We interrupt our regular DIY and decorating shenanigans to spill the beans about how you can save money simply by doing your regular shopping! While I don’t consider myself cheap, I do consider myself to be thrifty! Unfortunately, so many of the traditional methods that allow you to spend less involve way too much time consuming research. Let’s face it, with jobs to excel at, families to take care of, dinners to get on the table and a home to keep up, nobody has time to for that! So how’s a girl supposed to save some mullah? Here are two of my personally Designing Wilder tested answers!
Birthdays are funny things! Sometimes they come with much fanfare and hoopla. Other times they come with quiet moments and sweet reflections. This year mine came with one of my very favorite things–a chandelier.
Collecting pieces that speak to your heart provides the opportunity for your home to be totally unique. Let’s face it though, collections can quickly get out of hand, becoming cumbersome to manage while ultimately overpowering a space.
My major collecting vices are vintage silver and ironstone. I also have a substantial Father Christmas collection. The question becomes how much is enough, and when does one move beyond being a collector and tip over into the realm of hoarder? Here are the tricks I use to keep my collecting in check.
Are there any other Valentine’s lovers out there? For me it isn’t the candy or the flowers. Nope! It’s the Valentine’s that make me go all gooey inside!!! And this year, it’s book page hearts that have captured my fancy!