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Jessica Simmonds-Short

Jessica Simmonds-Short

Digital Marketing Intern for Fracture. The next acai bowl or cup of coffee is just a scoot ride away. Go Gators.

In our homes, our pets are some of our most important and cherished residents. When designing our homes and incorporating new pieces we often forget about how our furry friends can often disrupt our decor feng shui. Here are some easy, fun, and stylish ways to include your pets into your home design while being pet-protected and trendy. Metal Madness When choosing side tables, chairs, and stools, go for a stand with a metal base. From scratching cats to nibbling …

Mismatched furniture doesn’t have to look like a room full of yard sale finds, even if it is (Shhh, we won’t tell!). Interior decorators, the budget conscious, and those with an eye for the eclectic all use these techniques to transform a room’s look from bored to adored.  The best part is, you’ll develop a knack for knowing what works along the way, coming up with your own spin on interior style. Pick a Theme, Any Theme Creating a theme …

As summer quickly approaches, the beach toys, towels, and sunblock are getting packed for a summer by the sea.  Now is the time whip on your best white shirt and khaki pants and get down to the beach and take some adorable family pictures. We’ve picked our favorite poses to add some fun twists to your family beach pictures! 1. Beautiful backdrops Grab a cute swim suit & sandals for your little ones and have a photo shoot! Add a …
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With a few designer tricks, even the tiniest of rooms can look warm, inviting and spacious. Color selection, increased natural light and creative furniture placement are just a few of the ways to transform the vibe of small spaces from cramped to capacious. 1. A Play on Paint Color Paint color has a major impact on the feel of the room. Some say all white feels the most spacious and that dark colors make the space feel more congested and …

Decorating isn’t your favorite thing; in fact, it’s not even in your top 50. Don’t worry – your space can still look amazing without spending countless hours planning its design. These simple tips will allow your inner interior designer to shine through. You just may end up impressing yourself. 1. Declutter Now to some people, decluttering may not sound like a decorating tip, but it’s probably the most important part of the process. Remove everything that has no reason to …

As someone with a puppy child myself (@coco.the.chocolate), I was excited to find an app such as this one that chronicles every possible moment you could have with your little ones. Although this app is designed for you and your children, puppies (through my extensive research) deserve to be chronicled too. WHAT IS LIFECAKE, EXACTLY? Lifecake is an app that conveniently places all of your important photos, videos and stories in chronological order. It also shows the time passed since …