• DIY Retro Edison Lamp

    If it was up to me, the inside of my home would look like it came out of a Restoration Hardware catalog. I love rustic, industrial chic everything. One trend I’m totally smitten with…

    November 30, 2015
  • 10 Tips for Thoughtful Gifting on a Small Budget

    It’s officially shopping season! We are in between Black Friday and Cyber Monday with less than FOUR weeks until Christmas. I don’t know about any of you, but I’m pinching pennies this year. Don’t…

    November 29, 2015
  • Indie Craft Experience

    One of my weekend highlights was checking out the Indie Craft Experience Holiday Shopping Spectacular in Atlanta. It was basically like browsing the best of Etsy in real life. I fell in love with…

    November 24, 2015
  • DIY Family Photo Shoot

    This holiday season is going to be especially tight, financially. We just had a baby, have tons of hospital bills rolling in, and we have made the decision for me to only go back…

    November 23, 2015
  • 10 Things a Postpartum Mom (REALLY) Wants.

    I had a baby girl three months ago. She is my second child, with a six year gap between the two. It’s safe to say I was pretty far removed from newborn life. I…

    November 19, 2015
  • Nursery on a Budget

    I’ve had so many compliments on Charlie’s nursery (and inquiries on how to duplicate it), that I thought I would post about it! The best part about her nursery is that I did everything…

    November 17, 2015
  • Thoughts on Thankfulness

    We’re half way through November. The “Month ‘O Gratitude”. While we rapidly scroll through everyone’s “daily thankful for” status updates on Facebook, I want to challenge all of us to go inside, deeper than…

    November 16, 2015
  • Friday Favorites | Baby Girl 0-3 Months

    It’s Friday already! I can’t believe it. This week has been crazy with surprise dental work for one kid, two doctor appointments for the other, haircuts, baseball practice and all the other normal chaos.…

    November 13, 2015
  • DIY: Blanket Scarf

    If you look around, you can see that oversized scarves are very trendy right now like they were last year. I’ve had my eye out for the perfect one, but no luck so far.…

    November 11, 2015
  • The Thanksgiving Tree

    Before I begin here, you should know that I’m one of the obnoxious people that can’t wait to decorate for Christmas as soon as Halloween candy hits the clearance aisle. This year, as sort…

    November 10, 2015
  • DIY Old Ladder Shelf

    I found this great antique ladder a few years ago when I was living in Iowa. I had been on the hunt for one that didn’t break the bank, so I got lucky when…

    November 7, 2015
  • Friday Favorites

    It’s FRIDAY! Which might be SUPER exciting for some of you nine to five-ers, but for a SAHM such as myself, its just another day in paradise! (Ha. Ha. Ha.) On Fridays I want…

    November 6, 2015