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An Office Update


by Caroline Hurley
Have I told you I love my apartment? Well I do. I'm trying to cherish this stage in life because things are going to change big time in 6 months! Patrick and I probably won't be living in this apartment so I don't want to do any major (read expensive) updates to the space. But there are still areas of my apartment that haven't been touched since I moved in that could use some TLC.  My desk was one of those areas...or what I can now call my office! On top of this blog I work from home so it will Read more [...]

Fall Decor


by Caroline Hurley
I love the beach. I love the beach pretty much year round. I would say that I kept that in mind when I decorated my apartment. I love the beachy art that I made for the apartment last spring but it started to feel a little out of place this fall. I wanted to stay true to the coastal color palette that I love while giving the apartment a very budgeted update for fall decor. Thankfully this project only cost about 10 dollars because I have so many art supplies around from high school and I only had Read more [...]

Beachy Art


by Caroline Hurley
You can't grow up in North Carolina without loving the beach. If you know me you know that my personal style is colorful and summery pretty much all year round. My apartment is no different. It reminds me of a beach house and I love it! One of the ways that I have incorporated coastal accents in my apartment is through beachy art. I know that I am by no means a professional but that's all right by me. I like being able to paint exactly what I'm looking for instead of spending extra time and money Read more [...]

Bathroom Counter Storage


by Caroline Hurley
After living in a dorm I learned a lot about organization. Fitting all of your stuff in a small room you share with another person is not that easy. It gets especially tricky when it comes to storing toiletries and hair styling tools. In my dorm we didn't have our own bathrooms so we did all of our getting ready in our rooms.  Think about all those cords for hair dryers, curling irons, computer, lights, coffee maker, TV, stereo, etc. with about 4 outlets in the room. It gives me the shakes just Read more [...]