Life Lately…

by Tina on February 4, 2016

in Decor, family

January absolutely whizzed by and I wanted to pop in and say hello and catch up a bit.  What have all of you been up to?  Hopefully not nearly so cold as us!  We have had lots of snow, freezing rain, fog, and wind that bites straight to the bone.  Thankfully, winter looks beautiful on […]


Last Minute Christmas Ideas!

by Tina on December 23, 2015

in Celebrations, Decor, DIY, family

The holiday season is busy and there is nothing better than finding a little extra time here and there to relax.  We’ve been posting about our adventures in decorating, gift wrapping, and holiday making on House of Valentina, but just in case you haven’t seen, we’ve got some ideas that will provide some last minute Christmas ideas […]

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The quote kind of sums up my life lately.  This week has been a little chaotic for me, but loads of good things are going on and so I consider that very good chaos…   More coffee. More caffeine.  STAT!  {smiles} Here are a few of the things that have been keeping me busy and […]


I won’t always update you here when I post on House of Valentina (so please subscribe there, too!) but this Kid Friendly Paris Rental through Kid & Coe is something I wanted to make sure you saw since I posted it before the site officially launched. This Paris flat is located within walking distance to Sacre […]


One Last Hint…

by Tina on October 16, 2015

in Decor, photography

I have been hinting around for a couple weeks that something new was coming and we have finally worked out most of the kinks and by Monday everything should be ready for it’s big reveal!  Some of you have had some pretty good guesses, but after weeks, and even months, of planning and plotting, I […]