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A look back at MMC I’ll be honest, it hasn’t been smooth sailing. The path to where I am today has come with countless challenges, giant leaps, turns, risks, and forks in the road. But when I take a look back, I can honestly say I wouldn’t be where I am today without each and […]

FAMILY, LIFESTYLE

A Look Back at Maria Murphy Creative

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As a mom we have this vision in our head of what family vacations will look like, but oftentimes the reality is much different. Taking your family to the beach is classic pastime. As a lover of the sea myself, I know the draw all too well. After successfully taking a toddler and a baby […]

FAMILY, LIFESTYLE

10 Must Have Items to Pack for the Beach with Kids

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When it comes to putting together gift baskets, I get SO excited and Easter basket stuffers are no exception!

FAMILY, HOME, LIFESTYLE

My Favorite Easter Baskets & Stuffers!

Easter Basket Stuffers

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This year, I want to welcome you into my home for the holidays – virtually, of course! Welcome to the Murphy’s 2021 Holiday Home Tour!

DESIGN, FAMILY, HOME

Holiday Home Tour

Holiday Home Kitchen

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If you are looking for unique host or hostess gift ideas beyond the typical bottle of wine, here are three ideas you can recreate for under $25 each.

ENTERTAINING, LIFESTYLE

3 Hostess Gifts under $25

Hostess Gifts

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It’s officially that time of year… Christmas Shopping! Here are some holiday stocking stuffer ideas for the whole family!

FAMILY, LIFESTYLE

Holiday Stocking Stuffers for the Whole Family

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Christmas is my favorite time to decorate our home. I tend not to go all out with our holiday decor, but adding natural elements, like floral and greenery, textures, like blankets and throw pillows and of course, a tree really elevates our space and still makes it feel like home.

DESIGN, HOME, LIFESTYLE

7 Realistic Faux Christmas Trees & Decor Inspiration

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It’s officially the holiday season — my favorite home stores launched the best holiday decorations and I couldn’t help but round up my top picks!

DESIGN, HOME, LIFESTYLE

Best Holiday Decorations at Home Stores

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On today’s Murphy Home Feature, I’m sharing our office, play room, mud room, and laundry room! While our guests won’t be spending time in these more functional rooms, our family uses them a ton, and we designed them to fit our own needs as much as possible.

DESIGN, FAMILY, HOME

Murphy Home Feature: Functional Rooms

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On today’s Murphy Home Feature, I’m sharing our bedrooms and master bath! I wanted to make sure the rooms suited everyone’s needs as best as possible.

DESIGN, HOME, LIFESTYLE

Murphy Home Feature: Our Bedrooms and Master Bathroom

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I’m an interior designer and content creator, here to help you love your home without stressing over how to get the results you deserve. I’ve been in the professional design industry for over 12 years now, and my design upbringing and background is a big part of who I am and how I landed in this dream job of mine. 

My name is Maria

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