Christmas Cleanup storage and organization

Welcome 2018!! As much as I love Christmas I think I love cleaning up after Christmas just as much! There is something about getting everything all put away and cleaned up that makes me feel so good! I guess it represents a clean and fresh start to the new year. In this video you will… Continue Reading


Chocolate Peanut Butter No Bake Cookies

We have recently had some family members, including my husband, that had to go gluten free. I was so excited this was one favorite childhood cookie that we didn’t have to give up! It’s so delicious, gluten free, and easy! I have had trouble with them setting in the past, but I found if I… Continue Reading


Christmas Home Decor Tour 2017

Welcome to my 2017 Christmas Home Decor Tour! This is the first year I used ribbon in my tree, and I love how it turned out! I have many of the same decorations, but I love using them in different ways. As well as with some of my new home decor items, like my Magnolia… Continue Reading

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Home Decor Haul: Christmas + Hearth & Hand + Target + QVC + Kirkland’s + More!

I hope everyone had a fabulous week! Mine was productive, but now that it’s December 1st I feel as if I’m scrambling again haha. I really wan’t to produce 12 Christmas videos for you guys this year! This video is one of them, and it was one of my favorites to film. I try to… Continue Reading

Gift Guides

Gift Guide For Him

This is a complete mens gift guide! If you don’t know what to get for him, this gift guide will guide you! I used to think shopping for the guys in my life was difficult, but learned a lot in the last few years, including a few items that all guys universally love. Aside from… Continue Reading

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BIG NEWS!! Custom Fall Prints are Here!

Basilchic now has it’s very own products!! This has been in the works for some time now, and there were a few delays (Hurricane Irma) but like the saying goes, every good thing is worth waiting for! I now have 4 really beautiful fall printables available for purchase on Etsy and my Blog!! It always… Continue Reading


I have to evacuate, now what? – 11 Evacuation Tips

We came back from a weekend vacation and immediately found out a major category 5 Hurricane was headed directly for us. We decided to put up shutters, secure our house and lawn, pack, stocked up on non-perishables, make travel plans,  clean and evacuate all within 48 hours! We have always stayed for hurricanes in the… Continue Reading


Easy File Organization

  Who likes paperwork… no one!! Even those of us who enjoy organizing. However, I found a system that is not expensive and actually works! Check out Freedom Filers, it’s brilliant and really helped me for what I struggled with most. I didn’t know what to keep, get rid of, or how to categorize certain… Continue Reading


Easy Camera Equipment Organization!

    Camera equipment can be so hard to organize. One reason for me being camera gear isn’t very pretty, but it’s a necessity for what I do. I wanted something in my office that was nice to look at and functional; some container store products really helped me achieve that! I went with light… Continue Reading


Desk Drawer Organization

I was so happy to get a desk with lots of storage and drawers, because I knew it would help keep me and my desk much more organized! My desk before this one was beautiful, but it had only one small top drawer. It was wonderful in theory, but ended up not being functional. I… Continue Reading