October in a Nutshell

I enjoy doing these monthly recap posts. However, they make me realize how quickly time passes. It feels as if I just did the one for September. The beginning of November always fills me with mixed emotions. I’m SO excited about the upcoming holidays, but dread the stress. This year, I’m hoping to stay on […]

Making Progress. Kind of.

My house has been driving me crazy lately. Like “wanna pull my hair out” crazy. Like, literally “staring at the same area for hours” crazy. Now, I know I’ve managed to show you my house when it looks somewhat put together. My Fall Home Tour for example. However, that lasted for about an hour (if […]

Color Hunting in the Caribbean

The Caribbean (or some other warm, tropical place) just might be where I’m destined to be. As I mentioned here on IBC, last week my mom and I set sail on a Carnival cruise. Not only was it super special because I got to spend tons of time with Mom, but I was able to […]

Obsessed with Emily Henderson

Hey there, friends! It’s Tuesday so I thought we could all use an inspiration boost. As many of you have probably guessed, I’m kind of obsessed with Emily Henderson. And in case it hasn’t been glaringly obvious, I just needed to put it out there. I think most of us have our design heroes, and lately […]

For the Love of Brandi Carlile

Recently my BFF and I traveled to Pittsburgh for a concert. It had been years since I’d gone to a concert, and this experience made me wonder why I don’t go more often. Life certainly has a way of getting busy, and when you’re in the thick of things and working hard, it’s often a […]

Pumpkin Coffee Cake

Friends, I’m starting to get worried. We are already halfway through October, and my pumpkin-flavored intake is unusually low. I have only had two pumpkin spice lattes all season. I’m starting to get the shakes. Many of you are probably aware that, In addition to my fondness for light fixtures, cats, and brass, I have […]

Ghost Cupcakes

With All Hallows’ Eve just a week away, I wanted to pop in with one final Halloween-inspired treat. As I’ve mentioned, I try not to get too involved with a lot of Halloween-related things, however, I do have moments when I get sucked right in. Sometimes so much so that I feel like I have […]

My Decision About that Dresser

Today, we are continuing with another update on my bedroom makeover. Recently, I showed you my new ottoman. I also wanted to let you know my decision about that dresser. For those of you who have been following IBC for a while, you know that after I painted this room, I struggled with what to […]

Something More Saturday / 04

Hey, everyone! Hope you are having a fun weekend! I’m back today with another Something More Saturday. A quick little recap of content I’ve created that doesn’t live here on IBC. This was a fun week, and I was able to put together some really wonderful things, so I’m excited to share them with you. […]