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The Part-Time Blogger’s Dilemma {Let’s Be Honest}


Ok, it’s time to get really real with you. About us and our blog. It involves a little something we like to call: We recently received a very nice comment from a regular follower that prompted us to write this post. Before you read it, I have to say that we were very grateful for this reader’s […]

Get Organized!

I’m so happy to introduce you to Robin Harisis. She was roomates with my older sister at Messiah College, so I sort of know her by association. She is the founder of Room Service Personal Organizing, LLC and a member of the National Association of Professional Organizers and Faithful Organizers.  Robin believes that everyone can […]

Classic, Timeless Style {FOSSIL Vintage Revivals Handbag GIVEAWAY!}

vintage revival flap bag

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of Fossil for SocialSpark. All opinions are 100% mine. Well, you guys know by know that my style is pretty neutral. From paint colors in my home to what I wear, you’ll find me loving up anything that is classic and timeless. Nothing too flashy […]

Bicycle Wheel Clock {Thistlewood Farms}


If you missed the announcement about which nine contestants made it through to Round 2 of Creating with the Stars, click here! We’re dying to see what those ladies come up with for this week’s Knockoff theme! ————————————————————————————————————————– We fell in love with Karianne’s clock the moment we laid eyes on it. It’s so orignal […]

Christmas Vacation {Not just for the kids!}

Vacation post

The East Coast Creative Newsletter is Here! EC2↑Date


 We are so excited about this announcement!  We’ve been thinking about it for an eternity, but just never pulled the plug.  Today we’re officially launching a weekly East Coast Creative Newsletter!  It’s all the fun and creativity of EC2 Blog directly to your inbox one day a week.  We know everyone is busy- I mean […]

Design Advice & Free Monthly Makeovers


Hey Guys! The last three weeks have been a whirlwind- I launched my new brand Game of Love (check it out if you haven’t yet!), I was in Salt Lake City for a blogging conference, and have had a bunch of other hush, hush projects going on behind the scenes!  I was thinking of you […]

Simple Washi Tape Tray Update

Buy Washi Tape[10]

Most likely you’ve seen washi tape on Pinterest, in home decor magazines, and even in the stationary aisle at Target! There’s a full-blown washi tape frenzy going on in America.  So for those of you living under a rock, what is washi tape? It’s basically super pretty masking tape that you can use for all […]

On the Front Porch… Q & A

Wood Shim Wall Art

Well this is fun… I was asked to do a little Q &A session with Porch.  Not familiar with them? Porch is a network where you can find local, reputable professionals for home projects.  Not every project is a DIY and Porch helps hook you up with the right people. They sent me a bunch […]

Creating with the Stars Round 2 Winners


We thought Round 1 was pretty impressive, but Round 2 officially blew us away.  Apparently all of blogland was pretty excited too, because we had a bajillion of votes over the last two days (yes, that’s the official number, FYI).  This round was the closest one yet, with 1st and 2nd place only separated by […]

Best DIY Projects of 2012

stenciled faux-tile fireplace

  Hey all! Since we’re already three-quarters of the way through 2012, we thought it would be really fun to look back at our most popular posts so far this year. We have so many projects up our sleeves for this upcoming Fall and Winter, but it’s encouraging to know that we’ve already accomplished so much in our […]

EC2 Home Tour – Welcome to My Foyer!

Foyer Rug[3]

We usually share bits and pieces of our homes here on the blog, but we’re going to try and do more full room home tours as we get rooms “finished up” (are rooms ever finished?)  First up for me… My foyer. Now, I should explain that no one ever comes in our front door.  It’s […]

Free Monthly Makeover: Toddler Bedroom Makeover Design Plan

Room Makeover East Coast Creative

This makeover room design is part of my free monthly makeover that I do each month for one lucky East Coast Creative & “Knock It Off” newsletter subscriber!  If you want to be entered in to win next month, fill out the form below!   Enter to Win our FREE Monthly Makeover & Join the VIP […]

Olympic Crafts for Kids {2012 Olympic Games}

Olympics Activities

Are you ready for the 2012 Summer Olympics?  Are your kids into it at all?  Hopefully this Olympic craft idea will begin to get them in the spirit of the games!  Do you have time for a short story?  My 4th grade year of school was an Olympic year and my teacher did all kinds of crafts […]

Guest Room Makeover with Stenciled Wall

Houndstooth Stenciled Wall[6]-2

Are you signed up for our VIP email list?  Free Makeover giveaway once a month, design tips, secret projects & More.   CLICK HERE TO JOIN! ——————————————– When a close friend asks you to help re-do their bubble-gum pink, non-descript guest room, you can’t say no. You almost feel like you need to stage a design […]