B. Inspired: Happy Autumn!!!

Happy Autumn Friends! Today is officially the Fall Equniox. The days are getting a bit shorter, the air a bit crisper and the leaves are starting their beautiful transition. This is absolutely my favorite time of the year. The gorgeous colors of the changing leaves, cooler nights and not to mention the delicious wardrobe shift….

Featured Designer Interview

I was recently interviewed by Floor Coverings International about my design inspirations, current trends I’m loving, and a little about my Etsy shop. Check it out! Click Here to Read

B. Inspired – A Few of My Favorite Things

As the Winter season approaches and the air gets crisper and cooler, it’s a great time to winter proof your home (check that furnace filter) and get out your warm and cuddly throw blankets if you have not already. Some folks are not very fond of Winter, but I find this transition of the seasons…

The Studio is Now Open!!

The Studio is Open for Business! Come one, come all. Take a look and browse my offering of wall art prints, digital downloads and select canvas wrapped art. I have always had a love for art, design and creating. My Lifestyle with Tina B. blog is born out of my love for everything home, style, design, decor…

Fashion Crush: Style Meets Art

I don’t know about you, but Spring ushers in the need to refresh the closet scene. It’s a great time to purge, donate and figure out what pieces are needed for the season. I love to make a ‘must have’ list to shop from and then ad lib from there. Today’s blog is more or…

In Le Jardin!

Do you have a green thumb? It’s about that time of year where yard and garden envy begins. There’s nothing like a well manicured lawn and bonus points if you maintain a garden of any sort. As a person who aspires to eat homegrown, the idea of growing my own fruits, vegetables and herbs is…

Friday Feature: Homegrown Taste & Culture

No matter who you are, what culture, race or group you represent, chances are food is a vital part of your everyday routine and often, even part of your cultural identity. I’m a big fan of cooking and baking from scratch. Growing up in the midwest, my mother prepared all of our meals, packed our lunches…

Rebirth: Spring is Here

Happy Spring & Happy Easter, my friends. Oh, how I delight in the budding plants and flowers as Spring peeks it head out after an icy, cold and wet winter. The blog is undergoing lots of changes so we’ll continue our conversation on color through April as well as tackling Spring cleaning, quarterly purging and…

Oh, To Be Green!

It’s Monday morning and we’re still talking color! In lieu of St. Patrick’s Day tomorrow, let’s talk about GREEN and all it’s awesomeness. Green is the color of balance and harmony. Green represents, growth, renewal, and restoration of life. Often associated with nature, natural habitat, recycling and environmental friendliness. You often hear people talk about…

Nature’s Guide to Color

This month, we are celebrating COLOR!  All of its brightness, boldness and style freshness. We are just in time for Spring when color palettes change over and things really begin to pop. In my recent blog Color Me Vibrant, I talk about color as the essence of style, design and décor but even in nature,…

Color Me Vibrant

Color is the very essence of design, style and décor. We are simply drawn to it. No other element can add, lift, bring together and accent like the right color palette. Color is so easy and yet so very complex at the same time. I am often inspired by color to be more creative, forward…

Love & Style

Love is in the air! We have entered the fabulous month of February and the frosty air is making everyone dream of Spring. Being the holiday fanatic I am,  I’ve  been pinning lots of  great Valentine’s Day party and gift ideas. See here. And just to keep you motivated, take a look at my Full…