Counting Goats

Counting Goats

It takes a Mongolian goat four years to shed enough hair to make one cashmere sweater. That sweater probably fits a size 2! So, how long would it take a goat to make a cashmere throw for me to snuggle in on a chilly night in Fairhope, AL? I’m guessing one goat...
OrganizEtc!

OrganizEtc!

Allow me to introduce you to another CoziNest professional. Cindy Brown is the owner of OrganizEtc!, where she does everything from organize your cabinets to commissioning artwork for your home. She has been in the organizing/decorating/event planning business for...
Pompous Grass

Pompous Grass

Yes, I know. The grass is actually spelled “p-a-m-p-a-s”, but really… when you look at this “irritatingly grand, self-important, grass, couldn’t it be spelled p-o-m-p-o-u-s? Of all the ornamental grasses out there, this one could easily...
Decorating on a Budget

Decorating on a Budget

Decorating on a budget can be quite a challenge, especially if your tastes are more of the champagne/caviar type and the budget is more of a Proscecco/cheeseball type. That is where I find myself. Mr. Cozi and I took a good look around our house over the weekend and...
Packing Away Christmas

Packing Away Christmas

Every year as I pack away Christmas decorations, I feel a sense of nostalgia for the past year and anticipation of the next. As I re-decorate my house for the new year, sometimes things go back just like they were before Christmas, but often I want a fresh look...
6 Chester Drawers

6 Chester Drawers

A Prayer Warriors’ Bedroom Reveal was a post about a young college student getting a dorm room makeover. I referred to a piece of furniture in that post as a chest of drawers and received this comment from a friend and fellow blogger: “On a side note, I...