Why You Need a Smart Home Lighting System

house with outdoor lighting

There is one thing I do not like about the first week in November. And it’s Daylight Savings Time. I do not like that it gets dark at 4:30 pm and I hate driving up to a dark home. Home Lighting is important but who wants to leave your house (in the middle of the day) with all of the lights on just so it’s not dark when you return? But guess what?

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What I Learned at the Haven Conference

Haven conference friends

The Haven Conference

I just returned home from the Haven Conference in Atlanta, Ga. and it was one of the most inspirational weeks of my life. As a blogger, influencer and owner of a small media company, I work out of my home and communicate with a lot of people online. Having the chance to meet all of these people in one setting is pretty special and I am so thankful for the opportunity. The photo above represents all of the gals I have had the chance to get to know, share ideas and grow with over the past few years. I was thrilled to host these ladies at my brother’s home in Atlanta. This is what I love most about my job. These people!

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How to Expand Your Living Space by Bringing the Outdoors Inside

screen doors

There are always challenges living in a one hundred year old home. The lighting still blinks when the A/C comes on. We have one outlet in the dining room and it’s in the middle of the floor (underneath my rug). And until now, we haven’t been able to leave our french doors open because we have no screen doors. But that has all changed, thanks to my partnership with Phantom Screens.

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Spring Decorating Ideas

Spring is here! It’s time to talk about spring decor and I have teamed up with five amazing bloggers as we are sharing spring decorating ideas. Today I am sharing how I styled my dining room and family room for Spring. Be sure to head to the bottom of this post to see the gorgeous photos of my fellow bloggers. They are Sarah at Dreaming of Homemaking, KariAnne at Thistlewood Farms, Sheila at Maison de Cinq, Ashley at The Handmade Home, and Courtney at French Country Cottage.Read More