April 2, 2019

A Busy Mom’s Kitchen Hacks & Must Haves

Right now I am solidly in the “busy mom” phase of life, where I spend my days trying to balance all the things while making the […]
March 20, 2019

Built In Bookshelf Tutorial

Design isn’t just about things looking pretty.  It’s also about helping your home function better for you and your family. This built-in bookshelf was born out […]
December 31, 2018

The Real Reel: A Look Back at the Highs & Lows of 2018

2018 was quite a year.  And to be honest, I can hardly believe it’s almost over.   Many people like to share their highlight reel of 2018, […]
December 30, 2018
5 tips on how to clean engineered hardwood floors

5 Tips on How to Clean Engineered Hardwoods Floors

Since flooring is not something that you change often in a home, it’s important to take good care of your floors so they can last a […]
December 13, 2018

The 12 Days of Christmas Fun

I started a tradition that I like to call “The 12 Days of Christmas Fun”.   Three years ago after Christmas was over, I realized that in […]
December 8, 2018

Gift Guide for Everyone On Your List

I enjoy giving gifts at the holidays because it is a way to spark joy in others. I love the act of selecting an item that […]
November 5, 2018
How to Decorate a Kids Room. Girls room by Cynthia Harper.

How to Refresh Your Kids Room to Create a Space You’ll Both Love

Use a New Rug to Infuse Color Into the Space. Most kids love bright colors, and while the thought of painting their walls some offensively bright […]
October 30, 2018
Benefits of engineered hardwood floors.

4 Reasons Why We Chose Engineered Hardwood Floors For Our Home

When we bought our home 5 years ago, it had 5 different types of flooring on the main level, which I lovingly referred to as my […]
October 19, 2018
Budget friendly before and after photos.

DIY Home Transformations: 2 Days – $200 Transformations

Where it all began… We are all familiar with budget-friendly projects, but time is a valuable resource too, and I was craving a way to spruce […]


I’m sharing the top 5 mistakes you’re making that are hurting your IG growth, and how you can solve them today!


There are six easy things I always recommend to help create an inspired and stylish space in any room in your home!

May 14, 2018
Modern farmhouse kitchen renovation with subway tile and open shelves

Before & After: Our Kitchen Story – Part 1

HUMBLE BEGINNINGS: When we moved into our home at the end of 2012, it was very clean and well-maintained, but it was definitely still stuck in […]