting, …

Decorating a new home can be a daunting task – furniture, rugs, lighting, and all those accessories really add up. After receiving multiple requests for budget-friendly furniture and decor roundups, I’ve finally rounded up 40 of my favorite decor and furniture finds, all under $500! Overstock Marble Tulip Side Table …

Interiors

09.10.18

House Updates: Furniture and Decor Finds

I’m back to working on decorating our home again. Naturally, I waited until …

I’m back to working on decorating our home again. Naturally, I waited until I went back to work to get back to it, so this should be interesting. The bedroom has been a sad excuse of a room – a bed, no nightstands, one mini lamp, no rug…and don’t get …

Home Tour

Interiors

08.26.18

My Chicago Condo

Last week, I searched my blog for the full home tour of our …

Last week, I searched my blog for the full home tour of our Chicago condo and I’m not sure how it happened but I never got around to posting the full tour. Seriously, how? I shared a post with links to most of what we bought and will include those …

Interiors

08.12.18

Our New House: Decor Updates

Now that we’ve been in our new home for 3 months, we’re starting …

Now that we’ve been in our new home for 3 months, we’re starting to see some more progress and are slowly making design and decor decisions. The living room, dining room, kitchen, and Margot’s room are looking pretty good, but everything else still needs some work. Our office is sort …

Home Tour

Interiors

05.31.18

Our New House: The Entry, Living Room, and Kitchen

I’m so excited to finally give you a (mini) tour of our first …

I’m so excited to finally give you a (mini) tour of our first house. As someone who never thought about leaving downtown Chicago, I am happy to say that I love having a house and that I really enjoy the quiet and slower pace out here. It’s been so nice …

Interiors

05.29.18

My Search for the Perfect Jute Rug

Last week, I posted about my search for a new soft, budget-friendly, durable …

Last week, I posted about my search for a new soft, budget-friendly, durable rug for our living room. I did a little shopping in-person, a lot of looking around online, asked you to weigh in on your favorites, and in the end, found I rug I loved. I’m sharing the …

Interiors

04.17.18

What We’re Buying For Our New Home

Our move is just one month away, so we’re in the process ordering …

Our move is just one month away, so we’re in the process ordering furniture and looking for some vintage finds, too. We’re going for a modern-meets-traditional vibe this time around – a lighter, cozier feel. The anticipation of making this home feel cozy and settled (and then staying put for …

Interiors

04.11.18

House Hunting: The Homes We Looked At

In case you missed the news, Conor and I found a house and …

In case you missed the news, Conor and I found a house and we’re moving next month! The process has been going on for a few months now, so I want to (finally) talk about why we’re moving and share a few of the homes we looked at. It all started …

Interiors

Motherhood

04.01.18

Nursery Inspiration: Let’s Talk About Wallpaper

With my baby shower less than a month away, I recently found myself …

With my baby shower less than a month away, I recently found myself lost in a sea of baby gear and somehow ended up looking at nursery decor for our non-existent nursery. Having a room for our baby girl may be a few months away, but it’s been fun to …

Interiors

02.15.18

Get The Look: A Budget-Friendly Living Room

My first Chicago apartment was small and modern – not at all what …

My first Chicago apartment was small and modern – not at all what I would have thought I wanted since I’m a sucker for vintage details. Sure, I wished for white kitchen cabinets instead of dark wood ones, but still just may be my favorite of the 6 homes I’ve …

Interiors

01.27.18

Get The Look: A Small, Minimalist Home Office

I planned on doing a “get the look” for my first office (a …

I planned on doing a “get the look” for my first office (a small space between my living room and kitchen) in my first Chicago apartment. But when I started sourcing items, it ended up looking a little different. So this is how I would have decorated my first office …

Holiday

Home Tour

12.01.17

My Holiday Home Tour

It’s December 1, my holiday home tour is live on The Everygirl, I’m …

It’s December 1, my holiday home tour is live on The Everygirl, I’m unveiling my collaboration (and an instagram giveaway!) with Josh Young, and I’m spending the day filming a video with Architectural Digest! More on that when it launches in 2 weeks. Head over to The Everygirl to tour …

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