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Design Lifestyle Scenes From The Week

Scenes From The Week

This week, I had the opportunity to step back inside our childhood home for a “check in” before the new renters take over.  I will always love that house, but it has been years since I could be back inside.  I have to say,…

May 11, 2017
Design Lifestyle Scenes From The Week

Scenes From The Week

I don’t think there is one person that doesn’t love to travel {for pleasure that is}. Why is it then, that it can be so hard to pull ourselves away from our work to take the time to plan a vacation?  With a promise…

May 5, 2017
Design Lifestyle Scenes From The Week

Scenes From The Week

This week has been an action packed one, which honestly I love. I do not do well sitting around twiddling my thumbs.  Luckily, before the work week kicked off, the Mr. and I took advantage of the nice weather to explore a bit in…

April 29, 2017
Book Reviews Lifestyle

The Thousandth Floor, by Katharine McGee

My little sister, Sarah, is back with another book review, and who doesn’t want to curl up with a good book these days? The last book she reviewed, The Woman in Cabin 10, was perfect to kick off our book reviews here on My Manicured Life…

April 1, 2017
Design Lifestyle Scenes From The Week

Scenes From The Week

Last weekend was filled with family time; with my younger sister living just 8 blocks away, we spend a lot of time together.  My older sister lives about 45min out of town, but she had news to share with us this past weekend and…

March 23, 2017
Design Design Tips Lifestyle

Going Au Naturale

If you are following me over on Instagram or have seen my portfolio, you know I don’t shy away from dark woods, metal, or even cement; but that doesn’t mean that’s all I love when it comes to wood tones. Recently, I’ve been pulling more…

March 8, 2017
Design Lifestyle

Galentines Day Styling

This year, Valentines Day lands on a weekday, providing you the perfect opportunity to throw a little gathering on the weekend prior to Vday. Why not throw a “Galentines Day” get-together for the women in your life who encourage you, support you, make you laugh, and…

February 5, 2017