An outdoor seating set with tan wicker and navy cushions including a couch, two arm chairs, two ottomans and a coffee table on a deck overlooking a green lawn encircled by mature trees.
Beyond all that the day represents, Memorial Day also usually serves as our national kick-off of summer. While summer is still coming this year, there is still uncertainty about many of the things we associate with summer and Memorial Day. Fireworks, parades, concerts, and other big events are likely on hold or cancelled in keeping… Continue Reading 4 Ways to Honor Memorial Day with Your Family
A round outdoor daybed with terracotta color cushions next to a pool.
Moms work hard, love hard, and give their all for their kids and families. That’s why we set aside a special day each year to recognize them and everything they do. This year, celebrating Mother’s Day will feel a little different. We can’t travel across the country for visits, hold big family brunches, or even… Continue Reading Mother’s Day: 6 Top Gifts for Mom for Every Budget
A white and gray standing desk in a room with bookcases, file cabinet, and a TV stand with electric fireplace.
If you find yourself working from home with kids, never fear, many parents have been managing it successfully for years. So, keep in mind a few tips that parents can employ to make it work, when working from home. 1. Openness and Communication This is going to be key – with all the major players… Continue Reading 5 Tips for Working from Home with Kids
A dark gray console table holding everything you need to start the day near the front door.
It’s happened to all of us. You leave the house and head for your destination, only to realize that you’ve forgotten your phone, wallet, or gift for that party. When your busy day is finally through, you return home to relax. But you can’t remember where you put the book you were reading. Or your… Continue Reading Home Furnishings that Help You Answer “Where Did I Put My….”
A chic city apartment furnished in mid-century style with accent furniture including a bookcase, a wine cabinet, and a standing desk set as a dining table.
“Make yourself at home!” If that’s something you find yourself saying often, you might be in need of some simple tricks to make your job as host or hostess easier. But whether it’s for weddings, milestone birthdays or holidays, you can position yourself as the “host with the most” with the best accent furniture to… Continue Reading The Best Accent Furniture When You’re Having Houseguests
A white motorized standing desk in a home office.
Whether you want to create a professional space for a small business or simply need your own area to pay the bills, an office can be an easy addition to any home. As you determine how you’ll set up your office, however, it’s important to remember that the furnishings have a serious impact on whether… Continue Reading Home Office Buying Guide: How to Get the Perfect Desk
The Ashford standing desk is a must have for kids study area
When we think of back to school shopping, we traditionally think of things our kids will use in the classroom. Pens, pencils, notebooks, maybe even laptops or tablets. But we may not think as much about the things our kids will use for school while they’re at home. Things that will make homework and studying… Continue Reading Why a Standing Desk is the New Must-Have Item for Back to School
Where can I find a accent furniture to organize my entryway?
The key to an organized home is to have a place for everything and everything in its place. But for a lot of us, the entryway can quickly become cluttered by backpacks, coats, shoes and the like. If your foyer, garage or mudroom looks like a disheveled minefield of discarded personal belongings, it may be… Continue Reading How to Use Accent Furniture to Create an Entryway Launchpad You’ll Love