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January 26, 2020

My new wooden floating shelves are finally up in the kitchen! Some use floating shelves in the kitchen, because they actually serve a functional purpose of holding dishes, glasses, or bowls for lack of cabinetry. Others, like myself, like floating shelves for added cha...

January 5, 2020

One of the last remaining todo items to complete our guest bathroom was to finish the floors. So I started to consider inexpensive ways to change out the flooring, but it had to be something I could do myself. Introduce Bleucoin, maker of Premium Quality Tile-Wall-Floo...

July 9, 2019

Goes to show that you don't always have to spend tons and tons of money to create unique and creative looks in your home. There are work arounds if you're looking for low-cost techniques to enhance a space that can easily turn out just as beautiful as those spe...

March 8, 2019

The idea of painting my interior doors came on a whim, simply by browsing through the usual Instagram and Pinterest home decor pics and I saw a few images of entryway spaces similar to mine with colored doors. Hmmm. Should I? But I just added more white board and batte...

December 15, 2018

As much as I love my staircase and am proud of my DIY job on staining them, my white risers were getting a beat down with scuff marks and dirt that I could no longer keep up repainting and cleaning them over and over again. We have a lot of foot traffic in our home and...

October 31, 2018

For the first time ever, Southern Sweets Magazine was selected to be an official brand ambassador for a major event. And this event was BIG! The Atlanta International Night Market (AINM) is a huge, family-friendly, open-air multicultural festival, featuring 200+ indepe...

March 21, 2018

Most of us are guilty of waking up 30 minutes early just so we can check our Facebook timeline, scroll through a few Instagram posts, and maybe even read a news article or two.  This morning, I found myself reading a bedroom Feng Shui article.  I’ve been in my house fo...

January 12, 2018

Nestled in the bustling square of college techies, high performing technology buildings, shops, and restaurants, lies a new hidden gem. A play on words fitting for its accompanying environment, BYTES is a new, modern-industrial bar and restaurant in the Midtown area kn...

October 1, 2017

My Saturday morning began with my sister-in-law and I taking my kids to a new, eclectic-vibe, fun and family-oriented spot called Blu Rose Art Bistro in the heart of downtown Douglasville. Must I say, we were in for a treat! Right upon our entrance, we were greeted wit...