What I Made this Week

I spent a lot of time in the kitchen this weekend.  I actually made six new recipes.   All are lower carb, paleo-ish.  One was a complete bombtastic fail, one was a tasty treat and the other four I haven’t actually tried yet, but I still have lots to say about them. The fail (and …

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My Faves This Week

I pinned the heck out of home stuff from West Elm and Anthropologie this week.   I’d like to try some DIY versions of a few of these.  Perhaps. These birds are my newest obsession. I want all of them right now.  And I want to build little bird houses for them.  And bird furniture. …

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Super Cute DIY Easter Bunny

I’m about to kill you with cuteness.  Remember the little Valentine Monsters I made in February?  Well, I’ve been dying to make an Easter Bunny.  So, I did.  And you can, too!  Here’s the little guy: Is he too cute for words or what?  If you remember back when I did the Valentine monsters, my …

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A Window without a View

Ok, technically, I think it’s a door, but it reminds me of millions of repurposed window ideas I’ve seen.  After removing the door from Sir Hutchington, I was left with, well, the door.  I’d like to do something with it, but I’m not sure what.  It’s sort of just on the wrong side of traditional/colonial …

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I Bought Chaises!

I did a mood board recently for my living room and I’m happy to say that thanks to our tax return, I have started to take that mood board out of the internet and into the actual real live living room (live living room, HA!). You should know that I live within 12 minutes of …

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What I Made This Week

What I made this week will not fill your belly.  It will feed a little piece of your soul, however.  I’ve mentioned that I’m a Girl Scout Troop Leader for my daughter and 13 of her 9-10 year old friends.  This week during our monthly meeting, we made birthday parties in a bag to donate …

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My H&M Crush (read Obsession)

Sometimes the stars align and you find things that you love, that are “you” and that you can afford, all in one place.  That place for me is H&M.  I shop for clothes there compulsively.  Their home line is equally obsession worthy. I’ve put together a few of my favorites for the blog because I …

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