Jan 242013
diy: paper plate holders

Isn’t it fun to have friends over dinner? I think so. What’s not always fun is cleaning up afterwards, when the food has started to fuse to every dish you own. It’s usually then that I wish I’d used paper plates. I know they’re not the best option economically and environmentally, but sometimes it’s just [continue…]

 January 24, 2013  Posted by at 12:42 diy, entertaining 3 Responses »
Nov 212012
diy {rock place cards}

Happy Thanksgiving! I’m here today to share a quick diy project to add some charm to your Thanksgiving table. My main contribution to our family’s Thanksgiving is to decorate the table. It’s a self-appointed job that began last year (or maybe it was the year before) and is something I have fun with. For the [continue…]

 November 21, 2012  Posted by at 11:46 diy, entertaining 9 Responses »
Aug 292012
weddings on the brain!

No, not my own wedding. My dear husband and I celebrated our fourth anniversary in June. I love being married to him! The wedding that’s on my brain is that of one of my dearest, closest, bestest (is that a word) friends, Erin. She is, literally, the only person I keep in touch with from [continue…]

 August 29, 2012  Posted by at 18:57 diy, entertaining, inspiration 5 Responses »
Jul 032012
get the look.

I was walking through Walmart this morning (if you have to go to Walmart, early morning is the best time because there are the fewest people… or late at night, but who am I kidding, I’m ready for bed before most people have eaten dinner)… anyway, I was walking through Walmart and spotted these cute [continue…]

 July 3, 2012  Posted by at 14:27 diy, entertaining No Responses »
Jul 032012
rice is born!

The first post! It’s been a long time coming and I’m so glad it’s finally here. We’re still a serious work in progress and will be changing greatly over the next days and weeks. But sometimes you just have to go for it. So here it goes. Perhaps you’re wondering what you’ll find here. You’re [continue…]

 July 3, 2012  Posted by at 11:07 diy, entertaining 5 Responses »