As far as I’m concerned, winter is pretty much over (woohoo).  I really can’t complain though, because we had it good here in Chicago this winter, but I just love Spring.  It’s the light at the end of a dreary winter tunnel.  I adore this time of year for it’s warmer temps, my beautiful tulips, and most important, my spring wardrobe.  As soon as April rolls around, I am ready for change.  I’m done withRead More →

Happy St. Patty’s Day Everyone!  Today is a quick little post, featuring my recipe for a Shamrock Shake.  It’s a win win because, it tastes great, without all of the junk!  Try it out, I promise you won’t be disappointed:)   Shamrock Shake Recipe Here is what you’ll need: 4 cups of vanilla ice cream 2 1/2 cups of milk 1 drop of Doterra peppermint oil or 1/2 teaspoon mint extract 10 drops of greenRead More →

Get your wardrobe ready for Spring’s trends, with Zara. I will admit, I am a self-proclaimed shopaholic, hehe and I am sure that I’m not the only one out there, either.  These days with fashion literally  at our finger tips, it is hard not to want every single trend that comes our way.  When it comes to trends, however, I just can’t justify spending a lot of money.  Usually, the piece gets worn one timeRead More →

Tackling each project, one room at a time! I’m trying to clean out all of the rooms in my house, and make them organized, functional, and pretty, all at the same time.  Believe me when I tell you, it can be done.  It takes a little time and a minimal amount of money, but it is worth it in the end.  It’s amazing how freshening up and organizing a space, can make your room feelRead More →

Are you’re thinking of doing some light decorating this spring?  If so, then you must check out my favorite “face lift” for your walls, self adhesive, temporary wall paper!  Wallpaper is one of those design elements that you either love or hate.  I actually love the look of wallpaper, especially in a small space, such as a powder room or laundry room.  Using it for an accent wall is super cool too!  The problem mostRead More →

Whatever your plans may be for Valentine’s Day, I’ve put together 5 different Valentine looks that will have you falling in love, and under budget!  Your Welcome:)   Dinner And Cocktails In The City     Dress  2. Pink Clutch  3. Black Strappy Sandal  4. Drop Earring   Pencil skirt  2. T-shirt  3. Moto jacket  4. Pump  5. Clutch   Beer, Pizza, and a Movie Jeans  2. Floral blouse 3. Box clutch 4. Nude pump 5. Earrings  Read More →

This crazy project came to me on a whim, when I was trying to make my foyer, “love” filled for Valentine’s Day.  It all started when I needed a decor piece for my entry table.  For those who follow the blog and my Instagram regularly, you know that I’m always changing my foyer table.  It’s the first space you see when you walk into my house, so it needs to make a statement.  So backRead More →

It’s a daunting task, but it simply must be done.  The time has come to organize your bathroom.  By organizing, I mean throwing out makeup and products that are expired.  Cleaning out cabinets & drawers, and putting things in organizational bins and boxes.  I know it really doesn’t sound like fun, and the process is not meant to be, however, you will feel so good once you see how organized everything will look.  Imagine howRead More →

I told you I would expand on “cleaning the fridge” and here it is!  It’s time for clean eating, exercise, and creating a healthy lifestyle. First step, get rid of the foods that do absolutely nothing for you, for example, pastas (oh how I love you so), breads, cereals, sweets and other refined sugars, etc.  Replace those foods with things that will make you LOOK and FEEL good.  Some examples are, lean proteins (turkey, chicken,Read More →

Happy New Year everyone!  Of course since it is a new year, I must start off my first post of the year talking about goals and dreams for 2017!  I hate to use the word resolution, it just seems too demanding, so I’ve decided to use goals, to take the pressure off a bit.  Before I begin, let me start off by telling you that this post is not so much for the eyes, butRead More →