November 21, 2018

Autumn Decor Inspiration

There’s a crisp chill in the air, which means it’s time for fall in Connecticut.  Give your Connecticut home a cozy update with our favorite Autumn decor details; from thick-knit throws to cinnamon candles, it’s the details that create the perfect ambiance. Find Autumn Decor Inspiration Before you break out the flannel, take time to […]

Thanksgiving Decor

Thanksgiving is rapidly approaching and, like many, decorating and planning starts immediately after Halloween. Have you thought about what you’ll be doing this year for Thanksgiving decor? It’s a time to embrace ideas based on fall harvest, fall colors, and gatherings. Warm colors, floral arrangements, candles, and comfort are all great concepts to embrace this […]

McCory Interiors

Kristen McCory, of McCory Interiors, has been a stand-out interior designer I’ve been following this year. She is able to seamlessly and thoughtfully create rooms that are refined in design and personality. No two rooms are ever the same. Modern, Timeless, Classic, Unique, Sophisticated, Fresh. All great words that can be used to describe her […]

Portland Fair

Fair Season is winding down here in Connecticut. This coming week, one of the last fairs of the season takes place – the Portland Fair. In its 19th year, this country fair has something for everyone. With daily events ranging from wine tastings to pig races, there’s always an activity to keep yourself busy with. […]

Fall Porch Decor Ideas

As the seasons change, it’s always a smart idea to keep up with your decor and swap out seasonal pieces. When choosing decor, it’s best to pick out pieces that accent the overall style of your home. Using the wrong decorations could detract from your home’s charm. Smart fall decorating is all about choosing the […]

Middletown Brewer’s Alley

Did you know about Middletown’s little strip of breweries? Located just minutes from downtown in an old mill building. It’s the perfect way to make a day-trip excursion without having to drive to multiple places – there are two breweries and a cidery steps from each other in the same building! The best part, there’s […]

Backyard DIY Projects

There’s only a few weeks left of summer and it’s the best time to polish up some projects before Labor Day Weekend comes. Hosting a party that weekend is the perfect excuse to try out some of these DIY ideas for your backyard to get it guest-friendly. Hanging some string lights adds a great touch, […]

Rainy Day Yard Inspiration

Ever notice that as rain drops from the sky, your mood sometimes drops, too? If you feel a drop on a dreary day, you might just chalk it up to coincidence. If your mood tends to downshift with rainy weather, what can you do about it? Evans says that even if you’re tempted to shut […]

Good Bones Design Spotlight

From time to time an interior designer really stands out from the rest. Interior design is the art and science of enhancing the interior of a building to achieve a healthier and more aesthetically pleasing environment for the people using the space. A great designer in the New England area is Graham from Good Bones […]

Easy Easter Inspiration

Most major holidays have some connection to the changing of seasons. Spring has finally sprung and Easter is right around the corner. Looking for some holiday decoration inspiration? Here are some easy Easter decorations that can be made at home. Having something fresh for guests to snack on will help keep them busy as you […]