Our Old House: Cozy Living Room Decor Ideas

Our Old House: Cozy Living Room Decor Ideas

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[Photo by Paul Ferney for Oh Happy Day]

When we left off a couple of months ago, our newly renovated living room looked like this. Spoiler alert! Save for moving in our very old, very stained sofas, that is pretty much precisely how the room looks today. I’m even going to go so far as to share that we have yet to sit in this room and enjoy it for any length of time. Frankly, between both of our work obligations, …

Tasty Tropical Summer Cocktails

Tasty Tropical Summer Cocktails

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Ever a fan of fruity summer cocktails, today I present you with a trifecta of tasty tropical beverages! Inspired by long, hot summer days and the insanely delicious flavors of V8 +Energy, these drinks make for the absolute perfect pick me-up on a warm summer evening. I loaded them up with an abundance of fresh fruit garnish, topped everything off with cute …

12 Must-Try Iced Coffee Recipes

12 Must-Try Iced Coffee Recipes

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I’ve been an iced coffee fanatic since before iced coffee was cool. (Pun intended.) In all seriousness, I remember being obsessed with the stuff long before most of my friends who even try it, and now it is a full on cultural phenomenon. I still feel like a lot of people don’t make their own iced coffee at home though, as if coffee shop iced coffee is the end all be all holy grail of coffee. Which, maybe it is. Or, …