Here's the vicious cycle:
1) I buy something
2) It doesn't work, so I take it back to the store and return it.
3) On my way out of the store, something else catches my eye.
4) I buy that..... repeat indefinitely from Step 1.
But, sometimes I get lucky. Remember the living room? It was just missing some color.
On Black Friday, I got some help from Mama K as we ventured out into the cold to fight the crowds. After some huge successes in gift-shopping at Target, we went over to my favorite store, TJ Maxx, and found a few fun things. Here's the new rug in the entryway:
Front room after: