DIY Kitchen Cabinet Refresh- ECOS Paints

DIY Kitchen Cabinet Refresh- 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 eyeing our kitchen cabinets, yearning to make them match the rest of our home, with a coastal feel. Our small abode… 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 »

Surf Shack: A Lifestyle and Inspiration

Surf Shack: A Lifestyle and Inspiration

Ger and I were staying at an adorable Airbnb earlier this year in the outer banks: the Live Swell Avalon Bungalow. During our stay, we became enamored by the surf-style décor. Neither of us surf, but there is something about the mystique of those who live by the ocean, waiting for their next big wave,… Read More »