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Centsational Girl · 1d ago

What Makes a Great Guest Room?

Last weekend, I did something I’ve never done before. I rented a room and stayed inside a stranger’s house while I was exploring a new city. I came home from Seattle yesterday and instead of a separate apartment, while in town I rented a private bedr...
Centsational Girl · 5d ago

Weekend Reading

Hello my friends! I’ve spent the day running around Seattle after I landed here yesterday. If you’ve seen my Insta stories, you know I’m hitting some cool spots, several you recommended to me. I’m off to explore more tomorrow and Sunday. Thankfully, ...
Centsational Girl · 1W ago

Flip House Bathroom Remodel

I came to Las Vegas for a quick trip in anticipation of getting the investment properties ready for sale, and also to photograph the master bathroom remodel which I hadn’t done yet. As I’ve mentioned before, this house was purchased solely for resale...
Centsational Girl · 1W ago

Weekend Reading

I have a busy travel week, I am taking a quick 36 hour trip to Las Vegas then just a few days later I’m going to Seattle. In between, there’s all the parental obligations. Since it’s May all the end-of-the-year projects are due, plus I have both a 6t...
Centsational Girl · 1W ago

Attractive Bi-fold Closet Doors

I’ve decided to replace some of the plain hollow core sliding closet doors in my house. The door frames are the standard 72 x 80” and I thought about reframing the closets with a new set of custom doors that open and shut, but that’s really costly, s...
Centsational Girl · 2W ago

Summer Travel to Europe – What I Pack

I will be in Europe for two weeks in June and I’m already planning what clothes I’ll bring this trip. A great question landed in my inbox last week. Cheryl J. wrote: Hey Kate, I am going to Paris in July. I noted that you went in 2016 and I am making...
Centsational Girl · 2W ago

Weekend Reading

Happy Cinco de Mayo friends, I’ll be enjoying tacos and margaritas with friends this afternoon. Tomorrow I have a shelf project I’m working on for my laundry room, I hope to share that space...
Centsational Girl · 2W ago

Hip House Plants

I went plant shopping with my aunt this week, we went to a local nursery where they carry more specialized plants than the ones found in the garden department at home improvement stores, like stag ferns and string of pearls succulents. It’s nice when...
Centsational Girl · 3W ago

Mother’s Day Gift Ideas from Etsy

May has arrived! This means Mother’s Day is around the corner, less than two weeks away! I found a few creative gifts to consider for the special moms in your life, all of these creations ar...
Centsational Girl · 3W ago

Cool Things to Do in Austin

In the domestic travel category, I planned to visit three new cities in the States this year, and I’m happy to have checked Austin, Texas off my list. What a fun place! There’s no shortage o...