June Seasonal Food

Originally posted on ecogreenlove:
Get choosing, cooking and storing tips from the produce that is getting out of season here “If ever there were a time of year when it just feels right to eat well, June is it. The air is sweet and warm and there are oodles of healthy options in the grocery…


Spicy Shrimp Pasta Dinner

Originally posted on Do It Daily:
Bang Bang! Love it!! 8 ounces spaghetti 8 ounces medium shrimp, peeled and deveined 1 tablespoon olive oil 3 cloves garlic, minced 1 teaspoon smoked paprika, or more, to taste Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste 2 tablespoons chopped fresh parsley leaves FOR THE SAUCE 1/2…


Guacamole Dip

Originally posted on Noemi's Koffee Klatch:
? I am so glad that summer is here!  Because that means BBQing time and parties outside.  I “love love” making Guacamole dip and homemade tortilla chips any chance I get and for no reason at all.  This delicious dip and tortilla chips is so easy to make.   The dip is so…


5 Lovely Home Offices

Beach Glass Interior Designs, Garden City, New York, Keith Scott Morton Kathy Daukant Interior Design, Richmond Hill Home Atmosphere Interior Design, Inc. Spinnaker Development, 1512 Dolphin Terrace, Newport Beach Macaluso Designs, Inc., Las Vegas


Ellen’s Navy Blue with Floral

Ellen’s Navy Blue with Floral by cattleyaorchid featuring black pants Paul Smith floral shirtpaulsmith.co.uk STELLA McCARTNEY blue jacketnet-a-porter.com STELLA McCARTNEY black pants$530 – net-a-porter.com Adidas white shoes$115 – office.co.uk Bulova watchbluefly.com Amethyst jewelrykohls.com


Ellen doing it Gingham Style

Ellen doing it Gingham Style by cattleyaorchid featuring gray pants Luxe white jacketdorothyperkins.com Toast gray pantstoa.st Jacquemus tall socks$33 – ssense.com Acne Studios white sneakeracnestudios.com Braided braceletkohls.com Emanuel Berg Slim Fit Contrast Collar Gingham Shirt$175 – julesb.co.uk


Ellen doing it Gingham Style

Ellen doing it Gingham Style by cattleyaorchid featuring a white jacket Luxe white jacketdorothyperkins.com Toast gray pantstoa.st Jacquemus tall socks$33 – ssense.com Acne Studios white sneakeracnestudios.com Braided braceletkohls.com Emanuel Berg Slim Fit Contrast Collar Gingham Shirt$175 – julesb.co.uk


Ellen’s Gray Set

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Ellen Relaxed

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Ellen in White with Polka Dots

Ellen in White with Polka Dots by cattleyaorchid featuring diamond jewelry J Crew cardiganjcrew.com Alexander McQueen blazer$1,620 – mytheresa.com Antonio Berardi blue pantsmodaoperandi.com Converse sneakermytheresa.com Movado diamond jewelrysaksfifthavenue.com Amethyst jewelrykohls.com


Be Not Afraid

Originally posted on poetreecreations.wordpress.com:
  Be not afraid when in darkness, For you shall see the light, A light that is everlasting, For it burns so very bright.   It burns when your heart is heavy, It shines when you have lost all hope, When your life has lost its sparkle, At a…


Ellen’s Nautical Pleasure

Ellen’s Nautical Pleasure by cattleyaorchid featuring a white t shirt The Elder Statesman oversized sweater$1,455 – net-a-porter.com Rick Owens white t shirtstylebop.com DVb Victoria Beckham brown pantsstylebop.com VILA clothing$86 – vila.com AX Paris ankle booties$44 – axparis.com


Cattleya’s Classy Bedroom

Cattleya’s Classy Bedroom by cattleyaorchid featuring silver leaf furniture Brown table lamplampsplus.com Rug$79 – rugzone.co.uk Ralph Lauren Home battery powered clockamara.com NOVICA photography wall artnovica.com Quote wall artabchome.com Ornate floor mirrorhomedecorators.com Shiraleah striped throw pillowpurehome.com Currey Company silver leaf furnitureburkedecor.com Ethan Allen post bedethanallen.com Tufted furniturebelleescape.com


Cattleya’s Classy Bedroom

Cattleya’s Classy Bedroom by cattleyaorchid featuring a crystal table lamp Crystal table lamplampsplus.com Rug$79 – rugzone.co.uk Ralph Lauren Home clockamara.com NOVICA photo paintingnovica.com Wall sculptureabchome.com Ornate mirrorhomedecorators.com Shiraleah stripe throw pillowpurehome.com Currey Company white accent chairburkedecor.com Ethan Allen regency furnitureethanallen.com Tufted ottomanbelleescape.com


Cattleya’s Classy Bedroom

Cattleya’s Classy Bedroom by cattleyaorchid featuring wall sculptures Crystal table lamplampsplus.com Rug$79 – rugzone.co.uk Ralph Lauren Home clockamara.com NOVICA photo paintingnovica.com Wall sculptureabchome.com Ornate mirrorhomedecorators.com Shiraleah stripe throw pillowpurehome.com Currey Company white accent chairburkedecor.com Ethan Allen regency furnitureethanallen.com Tufted ottomanbelleescape.com


Cattleya’s Classy Bedroom

Cattleya’s Classy Bedroom by cattleyaorchid featuring a white accent chair Crystal table lamplampsplus.com Rug$79 – rugzone.co.uk Ralph Lauren Home clockamara.com NOVICA photo paintingnovica.com Wall sculptureabchome.com Ornate mirrorhomedecorators.com Shiraleah stripe throw pillowpurehome.com Currey Company white accent chairburkedecor.com Ethan Allen regency furnitureethanallen.com Tufted ottomanbelleescape.com


Casual Cattleya

Casual Cattleya by cattleyaorchid featuring slim fit jeans Petit Bateau long sleeve toptessabit.com Pink blazer$39 – newlook.com Maurices slim fit jeansmaurices.com Miu Miu grey bootiesbarneyswarehouse.com Warehouse suede duffle bag$63 – warehouse.co.uk Stud earrings1stdibs.com


Cattleya in the Sunmer

Cattleya in the Sunmer by cattleyaorchid featuring sundress dresses Sundress dressmodcloth.com Christian Louboutin leather sandals$1,045 – brownsfashion.com Marc Jacobs color block pursemodaoperandi.com Rag bone blue hatbarneys.com Sunpocket round frame glasses$100 – thehut.com


Casual Cattleya

Casual Cattleya by cattleyaorchid featuring long sleeve tops Petit Bateau long sleeve toptessabit.com Pink blazer$39 – newlook.com Maurices slim fit jeansmaurices.com Miu Miu grey bootiesbarneyswarehouse.com Warehouse suede duffle bag$63 – warehouse.co.uk Stud earrings1stdibs.com


Cattleya Roughin’ It

Cattleya Roughin’ It by cattleyaorchid featuring a stretch blouse H M stretch blouse$20 – hm.com Miss Selfridge biker jacket$77 – johnlewis.com J Brand skinny jeansfarfetch.com Frye brown boots6pm.com Madewell brown leather bagmadewell.com


Cattleya’s Style

Cattleya’s Style by cattleyaorchid featuring white tops Dolce Gabbana white top$705 – farfetch.com FTC black v neck shirt$230 – zalando.co.uk Maglie I Blues black faux leather jacket$255 – repertoirefashion.co.uk AG Adriano Goldschmied super skinny jeans$230 – zalando.co.uk H M white sneaker$31 – hm.com Yellow gold earrings1stdibs.com


Ellen’s White & Plaid

Ellen’s White & Plaid by cattleyaorchid featuring NIKE Equipment black white plaid shirtshoplesnouvelles.com Luxe structured blazer$77 – dorothyperkins.com Frame Denim white jeansshop.harpersbazaar.com NIKE sneaker$120 – selfridges.com Rolex stainless steel watch1stdibs.com Pura Vida black jewelrymetroparkusa.com J Crew blue beltfashionproject.com


Ellen in Polka Dots

Ellen in Polka Dots by cattleyaorchid featuring a vintage denim jacket Topshop vintage denim jacketnordstrom.com AG Adriano Goldschmied black trousers$235 – johnlewis.com NIKE leather sneakermytheresa.com Michael Kors water resistant watchbloomingdales.com Woven braceletkohls.com Scotch & Soda Men’s Polka Dot Printed Shirt – Navy$125 – coggles.com


Ellen in Green Suit with Denim Shirt

Ellen in Green Suit with Denim Shirt by cattleyaorchid featuring green leather pants Lee blue top$94 – zalando.co.uk Piazza sempione jacketyoox.com Cédric Charlier green leather pants$190 – yoox.com Nike trainersnordstrom.com Garnet braceletkohls.com Silver wrist watchamazon.ca


Ellen’s White & Plaid

Ellen’s White & Plaid by cattleyaorchid featuring white jeans Equipment black white plaid shirtshoplesnouvelles.com Luxe structured blazer$77 – dorothyperkins.com Frame Denim white jeansshop.harpersbazaar.com NIKE sneaker$120 – selfridges.com Rolex stainless steel watch1stdibs.com Pura Vida black jewelrymetroparkusa.com J Crew blue beltfashionproject.com


Ellen in Polka Dots

Ellen in Polka Dots by cattleyaorchid featuring a vintage denim jacket Topshop vintage denim jacketnordstrom.com AG Adriano Goldschmied black trousers$235 – johnlewis.com NIKE leather sneakermytheresa.com Michael Kors water resistant watchbloomingdales.com Woven braceletkohls.com Scotch & Soda Men’s Polka Dot Printed Shirt – Navy$125 – coggles.com


Ellen in Green Suit with Denim Shirt

Ellen in Green Suit with Denim Shirt by cattleyaorchid featuring a blue top Lee blue top$94 – zalando.co.uk Piazza sempione jacketyoox.com Cédric Charlier green leather pants$190 – yoox.com Nike trainersnordstrom.com Garnet braceletkohls.com Silver wrist watchamazon.ca


Ellen in Floral and Polka

Ellen in Floral and Polka by cattleyaorchid featuring a polka dot shirt FROMBEGINNING polka dot shirtyesstyle.com Vintage coatchoies.com Current/Elliott blue pants$380 – farfetch.com NIKE sport shoes$110 – office.co.uk Rolex pre owned watchshop-hers.com Sterling silver braided braceletkohls.com


Ellen in Green Suit with Denim Shirt

Ellen in Green Suit with Denim Shirt by cattleyaorchid featuring a denim top Lee denim top$94 – zalando.co.uk Piazza Sempione blazeryoox.com Cédric Charlier leather pants$190 – yoox.com Nike sneakernordstrom.com Silver jewelryamazon.ca


Ellen in Green Suit with Denim Shirt

Ellen in Green Suit with Denim Shirt by cattleyaorchid featuring green pants Lee denim top$94 – zalando.co.uk Piazza Sempione blazeryoox.com Cédric Charlier green pants$190 – yoox.com Adidas shoessneakerboy.com Movado diamond braceletsaksfifthavenue.com


Ellen in Polka Dots

Ellen in Polka Dots by cattleyaorchid featuring a jean jacket Topshop jean jacketnordstrom.com AG Adriano Goldschmied zip pants$235 – johnlewis.com Nike shoesmytheresa.com Michael Kors stainless steel jewelrybloomingdales.com Scotch & Soda Men’s Polka Dot Printed Shirt – Navy$125 – coggles.com


I’m Bored Jar

Originally posted on Do It Daily:
Ok, so, It’s almost summer and the kids are going to be driving you crazy – don’t set them in front of the TV, computer or a video game.. get them up and doing stuff. Here’s a great project for you! Click HERE for the instructions, article and link…


Paper Work

Originally posted on DIY with Kathy!:
Whoever invented paperwork should be shot. Every month at least one  whole day is wasted filing out paperwork – there are bills to pay, accounting books to keep, paperwork to be filled out and sent away, appointments to make, and entry logs to be filled out. Computers are supposed…


Just One Night

Originally posted on daily dose of reality:
if the world were to end tomorrow, what would you do with your remaining time on earth? *** I am sure that in the moment my mind would change and not go with my plan because I would hope that I would be spontaneous. In my daily life I…


DIY: T-Shirt Blanket

Originally posted on The Shweet Design:
Are you like me where you have so many T-shirts you just don’t know what to do with them?  Or perhaps they all share some special importance to you that prevents you from donating them?  Well, welcome to the club.  I realized that most of my T-shirts were from…


Ribbon Bookmarks

Originally posted on Spark of Creativity:
Today’s project was so easy! I made these two ribbon bookmarks in about 10 to 15 minutes, and they are something that I will definitely use on a regular basis. The materials that I used were just things that I already had in my crafting supplies, and they were…


Refinishing a Table: Part 2

Originally posted on Homan at Home:
In Part 1 we covered stripping and sanding the finish off. Now we get to the fun part: making the table look pretty! We did this part inside on the kitchen floor, so we started by laying out a giant piece of plastic and putting all the pieces on…


Picture Frame with Burlap

Supplies: Picture frame Chalk Paint and acrylic paint Paint brushes Burlap Hot glue gun Sharpie or pen I bought this beautiful picture frame at an estate sale. The price tag says $5 but it was actually 50% off…$2.50! Woohoo! I started by taking the back off the frame and tossing the old silk flower print.…


Burlap Book Covers

Originally posted on Noemi's Koffee Klatch:
I am so in love with these Burlap Book Covers.  So pretty and 123 easy project to do.    You can find so many colors and patterns in burlap these days.  Many more NEW projects to come with burlap.   I am bursting with ideas!! lol    If your like me, you have books that…


Old Desk MakeOver

Originally posted on *life*style*:
Hello friends! I have been super blessed to inherit my grandfather’s desk.  It is beautiful, and, well…brown.  It is screaming for a makeover.  Let me start by saying that this desk has been moved multiple times(at least 5 by me) so it is not in the best condition.  If it was…