We wrote a post a while back about how color affects your baby, but this time we want to talk about how color affects you. There is a lot of research covering how colors evoke certain feelings, but there’s another huge aspect to it all—each person’s individual makeup. [...]
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As a mother of four children, I am acutely aware of how fast “time flies.” Trying to keep the photo frames updated through the years seems impossible. When we recently were updating our family room, I wanted to create photo walls that embraced our family lifestyle. I cannot tell you how much fun looking at photos can be!
It’s that time of year when the leaves are falling and everyone is getting out their pumpkins in anticipation of the holidays, but there are other celebrations too, like new babies on the way! I have rounded up some of my favorite ideas to plan a fall themed baby shower for that someone special. [...]
A big trend right now in the party world is finding out the gender of your new baby and revealing it at a fabulous fete with your closest friends. Some couples know the gender of their baby before the party, and some wait and find out along with all of their guests, surprise! [...]
Halloween is one of those holidays that everyone loves decorating for, but no one wants the remnants in the garage or attic after October 31st is over. Paper decorations and printables are the perfect solution to spooking up your house with items that you don’t feel bad about throwing out after.
It started with a promise I made to my 8-year-old daughter, Gigi. She could have her own room by the time she started the 3rd grade this Fall. The plan made sense—Gigi was getting older and sharing a room with her little brother was losing its cool factor. [...]
With so many tips for nursery design in magazines, books and Pinterest, it can be overwhelming knowing where to start when designing a nursery. There are always the basics that are needed when it comes to designing a child’s room—sleep, storage and seating. [...]
With the kiddos headed back to school, I know we are all missing our babies. A great tradition is to write a lunch box note to your little one and place it in their lunch box to find. I love that there are so many fabulous and modern versions now to make it a little easier to remember and fun and special for our kids to open. [...]
Throughout this series, we’ve met so many interesting moms, who let us into their homes so we can share with you their personal nursery style. How exciting that this week’s featured designer is a creative Emmy-nominated (NBC’s George to the Rescue) TV Personality! Jill Vegas is a sought-after decorator and staging expert who has worked with stars, heads-of-state and royalty. [...]