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Wedding Day Adversity and the Love that followed…

Jul 9, 2015 | | Say something

Four years ago…  I married the love of my life. I remember all of the time I spent planning our ceremony, hand making the bouquets and the guys boutonnieres. Stamping and assembling the wedding programs with hand cut & tied white ribbons. Selecting music and outfits for the wedding party. I’d say we got quite a […more]

A Trunk Themed Bedroom, Styled 3 Ways for under $500

Feb 21, 2015 | | 1 comment

Hey guys!! I came across a question that was posted on Quora this week, that reads… How can I design my room around this trunk?  Source: Quora I’ve decided that I would take a shot at solving this design dilemma. Read on to see 3 ways to style this bedroom around a wooden trunk, for under […more]

Free Printable: Essential Decorating Checklist

Feb 14, 2015 | | 2 comments

Happy Valentine’s Day! I wanted to do something special for you today. So, I created a super helpful free printable download for you. Everyone loves a good freebie. Enjoy!  DOWNLOAD Check out this post to see these tips in action. Spread the love… PIN this post          

Rustic Bedroom Decor Inspiration for Married Couples

Feb 7, 2015 | | Say something

Looking for rustic bedroom decor inspiration for you and your husband? Look no further, your search is over. This rustic bedroom decor board features shabby chic bedroom furniture, soft feminine elements and the simple charm of country style home decor, which are sure to keep the romance alive in your marriage. Enjoy!

Get the look: The Beautifully Organized Office

Jan 31, 2015 | | Say something
The Beautifully Organized Office -- This a round up of inspiring office space designs, with links to get the look yourself. --Round up by @nitrasnook

This post is a round up of a few beautifully organized office spaces that I found on Pinterest. I’ve included links to items you can use to recreate these looks in your home. Hopefully, they will inspire you too!

The Simplest Chore Routine Ever!

Jan 24, 2015 | | Say something
The Simplest Chore Routine Ever -- This post explains how to implement the easiest chore routine you'll ever come across. Post by @nitrasnook

A few weeks ago, I introduced a unique solution to keep your home clean and organized, with a simple to use cleaning schedule. This is done by creating “chore magnets” for your fridge. Then each family member takes turns completing chores and moving the magnet for the completed chore down to the bottom of the list.

Declutter your world

Jan 17, 2015 | | Say something

Why do we have clutter? I believe it’s because many of us are searching for happiness and fulfillment in the wrong places. We buy things because we think they will make us… better… happier. We think… “all I have to do is buy this and my life will become that“. But sadly, this is rarely the reality. […more]

How to organize your small closet

Jan 10, 2015 | | Say something
How To Organize Your Small Closet... This mini guide will help you get a jump start on tackling your closet with confidence. -- nitrasnook.com by @nitrasnook

Walk in closets are beautiful, however most people don’t have them. So, this post is dedicated to helping those of you with a small closet maximize your space. 1. Purge Go through the items currently in your closet to determine if there are any items that you want to get rid of. Maybe it’s something torn/damaged or something […more]

How to keep your home clean and organized

Jan 3, 2015 | | Say something

To me, the hardest part of organizing any home is having a plan to keep your home clean and organized once you’ve finished. This is especially true, if you live with other family members and find it difficult to get everyone on the same track. I recently came across a conversation on Lifehacker which offered an intriguing solution. I […more]

Happy New Year Everyone!!

Jan 1, 2015 | | Say something

I hope you enjoyed your New Year’s Eve festivities, whether you spent your time at home, at work, or out with family or friends, I’m truly glad you’re able to see another year! To me, this January marks the start of a new beginning for Nitra’s Nook.  I have spent two years creating a “presence” online; […more]