Spring Shoes: The Moccasin Ankle Boot

The start of our three part series all about the casual-cool shoe brand I love and you totally need in your life, Bird of Flight! Today’s post focuses on how to style the perfect pair of moccasin ankle boots and how this brand marries comfort, craftsmanship and timeless style for effortlessly chic shoes that get better with every wear!

How To: DIY "Vintage" Pennants

Vintage pennants have, for some inexplicable reason, become a new home decor obsession of mine, so I decided to create my own “vintage” DIY fabric pennants using some really fun, romantic fabric scraps I had lying around that fit right into our cozy-cottage-farmhouse style and don’t break the bank. Come see the step by step instructions to create your own!

Spring Outfit Ideas for When Winter Just Won’t Quit

It seems like everyone, including an abnormally chilly Phoenix, has been sitting under the grey cloud of what feels like an eternal winter, so today I’m serving up some fun winter-to-spring outfit (and scenery) inspiration that frankly, I probably need more than you guys do, and rounding up my favorite sunny spring finds from around the web to get us all through!

Valentine's Day Home Decor You'll Love All Year Round

Valentine’s Day holds a special place in my heart - I’ve always looked forward to this time of year when the sweet cards, candy, heart-covered clothing, flowers galore and pink decor would start to hit the shelves! So today I’m sharing the love and rounding up my very favorite Valentine’s Day-inspired home decor items that are out there right now that also happen to be tasteful and subtle enough to feel totally appropriate and not even a little bit obnoxious (in my humble opinion) in your home all year round. Just doing my best to fill your entire year with a little more love!

Our Cozy, Cottage-Farmhouse Master Bedroom Makeover

Another day, another room makeover! Today we’re taking you inside our long overdue cozy cottage-farmhouse master bedroom makeover, complete with comfy white bedding, a fun and funky mix of pattern, texture and styles that breaks all the rules and sources for all of the cottage-farmhouse decor items that we included in the room. Come snuggle up with us!

Our Cozy Reclaimed Wood Kitchen Countertops

It’s finally here! We’ve been so excited to start showing you all of the home projects we’ve tackled over the last month, so we’re kicking it off with our favorite one of the bunch, our updated, modern-farmhouse-meets-country-cottage kitchen and our brand new wood countertops, complete with inspiration, the process and before and after pictures!

Get Inspired: Southwestern Style Design & Decor

We’re bringing you some fresh inspiration today and stepping outside of our farmhouse/cottage design and decor wheelhouse to showcase the most beautiful Southwestern style home that’s near and dear to our hearts. So saddle up and get ready to be transported to the most cozy cozy, rustic, inviting space you’ll fall in love with in the heart of the American West!

Simple Winter DIY Home Decor Updates

This year we’re vowing to show you more of all of the small, simple, easy DIY home decor updates that happen so frequently around our house, so today we’re showing you two simple DIY decor projects tackled in our home over the holiday break that were as simple to execute as they were affordable, but served as major upgrades!

Happy Holidays from Us + Our Favorite Winter Sweaters!

As everyone heads home to start the holiday celebrations, we wanted to take a minute to thank you, from the bottom of our hearts, for being here with us this year with some extra lovey-dovey, Christmas-inspired snaps together and a rundown of our favorite cozy winter sweaters for men and women to keep you warm and snuggly on all those cold weather winter travels!

An Epic Football Game Day Party with Bashas' and Dr Pepper

As we settle into winter and dive head first into the joy and cheer of the holiday season, there’s yet another reason to celebrate that’s fast approaching that our house takes very seriously -- bowl season! So today we’re showing you how to create the most epic “vintage game day” themed football party filled with food, drink and decor ideas PLUS one heck of an amazing game day recipe!

The Perfect Camel Coat for Winter

Looking for the perfect, versatile, classic, warm coat for winter that can take you from office to office holiday party to winter vacations and beyond? Look no further than the camel coat that I’ll be wearing for winter and holiday seasons for years to come!

Fun (and free!) Holiday & Winter Phone Wallpapers

Our free phone wallpapers/backgrounds for the holiday and winter season are here! Thanks to the genius illustrations of artist Rhian Awni, we got to create six fun, cute, and totally festive holiday and winter wallpaper designs for your cell phone that will keep you smiling all season long. All totally free, and all guaranteed to bring the cheer!

Our Furniture Collection Celebrating Calico's 70th Anniversary!

We’re celebrating Calico’s 70th anniversary in the most fun way we know how - with our very own collection of one-of-a-kind furniture! The entire collection of 10 unique pieces was inspired by Scandinavian farmhouse design, pairing fabrics in shades of blues, grays and aquas with my favorite Calico frames. Included you’ll find hard-working performance fabrics, stripes, buffalo checks and toiles, paired with stylish frames - all made in the USA of the highest quality and all an incredible value!

DIY Yarn Christmas Trees

Get ready for the most fun, easy, lovable holiday home decor DIY ever! We love that decorative yarn/wool/felt trees have gained in popularity in recent holiday seasons, so we’re showing you exactly how to create these holiday decor gems in a matter of minutes!

10 Guest Bedroom Ideas for the Holidays with Persil® ProClean® Laundry Detergent

Holiday season is here and for us, that means lots and lots of house guests! But as much as we absolutely love it, hosting guests isn’t always easy, which is why we’re hitting you with our 10 easy, affordable, creative guest bedroom ideas and tips for making your guests feel at home this holiday season with some major help from Persil® ProClean® Laundry Detergent and Persil® ProClean® Power-Caps®.

It’s Turtleneck Time! Turtlenecks to Love This Winter

It’s turtleneck time! As you guys know I can’t get enough turtleneck action throughout the colder months, which means that my hunt for the best of the best comfortable, soft, cozy turtlenecks has gotten serious as of late. Now I’m sharing the best long sleeve turtlenecks for women with you so you can share in the neck hug love this winter, too!