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QUIZ: Which Rock the Block House Are You?

QUIZ: Which Rock the Block House Are You?

If you've watched either Season 1 or Season 2 of HGTV's competition show Rock the Block - or both! - you know that each design team really differed in style!  And I mean, REALLY differed.  From the 4 competitors in Season 1 (me, Mina Starsiak Hawk, Leanne Ford and...

5 Things to Look For at Goodwill

5 Things to Look For at Goodwill

One not-so-secret thing about me is that I LOVE a good thrift item.  Or trash item.  No, really... I pull things out of the trash all the time and put them in my home.  Basically it comes down to this: I like older things that have a story to them, or a patina to them...

Sunset Hue Cotton Throws: SATURDAY SHOP DROP

Sunset Hue Cotton Throws: SATURDAY SHOP DROP

You've probably noticed that I've be writing a ton about backyard time, right?  So last week when I took Hazel out to play in the yard, I grabbed a throw blanket for us to sit on and man, was it hot!  Like wool and summer obviously are not BFFs.  That got me to...

My Go-To Spinach Pesto Recipe

My Go-To Spinach Pesto Recipe

I don’t know about you, but I’m all about PESTO in the summertime.  It’s such an easy condiment to put on all sorts of meals: pasta, grilled veggies or fish, salad, caprese, or just some good old bread!  I’ve been making this Spinach Pesto from Jar of Lemons… have you...