October 2012

Fall Fragrances!!

by krystyl alexander on October 23, 2012

This is our absolute all time favorite candle for the fall.  The scent takes me back to our annual fall family gatherings at the family cabin.  We’d spend every Thanksgiving week there and these candles would burn all day long.  I miss those times reading by the fire, the air wafting with this scent while […]


5 Obsessions: Headboards

by krystyl alexander on October 18, 2012

Whether your sleeping in, cuddled up to a good book, watching a movie, or taking an afternoon nap, headboards always got your back!  These are a few of our favorite headboards that are absolutely amazing!   Images: 1. Home Decorators, 2. Target, 3. Tobi Fairley Interior Design, 4. Jackie Astier, 5. Raina Penchansky 


Keep Up with a Calendar!

by krystyl alexander on October 16, 2012

A smart way to staying organized (especially during the holidays) is by using calendar to keep track of important meetings and dates.  Using a creative full-length calendar like this one keeps your whole family informed on special events for the month.  Planning ahead is one of the most successful methods of staying on track!  Save […]


Golden Corn Ginger Soup

by krystyl alexander on October 11, 2012

Here’s our favorite recipe for the fall! Perfect for a crisp, chilly day! Tasty!! Ingredients: 1 tablespoon butter 1 large clove garlic (minced) 1 medium onion, finely chopped 3 tablespoons fresh ginger 3 whole fresh Anaheim Chiles, seeded and finely chopped 8 cups frozen corn Up to 32 oz. of chicken stock 1 teaspoon chili […]


Color Coded Organization!

by krystyl alexander on October 9, 2012

Color coding your bookshelves can give a facelift to any room. It just looks so pretty!  Using color coordination in any of the rooms of your home can make it easier and a lot more convenient to find things quickly.  Try this method out for yourself and you’ll be organized in no time! Images: 1. […]


Apple Cider Season!

by krystyl alexander on October 4, 2012

It’s finally Fall!  You’ve prepared your home, accessorized with leaves, got the pumpkins ready for carving, there’s only one thing left to do…make hot apple cider! Here’s one of our favorite recipes for homemade apple cider!! Ingredients: 6 cups apple cider 1/4 cup real maple syrup 2 cinnamon sticks 6 whole cloves 6 whole allspice […]


5 Obsessions: Dressers

by krystyl alexander on October 2, 2012

We can’t get enough of these cool dressers!  Check out our favorite 5 picks! Images: 1. Houzz, 2. Noir, 3. Houzz, 4. Best Home Decorators, 5. House Beautiful