“A prosperous life is full of light, beauty, and purpose. A home filled with objects of beauty, reflecting your tastes and values. A world aglow with gratitude, connection, and community.” I have to tell you, I’m smitten with Prosperity Candle. I’ve been lighting our home with these lovely candles in pretty much every spot in our house […]Read More prosperity candle: light a candle, change the world
I love parties. And party food. And, obviously, I love the company. But what I really love? The little touches that make a soiree special. I’m the girl who geeks out over party playlists and handmade invitations and vintage milk glass. Today, two of my friends posted about recent (fabulous!) bashes they’ve hosted, and I have to […]Read More how to throw a fabulous party
This weekend, I took advantage of garage sales and sunny skies and ended up with a little project. My DIY-dujour? Rehabbing a thrifted frame with a little paint, turning it into chalkboard. I had spray paint on-hand, giving me the makings of a super easy crafternoon. The $4 frame was pretty big, and definitely ornate. And though it […]Read More DIY: turn an old picture frame into a chalkboard
Joseph has accumulated quite the little toy collection. (Disclaimer: The toys were are all gifts, or ultra-clearanced/thrifted finds!) We recently moved, and the toys seemed to disperse into a gazillion different boxes. (Woody’s nightmare!) There were wayward Mr. Potato Head pieces nestled under Joseph’s bed, hiding in the living room couch cushions, and generally being […]Read More creating a playroom on a budget
We recently moved, and part of turning our house our home has been the tiny tweaks and touches that come from DIY decor. The weather is gorgeous today, and we decided to take advantage of it by making our front door a little more welcoming, just in time for fall. Jonny repainted the door, which […]Read More easy DIY fall decorating
my really awesome baby shower cuteness, courtesy of good and happy lifeRead More my really awesome baby shower cuteness, courtesy of good and happy life
When I think about our little guy making his debut here, I get really excited for a lot of reasons. Obviously. But I’ve only recently gotten excited thinking about his room. Yay! Decorating and nesting are so trivial when I think of the big picture, but I’m all about creatively repurposing and remixing handmade, […]Read More planning a nursery: giraffes + letters + owls + fabric + stuff.
I’m kind of in love these. They’d look adorable in a nursery, no? Tutorial here. I’m putting these poms on my list of future projects. Hopefully they’ll turn out better than my recent attempts at crocheting flowers. (Eeek!)Read More pom poms.