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Welcome to Design a Simple Life with Basil & Salt Magazine

What is this site about? It’s about living your best life. It’s about finding what works for you and your family, about creating your ideal living space and home.

What’s inside

  • Decorating concepts
  • Home improvement
  • DIY design elements
  • Gardening
  • Recipes
  • Self-care
  • Beauty
  • Reading
  • Family

Color, texture, fabric and fragrance. These are just a few elements that make a house a home and transform a simple living space into your whole world.

Living a simple life, means living your life in the manner that works best for you and your family. Not every method works for everyone. Navigate your own ship in your own style.

Thank you for stopping in, I look forward to getting to know you better. If you have any questions, comments or requests please fill out the form below.


A message from Caroline Lili and Karie Engels

Thank you for visiting Design A Simple Life with Basil & Salt Magazine. I look forward to visiting with you more in future posts! You can follow my site by clicking the follow or subscribe button on the right near the top. Questions or comments? Please feel free to talk to me at Caroline@Clilidesigns.com or Karie@BasilandSalt.com

CLiliDesigns has partnered with Basil & Salt Magazine and all of its content. As we add new content, please be patient with us as we update or delete previous posts while bringing CLili Designs and Design A Simple Life to your in-box.

Design A Simple Life with Basil & Salt will eventually appear in full print will be a complimentary publication for our readers for their first year with us. For now, please enjoy our blog and in the very near future, our digital editions. Blessings.