The Home Depot provided me with product and compensation. The opinions I have shared about the products are me own. Affiliate links to products included for your convenience! When we moved into this house two years ago, the third floor bedroom was essentially a drop zone for any furniture that didn’t have a real home. The […]
We don’t travel as much as we used to because of the kids, but our recent trip to Saint Lucia got me thinking… I fantasized about what it would be like to have the mobility to pick up and raise my kids on some lush pastel-colored island community. Or perhaps along the sandy coast of Southern California. Or even back to the confined bustle of NYC apartment living! What would it feel like to drop everything and relocate?
Oh my gosh, oh my gosh, oh my gosh… the playroom is DONE! Thanks to Raymour & Flanigan, our playroom is the perfect combination of chic and child-friendly. The space is the FIRST thing you see when you step into our foyer, and we have lots and lots of stuff when you factor in toys and games and books and trucks for all five kids.
75% of the time, my ‘office’ is the family room couch and the coffee table. 5% of the time, my ‘office’ is a local coffee shop. BUT… 20% of the time, I actually sit in our actual office. (Mark uses it every time he works from home so it does get more action than I’m giving it credit for…) It’s connected to our living room and basically the mirror image of that space. Which means its big and has some challenges as far as furniture placement. Here’s what we were dealing with when we first moved in:
Friendly public service message that Christmas is ten days away. TEEEENNNN. Which means that if you have any holiday shopping left… it’s go-time. Or… allow me to suggest an easier way. A MUCH easier way. GIFT CARDS, yo! Here’s the funny thing about gift cards… we feel cheesy giving them right? Wanna know what I LOVE getting? Yep. Gift cards. Today I’m teaming up with Home Depot and a bunch of other bloggers to help you ease that gift card guilt… we’re sharing some macdaddy ways to jazz up those gift cards and make them look like a million dollars!