By Ashley Strehle Hartman
Published on the Omaha World-Herald’s Momaha.com on April 18, 2022
I’m a homebody.
At no time has that been clearer to me than in the past two years when I’ve spent more time at home than ever before. Between the COVID-19 pandemic, working from home and being a stay-at-home parent, I’m at home a lot. Like almost all the time.
Since I spend so much of my time there, I try to make my home somewhere I’m happy to be — within budget and within reason. That’s especially true for my daughter’s playroom where I spend most of my days.
Sure, most of that space is dominated by toy cars, stuffed animals and all of the usual toddler toys. But I’ve also made room for things I like, too — things I think are both functional and beautiful. Here are a few of them: