I don’t know about you, but I love Pinterest. LOVE IT. But for a while there, I think I was just creating an internet-only beautiful life that I wasn’t fully living. Virtual life no longer! I’m cooking the recipes, crafting the crafts and using the inspiration boards for my own decor. Here’s what I tried out in my own home! Continue reading
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It has been awhile…and here’s why…we MOVED! AGAIN! BACK TO LOS ANGELES! Jeff got a great job offer and we took our chance to get back to the west coast where grass and trees will be plentiful for our baby boy. Since I last wrote, I have been flying, searching for houses, packing, moving, unpacking and decorating yet again. Needless to say, it’s been a really crazy year for us. You know how “they” say that some of the top causes of stress are changing a job, having a baby and moving? WELL…We’ve done all of those, plus an additional move, in only 10 months! So…We. Are. Tired.
I can’t express how lucky we feel though, to have found this perfect rental house in the middle of LA at the very last second. It feels like being on vacation everyday. It is simply PERFECT for us right now and we can’t wait until it’s more consistently warm outside so we can really enjoy the outdoor area in the evenings. I approached the interior design differently than before, since the house is old and Spanish instead of new and modern like the New York apartment. I had to look at each piece of furniture and artwork in a new way to make it mesh better with the space and I wanted to keep most of the walls white for light, using paint only as an accent in a few of the rooms. How about I stop writing and get to the photos!? Continue reading