Five Common Mistakes to Avoid When Setting a Table

setting a table

One of my favorite things to do is set a table. I love mixing and matching and creating “art” on my table. A nicely set table can make a huge difference in a dining experience and I think how you set a table can affect how much your guests like your food! There are some common mistakes that are made when setting the table and today I am going to share what I think are the five most common mistakes setting a table.

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Tips to Decorating Your Front Porch for Fall

I love decorating for fall and one of my favorite areas to decorate is our front porch. This year I added pumpkins, a fall wreath and some fall mum flowers. But the most important new addition on our front porch is not the decor, it’s our new Circle 2 security camera. I recently partnered with Logitech and installed a Circle 2 security camera on our porch. You can see it on the top left side of our porch. 

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How to Set a Table With Rae Dunn

 

I have been collecting Rae Dunn for a while now and I still love it as much as I did when I found my first piece. I get asked all of the time if I actually use my Rae Dunn Pottery. I can honestly say the answer is yes! I love to incorporate it into my table settings and today I am going to show you how I set a table with Rae Dunn.

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Why Every Blogger Needs an Editorial Calendar // The Biz of Blogging // Part Three

This is part three of a series in which I am sharing my story as an Instagrammer/blogger. Last week I wrote a blog post titled “Working With Brands“. The post shared tips about how I collaborate with brands.

Before I get started let me explain what an Editorial Calendar is. If you google it, it is likely you will see Editorial Calendars for most major magazines. For these publications, they publish an editorial calendar which lists their themes and major articles for their upcoming issues. Believe it or not, many major magazines publish their editorial calendars a year in advance. This allows them to sell ads that are in synch with each issue.

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Six Ways You Can Show Gratitude on Instagram

Let’s face it. Social media can be brutal. Sadly it is pretty cutthroat in some communities. But what about the home decor community? Not even close. The home decor community does an incredible job showing gratitude on Instagram every day. And there a few things you can do every day to help make it even better.

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