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southern living plants on my porch

Earlier this year, Southern Living Plant Collection contacted me and offered to send over some of their beautiful new blooms for spring.  My first thought was “Who, me?  The girl who accidentally kills plants?!”  I went over in my head all kinds of fake excuses I could use to say no: Florida rain, Swahili lessons, chickens […]

Also posted in About me, Budget projects, Gardening, My Design Work, Style Sessions | 4 Responses

classic fall decor + $100 giveaway

I love the Fall, but I’m pretty picky about styling with fall-inspired decor.  Not a big fan of things like plastic-y orange pumpkins, candy corn colored canisters, or faux leaf wreaths.  I like to keep things as fresh, simple, and elegant as possible.  Partly because I’m already trying to disguise the inevitable kid piles and messes dotted […]

Also posted in Accessories, Halloween, Living Rooms, Thanksgiving | 55 Responses

my favorite cleaning product

We’ve officially entered that time of year of cooking holiday meals and entertaining friends and family…which means a lot of fun, memories, and added calories.  And also a little more cleaning and keeping up our homes and kitchens.  I’ve mentioned before that my favorite eco-friendly cleaner is Branch Basics, and today I’m here to show […]

Also posted in Bathroom, Kitchens | 3 Responses

rental keeping room redo: part two

Whenever I work on a room, no matter the budget, I always go through a selection process.  It can take a little time and is especially challenging when it’s your own space – mainly because you lose objectivity.  My struggle with this room was choosing the pillows and art.  I like too many fabrics.  It’s […]

Also posted in Accessories, Art, Budget projects, Living Rooms, My Design Work | 5 Responses
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    SeletaI‘m Seleta, a city girl living the beach life with my husband, fabulous four offspring, happy horses and frisky fur babies. A former TV personality turned Designer, I love to share the sparkly side of life. Read more here.
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