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8 Things I Wish I Knew When I Started Blogging

8 Things I Wish I Knew When I Started Blogging

Sunday was my fun 10 Year Blogging Anniversary post, today is that mushy post I promised (well slightly mushy). I started my blog as a creative outlet while I was switching jobs at 22 and never did I ever think I’d still be doing it ten years later. The industry itself has COMPLETELY changed (in…

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By Jackie, July 22, 2020
A Look Back at 10 Years of Blogging

A Look Back at 10 Years of Blogging

Guys it’s my TEN YEAR BLOGGING ANNIVERSARY today!!! 10 years! And instead of getting all mushy for my anniversary post (mushy post will be up tomorrow), I thought it would be fun (and funny) to take a walk down memory and look back at 10 years of blogging and all the AMAZING & AWFUL posts…

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By Jackie, July 19, 2020
Before & After: My Tiny Black and White Bathroom Renovation

Before & After: My Tiny Black and White Bathroom Renovation

I know I know…you guys have seen my finished bathroom before, BUT so many people have loved the before and after renovation posts of all the different rooms in my apartment so I figured I’d have to finish up with the last room that underwent a major renovation so you can see all the pictures…

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By Jackie, July 13, 2020
5 Tips for Creating a Cozy Outdoor Oasis at Your Home

5 Tips for Creating a Cozy Outdoor Oasis at Your Home

photo via Last week I shared my Apartment Balcony Reveal and I figured I’d continue with more outdoor inspiration because it’s pretty obvious that I’m not the only one spending pretty ALL of my time enjoying my outdoor space. Whether you have a backyard, a deck, a front porch, a rooftop or an apartment balcony…

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By Jackie, June 16, 2020
My Apartment Balcony Reveal + More Affordable Outdoor Inspiration

My Apartment Balcony Reveal + More Affordable Outdoor Inspiration

Last summer I shared this post filled with inspiration for decorating a small outdoor balcony, and I’m FINALLY here with my apartment balcony reveal! If I’m telling the complete truth I did pretty much finish decorating my balcony at the end of last summer, but by that time it wasn’t really relevant anymore to share…

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By Jackie, June 5, 2020
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Before & After: Feminine Chic Bedroom Renovation

Before & After: Feminine Chic Bedroom Renovation

Sorry guys this Before & After Bedroom post took a lot longer than anticipated because it’s SO had to get good photos of my bedroom because I don’t have the best light in there and my camera is in DESPERATE need of a cleaning, but finally got some decent ones and I’m SO excited to…

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By Jackie, May 16, 2020
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My Love Affair with Velvet Dining Chairs

My Love Affair with Velvet Dining Chairs

I am NOT good at making decorating decisions, it took me MONTHS to decide on furniture and items I bought for my home, but one thing I knew I wanted from the beginning were velvet dining chairs. They might not be the most practical, but they were something I always loved and I knew if…

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By Jackie, May 10, 2020
Before & After: My New York Apartment Kitchen Renovation

Before & After: My New York Apartment Kitchen Renovation

Look at who finally got around to doing a Before & After post on their apartment. This is a very photo heavy post so I’ll keep this brief and let the photos speak for themselves. I just wanted to preface this by saying renovating is NOT an easy or short process. I was lucky enough…

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By Jackie, April 27, 2020
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25 Wallpapered Bathrooms That Will Make You Want to Redecorate

25 Wallpapered Bathrooms That Will Make You Want to Redecorate

After posting a photo of my mom’s wallpapered bathroom last week on Instagram and realizing so many of you share my love of wallpaper I thought I’d share my stockpile of inspiration I have saved for the future in a blog post! Wallpapered bathrooms are my absolutely favorite and if I had a second bathroom…

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By Jackie, April 22, 2020
12 Small Bathrooms that Inspired my Renovation

12 Small Bathrooms that Inspired my Renovation

photo via Last week I shared updated photos of my complete bathroom renovation (check out the before photos) along with my tips for designing a small bathroom, and today I thought it would be fun to share the small bathrooms that inspired me. First off, I’m a HUGE Pinterest fan, it’s hands down my favorite…

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By Jackie, April 13, 2020
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