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The Prettiest Pillows This Season

Heading into the holidays always makes me take a look at the house as a whole and start to rearrange things everywhere. I am still in the middle of trying to get the OC Ranch Reno decorated for the everyday…not just Christmas, so I feel like I am doing double duty shopping for Christmas decor … Read more

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Amazon Fashion Favorites – Cozy and Neutral

We are supposed to get rain here tomorrow and Sunday…that is a rare occurrence in So Cal, so of course that means it’s time to break out the boots and rain jackets. 😉 Even if the temps are still warm, you’ll see people in UGGs and beanies just to have an excuse to wear them. … Read more

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27 Great Side Tables for Under $200

As much as I love to browse all the super expensive furniture stores, I also love to find really great deals. There is nothing more satisfying than finding a great piece that completes a room, or is a great conversation piece that is a total steal. That must be why I love places like TJMaxx, … Read more

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The BEST Amazon Prime Day Deals for Home!

It’s time to start thinking holidays! Today (and tomorrow) are two of the best days to get that holiday shopping underway with some of the best deals you will see for the rest of the year. You already know that I am a HUGE Amazon Prime fan and affiliate member, so it probably comes as … Read more

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10 Best Sweaters This Season

We’ve had a bit of an unusual fall around here so far. Temps have been in the 80’s and 90’s for most of the month but it looks like now that we’re entering October things are going to start to cool down a bit. Nights are getting chilly and I’ve been waking up in the … Read more

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Favorite Walmart Home Decor for Fall

If you are looking for fall home decor this season, have you checked out Walmart? They have really stepped up their home decor game online and their selection is quite impressive and the prices can’t be beat. We are all spending a lot more time at home and with fall on the way, I don’t … Read more

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Amazon kitchen products

Favorite Amazon Kitchen Products

Construction is almost complete on the OC Ranch Reno and it’s time for the fun part. Decorating and outfitting the kitchen! 🙂 Amazon Home has been a lifesaver while trying to do this renovation during a pandemic! I don’t know if you have walked the aisles at any Target, Walmart or just about any other … Read more

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Amazon home favorites

Amazon Home Favorites

I have been shopping everything Amazon Home like crazy these last few months. Without being able to really venture out and shop, it has been a lifesaver! You know I have always been a huge Amazon Prime fan, but since we’ve been staying home so much and I have been in the middle of two big projects, I’ve been relying even more heavily on the home department than usual. There is SO much great stuff. Combine all the awesome finds with the fact that prices are amazing and you can have it on your doorstep in a flash, it can’t be beat! Today I’m sharing a few of my favorite home finds this week. Grab a few new pieces and pretty accessories to update your living space that we are ALL spending so much time hanging out in this summer.

Amazon home favorites
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Best Memorial Day Weekend Sales and Deals

island time shirt | jeans | bracelets | earrings | yellow pillow | blue stripe pillow | blue triangle pillow | faucet | olive tree | rug | chest | soak up the sun tee | black bow slides | art | brown sandals | vase | Italy book | bistro chair | pendant | … Read more

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Studio McGee’s McGee and Co Memorial Day Sale is Live!

What a pleasant surprise this Monday afternoon! I’ve been waiting for this one and it came early!! The McGee and Co Memorial Day Sale is here! Woohoo!! There are bound to be lots of sales getting an early start this week, so be on the lookout. This one is a great one each year because … Read more

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Best Weekend Sales and Deals

Happy Saturday! Sales are heating up the closer we get to Memorial Day Weekend, so if you are in need something or have had something on your list…now is a great time to grab it! Ash and I just bought a couple of dresses for summer at Anthro, and I have been getting a few … Read more

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Affordable vintage art

Best Sources for Vintage Art and Landscapes

This last few weeks have me looking at my home under even more of a microscope than usual! I don’t know about you guys, but spending 10+ weeks under stay at home orders so far, has me going a bit stir crazy and wanting to really get this place finished up. One thing I have … Read more

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Best Mothers day gifts on Amazon

Best Mother’s Day Gifts on Amazon

Mother’s Day is quickly approaching and this year things are a bit different. With just about a month to go, it’s time to start thinking about what to get for mom. There won’t be any last minute trips to the store this year with quarantine orders that will most likely still be in effect, and … Read more

Best Mothers day gifts on Amazon
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Threshold Designed with Studio Mcgee

Have you seen it? If there is one bright spot in this week’s quarantine, it’s that Target is releasing new products as part of their Threshold line in partnership with Studio McGee.  Yep, you read that right! All that pretty stuff you see on her site…she’s now got a line of her own available at … Read more

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Great Sales This Weekend if you Need Retail Therapy

Let’s be real. This week has felt like one of the longest months of my life! lol! Anybody else? I’m pretty much over this whole “stay at home” thing. I know this is affecting a LOT of people and I don’t want to seem insensitive in any way, but what I do want to do … Read more

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Fun February Finds and Weekend Sales

One thing I’ve learned by spending some time in a place with a real winter lately, is that by February everyone is super over it. 😉 People are fleeing the state left and right and anxiously seeking some sun. I have found that for me, as soon as it hits February, I feel like spring … Read more

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Modern accent chairs

The Best Modern Accent Chairs for Every Room

I am on the hunt for a few modern accent chairs for different rooms in the house. We have some big empty corners and nooks in our master bedroom, the family room, and a few other spots that could really use a chair to give them a sense of place and just make them useable … Read more

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Designers favorite decor for less

Interior Designer’s Favorite Decor for Less

The more I shop for clients the more I challenge myself to find the best deals. It’s like a scavenger hunt with a really great reward at the end. 😉 It’s often hard to find the gorgeous products you see online in all of the designer home photos on Instagram and Pinterest. Unless you are … Read more

Designers favorite decor for less
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Best Last Minute Christmas Shopping Tips

Alright folks, we’re here. The last official weekend before Christmas and only 4 days left to shop…(well three and a half, really). I had to laugh the other day when I was in a store buying a few things and the clerk asked if I had been shopping on Amazon yet and I chuckled and … Read more

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My Favorite Amazon Cyber Monday Deals

It truly is the most wonderful time of the year…deals are everywhere and today is a great day! CYBER MONDAY! Lots of the deals seemed to go live at different times yesterday, so I picked up a few things for the house (new pillow covers from McGee and Co and Danielle Oakey) and a few … Read more

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Best black friday sales and deals

Best Black Friday Sales and Deals

Guys! Black Friday deals are on! I’m so excited they are up early! Wahoo!! Here is your complete list of the best of the best, all the codes, deals and my favorites. I started making this collage of some of my black Friday favorites, and it kept growing and growing…lol! Apparently I like too many … Read more

Best black friday sales and deals
Walmart home decorations favorites

Pretty and Affordable Walmart Home Decorations

I don’t know where I’ve been, but with all the home decor shopping I’ve been doing lately for the Midway Modern Farmhouse, I have literally been leaving no stone unturned…which means I have checked out some places looking for home decorations that I have sort of forgotten about until recently.  As I searched the internet … Read more

Walmart home decorations favorites
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Pink Peppermint’s Picks

It’s funny how when you have a weekly thing that you do the weeks seem to go even faster! I feel like I was just adding in all of my favorite’s for Labor Day and now here we are and it’s time to start thinking Christmas! I don’t know why, but once school starts I … Read more

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Pink Peppermint's Picks

Pink Peppermint’s Picks

Happy Wednesday! We are enjoying some family time for fall break this week and it came just at the right time while the weather is still gorgeous.  I have been shooting lots of holiday content this week…I can’t believe how quickly this season feels like it is going to pass.  Ashley’s Halloween costume arrived this … Read more

Pink Peppermint's Picks
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Pink Peppermint’s Picks

Is anyone else starting to feel a little panic setting in now that October is officially upon us?  I mean, gosh, I feel like it was just Easter and now I’m starting to stress that I’m already I’m behind on my Christmas shopping. 😉 lol! Don’t worry, I’ve got your back.  I’m thinking holiday gifts … Read more

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Serena and Lily Friends and Family 20% off Site Wide Sale

My sister and her family are in town this week and as I was getting ready for them to come, it had me thinking about how I want to change things in the guest rooms. 😉 After the holidays I’m going to make another push to really get all the loose ends tied up around … Read more

Serena and lily friends and family 20% off sale
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Pink Peppermint’s Picks

Jet lag is in full effect right now.  Oh boy is it hitting hard this time!! We had a wonderful trip to London and Paris this last week…they are both beautiful in the fall…even in the rain.  The rain actually made ushering in October feel a but more appropriate.  I’m excited to break out all … Read more

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Legacy Box : Cost, Review and How it Works

I don’t know about you guys, but January is always a month of cleaning, organizing and clearing out in our house. It always feels particularly good after the holidays to clear the clutter. I have had a project on my to-do list for years that I am so excited to finally be doing something about! … Read more

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Wall art for teen girl bedrooms

Wall Art for Teenage Girl Bedrooms

I feel like things are moving at a snails pace around here, but I am happy to say that Ashley’s teen girl bedroom is finally coming together!  I feel like I have spent months looking for the perfect girl bedroom sets, and teenage girl room colors…and now it is starting to happen!  While it’s not … Read more

Wall art for teen girl bedrooms
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The Best Halloween Costumes and Deals for the Family

Do you like to dress up for Halloween, or is that reserved strictly for your kids?  I have been searching for the best halloween costumes, and is it just me, or do you blush when you are shopping for Halloween costumes…especially once you get into the teen and women’s costumes?  Seriously…what is up with the … Read more

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Master Bedroom Ideas : Home Decor

This summer our little house is going through some changes.  Some needed, some just for fun.  Summer is SO short this year, and since we use our house as the base for our little homeschool during the school year, my timeline is limited.  I have been researching and meeting with contractors over the last few … Read more

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How to set the perfect Christmas Table

Are you hosting Christmas dinner at your place this year?  Even if you aren’t, there is something fun about setting a perfect Christmas table.  We are not the most formal people at our house, we eat off of paper plates most of the time because I like to cut down on the number of dishes … Read more

Christmas table setting ideas
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The Moody Blues… a Blue Mantel Re-do with Chinese Urns

Lately, I’ve been seeing all of these gorgeous blue Chinese urns all over in fabulous room designs.  I have been dying to get my hands on one, and last week, I had narrowed it down to three.  I loved the shape of these, the size of this one, and just the overall look of this one.   What to do?!  … Read more

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Interior Design: Tween Girl Bedroom Design Purple and Turquoise

Over the course of the last several months, I’ve had the pleasure of working on a project for some dear friends of ours who just made a cross-country move back to our neck of the woods.  They still owned their home here and had been renting it out for the last many years.  Having left years … Read more

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Reading Nook : Create a Cozy Space

I was at HomeGoods the other day and even though I “just ran in for one thing” we all know how that goes. 😉  I passed by all the fun new fall decor and couldn’t help myself.  I wanted to bring a little bit more of a fall vibe into my bedroom, so I grabbed a few … Read more

Reading nook