Best of Better Homes & Gardens

I’ve been a contributing writer to Better Homes & Gardens for over two years on all topics related to decorating and design. Below is the roundup of the most inspiring and popular online articles from the Centsational Style and Style Spotters blogs, enjoy!


console table style

built ins

Contemporary Banquettes

Console Table Style

Accessorizing Built Ins

modernize dining room

marble bathroom

paint colors

How to Modernize Your Dining Room

Marble in the Bathroom

Paint Colors for Rooms Trimmed in Wood

dining room rug

dress windows[10]

bring the beach

Dining Room Rug Rules

10 Stylish Ways to Dress Your Windows

Bringing the Beach Home

covered porches



Outdoor Room Series: Covered Porches & Patios

Outdoor Room Series: Sunroom Style

Outdoor Room Series: Patios + Balconies

converted sheds hang above flat screen

Outdoor Room Series: Sheds + Cabanas

Ten Things to Hang Above the Bed

Decorating Around a Flat Screen Television

summer mantel

reading chairs

brighten bed

Styling a Summer Mantel

Spaces for Reading Chairs

Brighten Your Bed

colorful girls rooms

boys rooms

kid friendly study spaces

Colorful Girl’s Rooms

Colors for Boy’s Rooms

Kid Friendly Study Spaces

tan sofa

designing around tv

wood stairs

Decorating with a Tan Sofa

Designing Around a TV

Dressing Wood Stairs

adding texture

rustic touches

warm tones

8 Ways to Add Texture to Your Home

Rustic Touches

Decorating with Warm Tones

patterned kitchen backsplashes

modernize dining

kitchen stools

Patterned Kitchen Backsplashes

How to Modernize Your Dining Room

Kitchen Stools: Seven Different Styles

trad and modern

brightly painted pieces

kitchen islands

When Traditional meets Modern

Bold + Bright Pieces

Painted Kitchen Islands

choosing kitchen hardware

curb appeal

diy terrariums

Choosing Kitchen Hardware

10 Ways to Increase Curb Appeal

DIY Terrariums


wood countertops

small space storage

Slipcover Style

Warm Wood Countertops

Small Space Storage Solutions

built in benches

open shelving


Spaces for Built In Benches

Open Shelving in the Kitchen

Multitasking Mudrooms

small space home office

maximize kitchen storage

brown sofa

Small Space Home Offices

Maximize Kitchen Storage

Decorating with a Brown Sofa

small stuff



Organize the Small Stuff

Decorating with Maps

Creative Ways to Display Jewelry


Seasonal + Holiday:

elegant easter

festive fourth

all american

Elegant Easter Decor

A Festive Fourth

All American Decor

festive fall porches

painted pumpkins

halloween haunts

Festive Fall Porches

Painted Pumpkins

Halloween Haunts

fall leaves

autumn centerpieces

autumn table settings

10 Simple Ways to Decorate with Fall Leaves

All Natural Autumn Centerpieces

Inviting Autumn Tablescapes

thanksgiving centerpieces

merry mantel


Easy Thanksgiving Centerpieces

Merry Mantels

O Tannenbaum

simple christmas

seasonal staircases

outdoor holidays

Simple Christmas Touches

Staircases at Christmas

Outdoor Holiday Displays

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