When I started our patio design process, I decided that figuring out some way to achieve more privacy on the patio was important to me. While it wasn’t bad to look out onto the street and our neighbors below, the idea of a green wall kept coming back into my mind and I included one in my mood board mock-up of the space. But, at first the execution of a green wall honestly seemed impossible.Read More
I am thrilled to finally share our patio makeover with you. Our coffee table is unfortunately delayed, but everything else is done! Be sure to check out Part One and Part Two of the patio makeover series to see my entire process over the past few months. As renters, we couldn’t make any permanent changes to the space, but I still wanted to do a complete transformation. How did I do it? By adding a renter-friendly green wall, easily movable furniture, and lots of greenery the space looks completely different and feels more inviting. Project urban oasis is complete!Read More
Keeping plants at home has always reminded me of how important it is to protect and care for the environment. They bring life into my city home and create an environment that connects the indoors with the outdoors. While I do have considerable number of plants, a majority of these plants require very low maintenance and very little watering.
In honor of Earth Day, I'm creating an easy DIY succulent centerpiece that I will also be using as a Mother's Day gift for my mom and my sister. Succulents only need to be watered every few weeks and are a great way to enjoy plants at home while conserving water at the same time.Read More
It's hard to believe that the holidays already came and went! The holiday season went by really quickly this year and I think that may be because Jeff and I were traveling in early December. While I traditionally get my tree on the day after Thanksgiving, this year I waited until after our trip and didn't get the tree until the middle of December because that's when we got back from our trip. If you're looking for the easiest holiday DIY ever...keep reading!Read More