Before & After: Our Dining Room is My New Favorite Room Thumbnail

I love blue. Really. It is officially my favorite among all the wall colors we’ve ever used. In turn, our finished dining room is my new favorite room. That could be because we haven’t really finished any other spaces in this apartment, but I think it’s because it really just turned out great. And I [...]

FLOR’s Summer Rug Designs are Full of Graphic Style Thumbnail

Whenever I need a new rug for a room, FLOR is one of the first places I look — and with good reason. I can always trust that their products are eco-friendly in a variety of ways, and that there will always be new designs for me to peruse. This summer is no exception. I am [...]

Feeling Haute: FLOR’s New Spring Designs (+ Rug Giveaway) Thumbnail

A longtime fan of FLOR, I am always excited when they debut new designs. Their Spring 2011 products do not disappoint. Haute Stuff This is my favorite of the new designs. Each carpet square combines two very different textures, and each set contains two FLOR squares. One square features an area of soft shag in [...]

Green Gift Giveaways, Day 10: Dillygiggles Organic Lip Balms Thumbnail

My daughter is a big fan of dressing up. Some days, it’s the cheerleading costume we gave her a few years back, and other days, it’s my high-heeled boots, jewelry and “makeup.” I put makeup in quotation marks because I don’t wear any. Really. But I do like lip glosses and balms (particularly when they’re [...]

Green Gift Giveaways, Day 9: Timberland Earthkeepers Boots! Thumbnail

I’ve been looking for a new pair of boots for a long time. And I mean a looong time. See, I had this problem a few years back. I bought cute boots with stiletto heels knowing full well that they are uncomfortable as heck. So this year, I decided that was going to give away [...]