Creating a Hygge Environment in Your Minimalist Home This Holiday Season

Creating a Hygge Environment in Your Minimalist Home This Holiday Season

The holiday season is upon us and, like many things this year, we are discovering new ways to celebrate, share and experience the spirit of the season. Recently, the Danish practice of “Hygge” has become a major trend. If you’re not familiar with the term, then you’re in for a treat! We've talked about the… Read More »

Barn Mural Paint Project with ECOS Paints

Barn Mural Paint Project with ECOS Paints

ECOS Paints generously provided the paint as well as consult for the type of paint to use for this project. All opinions are our own. Since we moved into our coastal bungalow, we’ve been making upgrades here and there, that make it more aesthetically pleasing…more of a coastal feel. Our outside space is no exception.… Read More »

Hygge and Minimalism: Can They Coexist?

Hygge and Minimalism: Can They Coexist?

Since clutter is traditionally known as the antithesis of cozy, it may seem that as a minimalist, the art of hygge (pronounced “hoo-geh”) wouldn’t be possible to exist in the same circle, perhaps their paths wouldn’t even cross. We beg to differ.  Too often, minimalism decor is perceived as sterile, neutral colors only, having nothing… Read More »

5 Plants that Vibe with Our Coastal Minimalist Home

5 Plants that Vibe with Our Coastal Minimalist Home

Our coastal bungalow, while decorated minimally, breathes life and energy, not only due to the salty air, and the boundless light that enters the windows, but with the plants that are dispersed throughout. Not only are the plants air purifying, but they provide aesthetically pleasing décor for our abode. I (Shannon) have talked about my… Read More »