Using Sauder Chairs In Our Family Breakfast Nook

Disclaimer: This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Sauder. The opinions and text are all mine. This moving into a new home and remodeling thing is taking much longer than I expected. I swear we’ve had construction dust, dry wall and paint everywhere 24 hours a day for the last five…

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Surprise! Ooph & RockonMommies are now MomSmack.

SURPRISE! Welcome to what used to be Ooph or RockonMommies depending on which site you frequented. As you can probably tell, some things have changed around these joints. We are excited to announce the coming together of our two sites. It was an easy fit for us as we share a passion for travel, style,…

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Do It Yourself Bridal or Baby Shower Wishing Tree

I hosted a bridal shower this past weekend for a dear friend.  You may have read about my hangover here.  I’ve been wanting to share with you the super cute wishing tree I made for the party. The wishing tree is a Dutch wedding custom used instead of a guest book at the reception table….

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My favorite decor find of the week

I know you may not believe me, but summer is coming!  I promise! Living in Southern California we spend most of the Spring, Summer, Fall and well, Winter outside.   It’s normally warm during the day,  it gets chilly when the sun goes down. We all tend to have outdoor or patio blankets for those…

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Pottery Barn Inspired Coastal Coffee Table Centerpiece

I am Pottery Barn junkie!  It’s such an issue that my husband will try to beat me to the mail to make sure I don’t see the catalogs.  Foolish boy, I’m on to his tricks! My latest Pottery Barn obsession are these Hyannis Lanterns with the bronze finish.   I’ve been looking for a new…

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Collections: Fashion, Remodels…Collect Your Passion

As you all know we have taken our mid-century house down to the studs. We are starting the process now of designing what the Holly House will look like and we decided on a fun combo of Vintage and Industrial. Vindustrial. We wanted to maintain the integrity of the home being built in the 1950s…

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7 HomeGoods Shopping Tips

It is no secret that I am constantly redecorating and redesigning my home.  I honestly don’t think my “redo” will every be done and I kinda like that way.   The biggest issue with my constant change is the price tag.  Luckily, I have a HomeGoods really close! If you’ve never been into a HomeGoods…

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