Casey Watkins

Staff Writer
Casey is a freelance writer, wife, cat owner, houseplant collector and coffee drinker. She loves browsing Pinterest for new recipes and decorating ideas, and rearranging her many gallery walls. If you have a decorating problem, she'll probably direct you to IKEA to fix it.
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Posted in How To, Tips, and Advice | by Casey Watkins, on April 13, 2016

Decorating Your Mantelpiece for Spring

Even though the warm weather might discourage you from lighting up your fireplace, having a mantelpiece is a great decorating perk. It’s like having a well-placed shelf on your wall that holds vases and frames and knick knacks at eye level. It makes a great break in your hanging art and gives your room an automatic...

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Posted in Outdoor | by Casey Watkins, on April 12, 2016

10 Ways to Style Your Very Own Vegetable Garden

I’m convinced that growing things is good for the soul. So when you’re considering what you plant and pour your love and effort into, you have to think about vegetable gardens. They provide a place to get your hands dirty and a reason to get outside more often, not to mention they produce fresh food...

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Posted in DIY Projects | by Casey Watkins, on April 11, 2016

25 DIY Wall Hangings to Refresh Your Decor

Whether you live in a tiny loft, a boat, a mansion or a farmhouse, where you lay your head is your home. It’s your place to create a space that reflects your styles and preferences. You can pour the unique-ness of you into your home, no matter how big or small it is. So when...

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Posted in Bathroom | by Casey Watkins, on April 6, 2016

Outdoor Bathrooms That Emanate Relaxation

They’re becoming widely popular. You’ve seen them on your Pinterest feeds and those blog posts that list the best Airbnb vacation spots. Now everyone wants to soak in a bubbly bathtub with a glass of wine… that’s outside under the big starry night sky. Yes, outdoor bathrooms are a luxury that’s becoming quite sought after....

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Posted in Kids | by Casey Watkins, on April 4, 2016

16 Best Scandinavian Bedrooms For Kids

When it comes to family values, Swedes have it right. Less stuff, more meaning. Less clutter, more consideration. The epitome of less is more. Scandinavian interior design directly reflects these values throughout Swedish homes. You’ve probably seen hundreds of beautiful, sparsely decorated living rooms and kitchens on Pinterest. But they don’t stop there! Even their nurseries and...

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Posted in Outdoor | by Casey Watkins, on April 1, 2016

10 Amazing Outdoor Tablescapes to Make You the Best Host Ever

Summer is almost here. The days are getting longer and the weather is getting warmer and kids are getting itchy for summer break. If you have an outdoor space, you’re probably starting to think about all the parties you’re going to host. You’re pulling out all your salad recipes and spending hours on Pinterest searching for...

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Posted in Interiors | by Casey Watkins, on March 31, 2016

13 Plant Stands to Give Your Houseplants a Home

There are two kinds of interior decorators. Those that collect houseplants and those that don’t. No one ever has just one houseplant in their home. If you have one, you probably have seven… just in your living room. With all those leafy greens, it’s easy to run out of space on your bookshelf and coffee...

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