June 28, 2017

Happily Hygge After

  Through their lifestyle, these Instabloggers answer this trending question; what is hygge? n. hygge Pronounced hue-gah, it is a Danish and Norwegian practice that focuses on the quality of coziness and comfortable conviviality. A defining characteristic of Danish culture, and now, many homes around the world, hygge is marked by a feeling of contentment or well-being. Many people use home decor and design to influence this feeling of simplicity and togetherness as a part of their daily lives. Think of Ikea…now you’re imagining a space to practice good hygge. This underground craze is something many of you already practice […]
June 17, 2017

HGTV Home Designers You’ll Want to Follow

  How home design has influenced me and 3 fab HGTV home designers My whole life I’ve been doing something that involves creativity; photography/photo editing, graphic design, creative writing, film making, blogging, you name it. But when my husband and I entered the DIY and home improvement world after buying our first home, to say we had to be creative would have been an understatement. From the planning to the actual design of our renovations, and all the way down to the decorating details…all of it required creativity. My love for DIY and home improvement shows, blogs, etc. instantly grew. Albeit, […]
June 10, 2017

How my love affair with lifestyle blogs came to be

  …a DIY and home improvement blog and a baby later I’ve been working on websites in some capacity since the early 2000s. As a middle-schooler my friends and I used to make gURL Pages. Does anyone remember these? They were little DIY websites where you could have a profile and basically blog. It was super primitive, but at the time we thought it was pretty cool. That’s when I started to become more familiar with basic HTML. Throughout high school and college, I created a few little sites here and there, mostly for showcasing my work. I’m a ‘film […]