Open Office Design

Jodi Peterman Fresh Finds, New Ideas, Trending, Uncategorized

A huge design trend coming about is the open office design. It is the idea of taking away private offices and create an open plan. Similar to the open concept in residential homes, where the kitchen, living, and dining all flow into one another. In this design, the general idea is that there are multiple different spaces for a user …

Top Contact Paper DIY's

Jodi Peterman DIY's, Uncategorized

After writing the blog about some of the best design hacks a couple weeks ago, I got inspired to go a little deeper into one hack, contact paper. I have seen so many things buzzing around the internet lately that make use of this product. I love how versatile it is! So I put together a little collection of some …

Spooky…But Not Scary

Jodi Peterman Holidays, Uncategorized

It is no secret that Halloween is not my favorite holiday. I enjoyed that I got to dress up as  whoever I wanted! However, I only ever wanted a little candy. There was no desire to eat until I didn’t feel good. A few pieces was all it took. I lost count the number of years I still had Halloween candy …

Game Room Inspiration

Jodi Peterman Fun Rooms

Sometimes, you just know that your ultimate “dream house” is just not possible. We don’t let this stop us from still imagining what it could be like though. Designated game rooms are that extra room that people wish they could have, but in reality our “game room” is just our dining table or living room. Below, I have gathered some …

12 Design Websites to Check Out

Jodi Peterman Fresh Finds

Everybody has their own personal preference when it comes to following people online. Clearly we are attracted to more of the design crowd. Here are some of our favorite sites to keep up to date with. Check them out and let us know what you think! Feel free to share some of your favorites with us as well!   http://www.apartmenttherapy.com …

Old Items Get a Fresh New Face

Jodi Peterman Before & After, DIY's

We had so much fun seeing everyone’s great finds on August 13th for National Garage Sale Day that we felt inspired to show some more fun ideas. We start off small, with some easy at home DIY’s. However, towards the end they get a little tougher, and we suggest only doing them if you are an experienced DIY-er, or have …

Charming Outdoor Spaces

Jodi Peterman Outside

Everyone has their own personal preference when it comes to a design style, and many change their minds as trends come and go. So why not stick with something simple that you can adjust as you want. The image above is a great example of creating something as you need it. The canopy can easily be hung up and taken …

Back to School…DIY Desks

Jodi Peterman New Ideas

School can be a stressful time for everyone. Parents, teachers, and kids can all become overwhelmed. So get back-to-school ready with a DIY desk. The best part? Some are really not even a desk, but rather shelves or cubbies with a flat piece on top. They are great because of the amount of storage they provide. Perfect for school, craft, …