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5 Frugal Ways to Freshen Your Decor for Spring by Vicki O'Dell for FamilyCorner.com

5 Frugal Ways to Freshen Your Decor for Spring

May 9th, 2013 posted by Mike Anders

Colors: Perk It Up With Teal

February 12th, 2013 posted by Sheffield School of Design

If you want to perk up your decor but you still want to keep the look subtle, teal green may be the color you’re looking for. It can add a […]

Decorating to Sell Your House

February 12th, 2013 posted by Sarah Van Arsdale

by Sarah Van Arsdale We’re experiencing one of the best markets in years for selling real estate, with record-low interest rates and an economy that’s firmly in recovery. Still, even […]

Design Dilemma: “I Don’t Know Where to Start!”

February 12th, 2013 posted by Jan Finlayson

For some people, the idea of decorating their home paralyzes them with fear, and renders even the most realistic incapable of making a decision. Fear grips you in the pit […]

Dinnerware

February 12th, 2013 posted by Sarah Van Arsdale

If you looked at your holiday table and wondered how you’d manage to match the blue-rimmed plates you got in college with the white basket-weave plates you received as a […]

Elegant Bows for Easy Holiday Decor

February 12th, 2013 posted by Amanda Formaro

Holiday decorating is easier than you think. By using bows, fashioned from inexpensive ribbons, your house, whether inside or out, can be festive and inviting! With a simple shoelace bow […]

Decorating Organizational Tips

February 12th, 2013 posted by Carol Moore

Nothing is more frustrating, that to be out shopping, when you spot a picture, bedspread, or accessory that you love but are not sure if it will match in your […]

Halloween Decorative Pillows

February 12th, 2013 posted by Matt & Shari

by Matt & Shari Halloween is a great holiday – for children of all ages! Officially, Halloween is celebrated on October 31, but my decorating partner, Matt Fox, and I […]

One Room Apartment to Tuscan Villa

February 12th, 2013 posted by Pamela Cole Harris

by Pamela Cole Harris Making a French chateau library out of that extra room in your modular home can be a challenge (we are talking “strolling up Everest” challenge here!). […]

Improve The Quality Of Your Outdoor Space And Patio

February 12th, 2013 posted by Nicole Martins

It’s easy to get overwhelmed trying to figure out just how to bring an outdoor room together to make it a peaceful spot to relax or enjoy quality time with […]

Decorating + Pets = Fish Tanks

February 12th, 2013 posted by Sheffield School of Design

To say that kids love animals is a bit simplistic: yes, they love cuddling them, playing with them, showing them off to their friends. They do not love feeding them, […]

It’s the Little Things: Drinking Glasses

February 12th, 2013 posted by Lauren Ragland

by Lauren Ragland Over the years, many of us have acquired a collection of differently-shaped and sized drinking glasses as if they were hallmarks from a lost time: One free […]

Maintaining Your Summertime Bathroom

February 12th, 2013 posted by Susie Glennan

Do your bathrooms get a workout during the summer? Due to the warmer weather, families spend more time outside so showers and baths become more frequent. Most of us work […]

Outside Country Touches

February 12th, 2013 posted by Brenda Hyde

Decorating for Christmas doesn’t have to be complicated or expensive. The simple touches are often the most elegant and the ones that receive the most comments. Here are some decorating […]

10 Common Decorating Mistakes to Avoid

February 12th, 2013 posted by Hunter Douglas

Are you guilty of any of these decorating blunders? HGTV designer Karl Lohnes and leading custom window fashions manufacturer Hunter Douglas have put together a top-ten list of the all-time […]

The Rec Room

February 12th, 2013 posted by Sheffield School of Design

If you’re lucky enough to have a refinished basement and a couple of kids, chances are you have what’s known in America as a “rec room.” However, you may not […]

Autumn Decorating With Slipcovers

February 12th, 2013 posted by Gail McCauley (for Sure Fit Inc.)

by Gail McCauley (for Sure Fit Inc.) Slipcovers offer a simple yet creative way to alter the look of any room within the home. The 2001 Autumn season is all […]

5 Biggest Decorating Mistakes (And How To Avoid Them)

February 12th, 2013 posted by Jan Finlayson

  When decorating your home, there are a few common mistakes that everyone seems to make. As an interior designer, these are a few that I notice often. Too Many […]

A Casual Kitchen

February 12th, 2013 posted by Sheffield School of Design

Setting Up Home This simple Three-Step Method is the secret of every interior ever designed. A successful room is functional . A successful room expresses a mood . A successful […]

A Kid Friendly Bathroom

February 12th, 2013 posted by Sheffield School of Design

While grown-ups often love luxuriating in a nice long shower or a soothing hot bath, getting the kids to soap up can sometimes be enough to work you into a […]

Awaken Your Home With Autumn’s Aromas

February 12th, 2013 posted by Gail

Fall is fast approaching and along with the new season, we associate several of autumns traditions. One of my autumn favorites are the spicy, aromatic scents that brings to mind […]

Beautifying Your Home

February 12th, 2013 posted by Brook Noel

“Learn how to be happy with what you have while you pursue all that you want.” –Jim Rohn As a frequent traveler, I’m often amazed at how dramatically my mood […]

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Orange Carrot Less-Drip Ice Pops

Parents are always looking for ways to sneak some vegetables into their child’s diet. Well, unless your kids are avid carrot lovers, just call these orange ice pops — they’ll […]