Jen | The Striped House
Home decor blogger and DIY enthusiast who loves all things black and white, neo-traditional, and on a budget!
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IKEA VINTER CHRISTMAS FABRIC DIY
DIY hack for IKEA MARGARETA Christmas Tree fabric from VINTER holiday collection. It makes great wall art during the holiday season.
Holiday Brunch Lemon Mimosas with Discount Drug Mart
This post is sponsored by Discount Drug Mart but the content and opinions expressed here are my own. I can’t believe we’re rounding out the last part of 2018. I mean, I look back at all that has happened in this last year and I’m truly amazed at how quickly 2018 flew by. But I’m beyond
Peppermint Chocolate Protein Smoothie Recipe
This Peppermint Chocolate Protein Smoothie recipe is full of protein and vitamins, but without the calories and sugar. Gluten free, sugar free, and so yum!
Black Friday Deals, Cyber Monday Deals, Holiday Deals (Gotcha Covered)
Black Friday Deals, Cyber Monday Deals, Holiday Deals Gotcha Covered Do you remember a time when there wasn’t specific days where mobs of people ambushed stores, throwing elbows and playing tug-of-war with others just to get amazing deals? No?! Me neither! It’s become our way of life around the holidays… Really the biggest changes are [...]
How to Use Cardiovascular Exercise to Help Target and Lose Belly Fat
Doing cardiovascular exercises is considered one of the most effective ways to lost belly fat. The sad thing is a lot of people do not understand how to make cardiovascular exercise work to their advantage. Most people don’t realize that it takes time and patience to see results from doing
We are ready for a new Portuguese adventure, this time we are heading to Porto, but before leaving, just a small introduction to the city we are going to visit. The city of Porto is located on the …
12 Fun and Festive Farmhouse Christmas Pillow Covers on Amazon
LEGO Friends Advent Calendar 2018 + Free Printable LEGO Gift Tags
Count down to Christmas with the LEGO® Friends Advent Calendar and download Free Printable LEGO Gift Tags!
Cranberry Orange Bliss Bars
A twist on a bar that you can get from a popular chain coffee shop but with a twist. These bars have dried cranberries, ...
Honest BBG 1.0 Review and Comparison Photos - Have Need Want
I can't believe I'm finally here! I'm sharing my honest BBG 1.0 review along with comparison photos so you can see the progress I've made thus far.
Postpartum Clothing Haul | Fall & Winter - Floradise
Sharing my postpartum clothing picks for fall and winter in Chicago.
Spicy Oven Roasted Sweet Potatoes
Spicy Oven Roasted Sweet Potatoes is just the perfect side dish for the Thanksgiving meal or any fall gathering. This recipe is a perfect balance of sweet and s
These Cheesy Scalloped Potatoes Are The Perfect Fall Side Dish
A comforting and cheesy side dish perfect for Fall. You can even make them the day before making them perfect for the upcoming holidays!
DIY Chalkboard Painted Mugs
Is it just me or do you love the rich matte black of chalkboards?That's why you have to make these super modern DIY Chalkboard Painted Mugs!
Memories of Lost Loved Ones During the Holidays - Eat. Lose. Gain.
So I put the term “holiday” into Google and this is the first definition I got. Holiday: a day of festivity or recreation where no work is done. First of all, no work? My first holiday memories involve images of adults slaving away in the kitchen. Kitchen work was “woman’s work” in my household. The …
Homemade Onion Gravy with Red Wine | Homemade & Yummy
Caramlized onions, beef broth and red wine are the foundation to this rich and delicious Homemade Onion Gravy. Steak and gravy for dinner tonight!
Welcome to Friday Finds! All the new & fresh arrivals, from some of my favorite stores that I am drooling over! A little seasonal, pretty versatile, and all Dark & Bitter.
7 essential Family Travel hacks to reduce stress
7 essential family travel hacks to reduce stress
Head Lice Ultimate All Natural Treatment Oil: That Works! - Spirit of the Soul Lifestyle
What are the first steps when you notice a head lice infestation? Deluxe all natural solutions here...
7 Natural Ways To Keep Your Skin Young
The fountain of youth isn't in a cream. It's in healthy habits that promote the growth of healthy skin collagen. Here are 7 natural ways to keep skin young!
Kitchen Remedy Cough Syrup | Homemade & Yummy
Kitchen Remedy Cough Syrup made from your kitchen cupboard ingredients. Natural cough syrup that is safe, tastes good and WORKS!
IKEA Faux Built-Ins At Long, Glorious Last
Today I am celebrating. Celebrating what, you say? I’m so glad you asked. I’m celebrating myself . There are a few things that I’m truly good at in life. Like making a bold cup of iced coffee. And taking care of my goldendoodle’s grooming all by myself. But the thing I’m best at? Not finis
These Stunning Countries Are the World's Least Visited
The United Nations World Tourism Organisation has just revealed the least visited countries in the world.
Modern Bookcases Cleverly Revolve to Reveal a Secret Room
With a penchant for design that is both functional and fresh, São Paulo-based architect Consuelo Jorge constructs inventive interiors that showcase simplicity and play with space. While her neutral color palette and clean lines may appear unassuming, she is also known for her creative quirks, like her recent
9 Easy Habits For An Organized Home – Interior Design Inspiration – Medium
“When you clear clutter — you make more space for you”- Magdelena Vandenberg
IKEA SKOGSKLOVER HACK FOR KITCHEN PATIO DOOR
After fighting with curtains for years, I customized an IKEA SKOGKLOVER roller blind and created a cornice box over my kitchen patio slide door.
The best desktop photo-editing apps
Want to make your photography truly shine? Look no further.