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001: Organization! Learn how to Organize for Real (from a Professional Organizer)

Time to talk organization. Did you just cringe? That's ok, you're gonna love this episode. Cara sits down with a professional organizer to talk about why organization isn't perfection, how to actually cut through the overwhelm to get your sh*t together, and learn about some coping mechanisms that ... READ the POST

DIY Mason Jar Silverware Holder with Ball®

These DIY Mason Jar silverware holders are a perfect addition for patio entertaining to wrangle your flatware and add some personality to your summer table. Check out how easy it is to make them: Mason Jars  Mason jars are one of the easiest blank canvases for DIY-ing. They seriously offer so ... READ the POST

How to: The Layered Outdoor Rug Trend + 6 Designer-Approved Combos

Layered rugs are one of my favorite home trends — there's a style for everyone, it's pretty inexpensive to pull off, and you get 2x the prints, pops, and texture. Here's how to style the trend for your space + some layered rug combos I'm loving. Layered rugs have been a hot trend for boho-style ... READ the POST

Mudroom Makeover: Maximizing a Storage & Personality in a Small Space

Time for the reveal! This mudroom got a makeover and I'm dishing the design details today. welcome home A successfully designed mudroom is a space that welcomes you home, has space to take things off your hands, and serves as a pleasing transition from the world to the familiar comfort of your ... READ the POST


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Front Porch Refresh: Ideas to Make your Front Porch Feel Cozy

I'm sharing my best ideas for creating an outdoor space that feels cozy and invites you to settle in and relax. Outdoor living time Evenings spent on the patio are amazingly relaxing, but your space might need a little styling to make it perfectly cozy. Maybe you haven’t even started and are ... READ the POST

Get the Look: Anthropologie Inspired Hanging Planter DIY

Time for another #DIYProjectChallenge! For this project, I created a DIY version of a chic Anthropologie hanging planter for just $14 vs $198! May #DIYPROJECT CHALLENGE Remakes & Knock-offs This month's challenge was to find an expensive designer item and build a ... READ the POST

Linen Closet Organization Goals — Before & After Hiring a Professional Organizer

My primary organizing strategy until this point has been to close the door. 🙈 Here's what I learned, how I beat the overwhelm by hiring a professional organizer and facing my messy tendencies head-on. Oh, and there's a gorgeous before and after to inspire you. "Organization is not my ... READ the POST


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