Monthly Archives: September 2011

On Trend For Fall

Now that I’ve adequately said goodbye to summer, I’ve become obsessed with Fall. Mostly Fall trends. So today, let’s talk about being on trend for Fall. I’ve never been the type of person to go all out with seasonal decorating. … Continue reading

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Things I Love Thursday

John got home from a work trip to New Orleans yesterday and he brought me home a little present: Beignet mix! I can’t wait to make some! I’m sure they won’t be 100% the same but I’m all for recreating … Continue reading

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So Long Sweet Summer

Today is the first day of Fall. Goodbye cannonballs, campfires, corn on the cob. Goodbye summer. For now. Overall it flew by. Sometimes I think that’s for the best; filling life up with the most important things so that passing … Continue reading

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DIY: Sew Your Own Furniture Cover And An Idea For Leftover Fabric

Right after we moved one big DIY project I wanted to complete was to make a cover for a chest my grandparents made for me when I was a kid. I love the chest and it holds every scrapbook, picture, … Continue reading

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Third Batch of Home Projects

Here’s our third batch of home projects! Project #1 – IKEA Furniture Construction Why are stores like IKEA and Target so easy to drop like $300 at? During our last trip to IKEA we bought a bunch of furniture that … Continue reading

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Recipe: Cheesecake Stuffed Strawberries

One of my favorite feelings in the world is slaving over a dish that is a hit. There’s no better validation then someone loving what you made and telling you so. This recently happened when I made these cheesecake stuffed … Continue reading

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Our Custom-Made Reclaimed Wood Dining Room Table

John and I discovered Eddie’s Furniture in Somerville when we first started shopping for furniture for our new home. We actually got our first new piece for the house from them. Throughout our furniture shopping experience the top priority to … Continue reading

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