Roughing It In Style Blog - Beginning to Breathe

“Afoot and lighthearted I take to the open road, healthy, free, the world before me.”
― Walt Whitman

It’s a familiar feeling, that knot of tension all wound up in your chest. Scattered thoughts, tight schedules, and the pressure of making sure everything turns out perfectly. You start to question if it’s even worth all the trouble. Did I forget to make the guest bed? Will the appetizers turn out? Is it going to rain? What if something goes wrong? Even worse, what if everyone is bored?

When did planning relaxation and fun become so stressful? Well it’s time to breathe. We’re here to help you. We created Roughing It In Style Living to provide:

Guidance on designing comfortable and inviting interiors.

Roughing It In Style Blog - Beginning to BreatheEveryone needs a place to put their feet up. We’ll show you how to create a feeling of natural relaxation.


Help exploring all the ways memories are made.

Roughing It In Style Blog - Beginning to BreatheWhat’s the difference between a good time and an experience that’s truly unforgettable? Surprisingly very little, we can help you make the leap.


Tips and tricks on how to make entertaining a breeze.

Roughing It In Style Blog - Beginning to BreatheIt doesn’t matter if it’s for an evening, weekend, or week. We’ll show you how to get the most out of every day.


Activities that will keep your family and friends off their phones and engaged in the NOW.

Roughing It In Style Blog - Beginning to BreatheWe’re all about regaining the time we spend together and creating real fulfillment and involvement.


Advice on how to get the most out of the time you get to spend at your getaway.

Roughing It In Style Blog - Beginning to BreatheWhether it’s a lake home, cottage, lodge, backyard, or basement retreat.

We’ve been helping folks just like you with lifestyle design choices since 1997. Our talented team of designers and creatives is ready to dive in and share everything we’ve learned along the way.

We honestly feel that how you spend your down time can impact everyday life substantially.

It’s a matter of beginning with small steps that add up to big life changes.

You’ve got to start somewhere. How about starting with us?

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Do you want to start exploring today?

Check out our first 10 Blog posts before we release them into the wild.