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Personalizing your home decor with subtle touches can make a space feel more like you. We know how important it is to feel comfortable in your own home. To help, we turned to the Design*Sponge at Home book for inspiration and tips for personalizing home decor. If you have never heard of Design*Sponge, you’re welcome; now you have. Grace Bonney’s site is as brilliant as the books. We compiled a list of our favorite ideas from Design*Sponge’s first book. The …

Nothing says fall like fireside hues, cinnamon-scented pinecones, and pumpkin spice lattes. The annual arrival of October always seems to widen the opportunities to express your fall spirit. Here are a few of our favorites this year. Front Porch The front door sets the tone so make sure it’s festive and tasteful. Wreaths have always been, and will probably always be, an extremely popular element to the front porch. Erin from “Earnest Home Co.” has a beautiful way to make …

The expression “if these walls could talk” has always inspired me. I believe your walls should talk. They are blank canvases in your home for full self-expression. One of the first comments people make when they enter my home is that they love how our walls tell a story. Our home is filled with beautiful art from family photos taken by both professional photographers and myself to art done by my children. I believe our walls should talk and tell …

Breaking bread. It’s one of the oldest signs of friendship and community. We’re pretty sure throwing a party is somewhere on that list, too. What could be better than bringing them both together? Celebrate the incredible friends in your life by throwing them a fantastic dinner party. It doesn’t need to be fancy and it doesn’t need to be perfect. The biggest secret to throwing a great dinner party is to focus on why people are there. No, it’s not …

You don’t have to spent a fortune to give your home a fresh update. A home that looks expensive feels more luxurious, which can also enhance the sense of well-being, prosperity and contentment for those within it. Give yourself these beneficial lifestyle boosts by upgrading your abode one detail at a time, no billionaire budget required. Royal Crown Inexpensive, boring cabinets or walls? Not anymore! Upgrade each wall cabinet with crown molding along the top. This trick works whether the cabinets reach …

‘Tis the season for spring cleaning. Rather than handling all the chores yourself, here are 7 awesome ways to get the kids involved – and even excited about it. Motivate with Music Listen to upbeat music to get the kids – and the adults – motivated, no matter which cleaning tasks you plan on tackling. Use one of your workout playlists to inspire everyone into active mode, or just pick some fun songs from a Youtube or Spotify playlist. Allow …