Taking A Break From The Small Screen

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No, not TV.  I’m talking about my iPhone.  For the first time in about 4 and a half years of owning a smartphone, I went over my monthly data limit. While this was… Continue reading

Product Review: Baby Foot

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Apparently, I buy beauty products off of the internet now.  I blame People Magazine.  They had a little video about this magical Japanese product that makes all of the old gross skin on… Continue reading

My Go-To Dressing

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I never buy salad dressing. I think it’s a combination of growing up with simple olive oil and apple cider vinegar dressed on all my salads (still can’t make it as good as… Continue reading

Seasonal Place Card Round-Up (and some good Upworthy videos)

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First off, I have to admit that even though I’m writing a post about place settings, I can’t say I have ever thrown or attended an event (other than weddings) that actually had… Continue reading

Guest Post: Being “That Mom”

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Our good friend Merri (who previously shared a great post on becoming a runner) is back today to talk about her thoughts on early motherhood. We had gone out to dinner together when… Continue reading

Pumpkin Painting 101

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Over the past few months, I’ve had some unique and varied custom artwork requests. The squirrel stencil. The Star Wars themed baby shower papercut. The Captain’s hat monogram. Then, my friend Olive of Se… Continue reading

Marital Bliss – I’m Loving It

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By: John McDevitt Kim and I don’t really fight all that much.  I mean, we have our spats from time to time, as any normal couple in a healthy relationship does.  But, we… Continue reading

Paperless Post Love

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Paperless Post is redefining the world of online invitations.  Say goodbye to those cheesy, impersonal calendar requests and welcome a world of well-designed (dare I say beautiful?) stationery to your inbox.  With Paperless… Continue reading

Check It: Globally Inspired Pillows

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You know how every fall there is that Crate and Barrel catalog with the same old jewel-toned velvet pillows that they try and pass off as a hot trend?  I wonder how many… Continue reading

Read Up: GOMI

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Am I late to the party on this one?  Does everyone already know about Get Off My Internets (GOMI)?  I stumbled across this site after googling a blog that had changed its name… Continue reading

The Coolest Pop-Up: Old Ache

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This summer I went on a grand wedding tour of Michigan, starting on the Leelanau peninsula way up north on Lake Michigan. It was all about pontoon-boating, lawn games, lake dips, dune jumping… Continue reading

Life in 3’s

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3 ways i’m obsessing over apples these days  In this smoothie. I too was skeptical of the apple. But trust it. Make sure you blend it well (chunky is not that awesome) but… Continue reading

Check It: 5 Great Pins

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Happy Monday Everyone! I hope everyone had a happy and relaxing weekend.  Mine was filled with the perfect balance of projects and relaxation.  In other words, it was much better than the weekend… Continue reading

The Weekend That Wasn’t…

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Last weekend was going to be the weekend.  The weekend I had all to myself and would fill with worthwhile projects and endeavors.  The weekend I would finally get caught up.  The weekend… Continue reading

DIY Rifle Paper Company Phone Case

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You know I don’t usually post DIY projects because I am bad at following directions, I skip steps, I cut corners and things tend to end up just a little bit less than… Continue reading