Posts by Jennifer Davis

  • Go Wild With Animal Print Home Furnishings

    Posted by Jennifer Davis on September 8th, 2015

    Cheetah, lizard and zebra print, oh my! Go for a walk on the wild side without ever leaving your home by adding dramatic statements to your décor. Animal prints can spice up virtually every design style. Here’s 8 wild ideas we love: 1. Start with “The Never Done Before Exotic Tablecloth” line from JESSEd Home. These designs pair faux skins in dramatic colorways—teal snake wi

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  • Celebrate Safely At Home This 4th Of July

    Posted by Jennifer Davis on July 3rd, 2015

    Fireworks are an integral part of today's celebration of the Fourth of July. But if you're planning on setting off the red, white and blue in the sky tonight, please be mindful of the safety of your family and friends. Fireworks are very dangerous and can be easily mistaken for toys. It is important to be aware of fireworks safety before making them part of your celebrations.

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  • Uncovering The Dirtiest Stuff In Your Home

    Posted by Jennifer Davis on March 26th, 2015

    The fight to keep your home healthy and clean is more like a never-ending battle. Here's a really frightening thought: Your most commonly used everyday items might look clean, but they're actually the ones covered with the most germs. We all know the obvious germy havens—the kitchen sink, the refrigerator handle, toothbrush holders, the bathroom toilet, cleaning equipment like

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  • 5 Ways To Organize Your Kitchen

    Posted by Jennifer Davis on January 13th, 2015

    Your kitchen is the heart of your home, and like a heart its arteries can get clogged if you don't care for it the right way. From cooking meals, having company over, watching Sunday morning cartoons during breakfast and more, it's safe to say your kitchen is your social hub…but it can also be a crowded mess. You may not be ready for a complete makeover, but why not take this

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  • Start Off The New Year Right With Green Home Reno Resolution Projects

    Posted by Jennifer Davis on January 5th, 2015

    New Year's resolutions give us the chance to start fresh. Some include rebuilding relationships, getting a new haircut or exercising more. For us, it means home improvement! And if you make 2015 the year to go green with home renovation projects, you'll not only protect the environment, but you'll also reduce your energy bills and even improve your lifestyle choices. There are many

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  • 9 Bar Carts That Are All The Buzz For The Holidays Without The Hangover

    Posted by Jennifer Davis on December 23rd, 2014

    Tis the season to start hosting holiday parties, and having a festive bar cart for dispensing beverages and hors d'oeuvres means you won't be bound to the kitchen when entertaining. Here are our 10 favorites: 1) Libations Bar Cart: This trolley style cart from Crate and Barrel is convenient for table-side service. It is made out of iron with a brass finish and features leat

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  • Go Green And Be Crafty With These 6 Ideas For Recycling This Holiday Season

    Posted by Jennifer Davis on December 16th, 2014

    Having a green household saves money and resources while reducing waste. These projects can get the whole family involved. 1) Newspapers. Photo Courtesy of Penny’s Daybook. Everyone enjoys a good chuckle, so reuse your local Sunday newspaper's comics section to wrap your presents this year. Wrapping a gift for a puzzle fanatic? Use the crossword pages. Add a pretty touch by

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  • 10 Steps To Prepare Your Home For Fall

    Posted by Jennifer Davis on September 10th, 2014

    Fall is right around the corner. Cool weather, fabulous foliage and mulled cider are on the docket, whether or not we want to say goodbye to summer. Roll up your sleeves and get started on this checklist: 1) OK, this one's a breeze—before it's too late, enjoy an impromptu cookout, bike ride or dip in the pool before the weather changes. 2) Switch out

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  • Plant Care Goes Wi-Fi

    Posted by Jennifer Davis on July 30th, 2014

    How nice would it be to have your own personal helper reminding you when your plants need some tender loving care, all by an alert sent to your smartphone? Outdoor and Indoor plant sensors made by Koubachi, a Swiss company whose mission is to simplify your life by revolutionizing the way objects in your home are communicating with you, now provides homeowners with this information, all through

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