Category Archives: The do-it-yourself

A decorating DIY I’d love to do…someday

I love beautiful, peaceful bedrooms.  Mine isn’t one.  It’s nice enough, but we don’t have luxurious sheets and lots of comfy pillows and our furniture is a bit of a mishmash.  Someday we’ll get it all looking coordinated and maybe … Continue reading

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A word to the wise….

If you’re going to work on refinishing wood furniture, plan on it taking roughly 1000x longer than you thought it would. Progress is still being made on our deck furniture, hopefully I’ll be able to share in the next couple … Continue reading

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A lovely wedding

Even though I don’t see her often, LT (now LF) is one of my favorite people.  She and I lived together our sophomore year of college randomly, and I’m so glad it worked out.  LT is one of the warmest, … Continue reading

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A very special someone

This post is incredibly delayed as it was written for Presidents’ Day weekend, but it’s important so I’ll use it anyway. I’m so lucky to be with my boyfriend for a million reasons, but this weekend highlighted a few. First, … Continue reading

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A seasonal, free centerpiece

I love having a seasonal centerpiece.  Often times I’ll buy some flowers at Trader Joe’s (4 bucks for tulips or gerber daisies!) but this time of year flowers didn’t feel quite right.  Instead, I went for some winter berry branches … Continue reading

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