Posts by: Erin Hayes Burt

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Five Ways to Avoid the Mom Bob

When I was pregnant with my first child, I had long hair. Really long hair. And I lived in Tucson, Arizona, where the average temperature...

Make a Small Space Pop

Small nooks and rooms in your home can sometimes feel like wasted space, but they’re a great design opportunity. When you have a tiny...

Accent Wall - Ty Pennington

How to Create an Accent Wall

Accent walls are all the rage—but if you don’t do it right, it looks less designer and more like a game of “Which of These Doesn’t...

Simple Everyday Centerpieces

My dining room table has been in the middle of most of the homes we have owned, and at the very least it’s always been visible from the...

Mom Style Faux Pas

Becoming a mom changes your body and your wardrobe. From the time you start showing until months, sometimes a year or more after you give...

The Worst Crafts on Pinterest

I’m not a Pinterest mom. I love Pinterest for things like recipes, but that’s pretty much all I use it for. I’m not pinning items for...

How to Pack Light on Any Length Trip

These days, nothing’s free when you fly. Not the snacks, not the headphones, and not the carryon bags. That, combined with the likelihood...

Ditch the Chore Chart—and Still Get Help

I want help around the house. I need help. I have three kids age 6 and under—all girls–and they generate a lot of messes. When my...