8 Easy Christmas Decorations For Sprucing up Your Apartment This Holiday

SO, it’s the holidays and you’re trying to spice up your little space but you don’t have the money, time or closet capacity to stock up on oodles of Christmas decorations like your Mom does. Still, you’re yearning for the holiday spirit and a little cheer to warm your hot cocoa this December. HAVE NO … Continue Reading

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Build Your Own DIY Industrial Floating Shelves

I’m always looking to make the most out of the space I have in my 800 sq ft apartment in Alexandria, Virginia. I’ve always been a sucker for a good weekend project. When I was looking around my living room last week I realized that everything kind of felt half-done, and the space wasn’t being … Continue Reading

6 Easy Ways To Use DIY Pegboards to Organize Your Home

When it comes to home organization, the most important part of the process is figuring out how to organize and display your household items. A well-organized work-space helps you be more productive, and it’s just more inspiring to work in. While shelves are a good place to start, most homes really need cost-effective and easy … Continue Reading

13 Cute & Easy Halloween Costumes That Won’t Break the Bank

Ok people, it’s almost time for Halloween…YES, ALREADY! Finding an easy Halloween costume that’s comfortable, affordable AND fashionable is quite the challenge. It’s also not exactly easy to go sorting through the expensive, cheaply made costumes the Internet has designated for this fun but kind of weird holiday. I’m personally a big fan of either sourcing … Continue Reading

8 Fabulous Sets of Accessories for Every Occasion

We love accessories and trinkets. If ensembles and outfits were stories, accessories would be the adjectives, adding just enough spice and splendor to perfectly pull together your creative expression of fashion. That’s why we put together a few sets of essentials equipped with everything from sexy heels to chap stick, because you’ll need accessories for … Continue Reading

DIY Engagement Photos on a Budget

Engagement photos are extremely expensive! And as college students, my fiance and I chose not to have a professional do our photos. Here is a must-have list of some tips and ideas for taking your own engagement photos! Things You Need A willing family member or friend with a nice camera A Pinterest board with … Continue Reading

16 of Pinterest’s Best Summer Outfit Ideas

As an avid, borderline addicted Pinterest user, I decided to create a cumulative Pinterest roundup of some of my favorite finds for Summer outfits. I love the outfits paired with different accessories. It’s that style that has fueled my obsession over the years, so you can find those outfits in this quick and fun list. … Continue Reading

10 Healthy Little Ways to Get Through Heartbreak

Heartbreak is a very touchy, difficult sensation to experience. It is even more difficult to overcome. Whether you go through heartbreak in the form of a break up, losing a loved one, or a job opportunity gone awry, it is altogether necessary to find means through which to work through your sorrows. For some, heartbreak … Continue Reading

How To Spring Clean Yo’ Life

My dad always said that when I get in the “mode” there’s no stopping me. By that, he means the cleaning mode. I get an idea in my head to maybe start picking up some clothes off the floor and before you know it I’m organizing drawers/taking out bags of garbage/crawling into the attic to … Continue Reading

15 Quick Ways To Decorate on a Budget

Budget decorating can sometimes feel like an art form. I’ve crafted, couponed and ikea-ed my way through a few apartments with very little funds and found that sharing ideas online is half the fun. So here are a few quick snaps of some of my own tactics for giving your place personality without giving your … Continue Reading