Wrapping up the week

Wrapping up the week

April 28, 2017

It has been a week filled with lots of rain! April showers bring May flowers, right?? I started planting some new flowers this week including bougainvillea and Russian sage. It was so much fun getting my hands dirty and cleaning up the flower beds...

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Celebrating two years later

Celebrating two years later

April 24, 2017 1 Comment

We celebrated our two year "Gotcha Day" anniversary with Sawyer a few weeks ago, so I thought I'd share a little bit about how he is doing. So many of you followed our story throughout the adoption process. If you want to know how it all got start...

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Wrapping up the week

Wrapping up the week

April 21, 2017

Every Friday I share a bit about what's been going on the past week... :: I was a guest on a new podcast by family counselor Michael d'Esterre called Family Ethos. This was my first time on a podcast, and I was nervous! But I felt like we had a g...

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Wedding Signs

Wedding Signs

April 17, 2017

We have quite a few personalized signs available in the shop right now. They make fantastic wedding gifts, including this brand new sign... If you are needing a wedding gift for this summer, take a look at our selection! We can also create comple...

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Wrapping up the week

Wrapping up the week

April 14, 2017

Here are some things that caught my interest this week. :: I started listening to a new podcast called Making Oprah, which is pretty interesting. It talks about how the Oprah show started years ago. :: I can't say that I love Walmart, but it i...

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Easy Wheat Grass Centerpiece Idea

Easy Wheat Grass Centerpiece Idea

April 10, 2017 2 Comments

I created a centerpiece for our new kitchen island, and I thought I'd share the steps with you. It is a super-simple way of creating a centerpiece for spring and summer! You can grow this grass in any type of container, and it is really inexpensiv...

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Wrapping up the week 4/6/17

Wrapping up the week 4/6/17

April 07, 2017 1 Comment

I haven't done a "wrapping up the week" post in a while, and I thought I'd start the habit of posting these again every Friday. It's a space where I share what I've learned, what I've watched and read, what has been happening in the studio each we...

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Vintage sink in the mudroom

Vintage sink in the mudroom

April 03, 2017 1 Comment

Before we began our kitchen renovations, we knew we needed to install a sink in the mudroom because we would be kitchen-less for awhile (#thediylife). I had visions of a vintage sink and the mister found one for me! We found the sink on Craigslist...

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DIY Chicken Wire Cloches

DIY Chicken Wire Cloches

March 27, 2017

I have a fun DIY project for you today that's perfect for springtime! I've always had a thing for cloches and making them with chicken wire turned out to be very easy and cute! My friend Brittany helped me with this project. . . I started out w...

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Six Things I'm Loving

Six Things I'm Loving

March 20, 2017 1 Comment

It's the first day of Spring! You wouldn't know it to look outside my windows right now with all the snow on the ground, but warmer weather is coming! Hallelujah. In honor of the first day of Spring, here are six things I'm loving right now... ::...

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Our Texas Trip

Our Texas Trip

March 08, 2017 2 Comments

On Monday we returned from a really fun trip to Texas with our two older kiddos. We don't often travel and haven't really gone anywhere since our trip to China two years ago when we brought home Sawyer, so we were very excited to be adventurous an...

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The latest new signs in the shop

The latest new signs in the shop

February 10, 2017 1 Comment

We just added a few new signs to the shop! Click on the image to find them on the website. . . . . .

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A creative office space

A creative office space

February 03, 2017 2 Comments

My friend Vicki lives in an amazing early 1800's farmhouse, and she has a beautiful, creative style that I love. Think super high ceilings, original thick mouldings, and loads of character. I thought I'd show you an area of her family room that sh...

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New accent chair (plus a pillow giveaway)

New accent chair (plus a pillow giveaway)

January 25, 2017 163 Comments

THIS GIVEAWAY IS CLOSED. THE WINNER HAS BEEN NOTIFIED VIA EMAIL. {This post is sponsored by Kohl's. I received the included furniture and home decor as compensation. But all thoughts are my own!} . I love collaborating with my friends at Kohl's!...

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Bathroom Decorating Ideas

Bathroom Decorating Ideas

January 17, 2017

We are smack in the middle of a kitchen remodel, and I'm already dreaming of renovating our upstairs bathroom. It is in dire need of some TLC. The tile countertop is literally falling apart, there is floral wallpaper that is peeling off, and a med...

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Bedroom Refresh

Bedroom Refresh

January 05, 2017

Happy New Year friends!  . Our Christmas decorations came down the day after Christmas (if I'm honest, some of it came down a few days before), because I couldn't handle all the dried greens making a mess, and I so look forward to starting fresh ...

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Recent Custom Work

Recent Custom Work

December 16, 2016 8 Comments

We have been very busy over this Christmas season, and there have been lots of beautiful signs leaving our studio and workshop!  Here are a few that we created recently...

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Christmas Tour Continued

Christmas Tour Continued

December 05, 2016

I'm showing more of my Christmasified house today! This is the mudroom/entryway in the back of the house. I am so thankful for this room. It houses all the shoes, backpacks, coats, and other necessities. . . . . . Hubs brought home a beauti...

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Our Christmas Family Room

Our Christmas Family Room

December 02, 2016 3 Comments

Happy December friends! I finally pulled out my Christmas decor last week and got to work decorating our home a bit. I decided to go with gold, silver, and natural colors like browns and greens this year.  . Here is our family room... .   I bough...

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My favorite things

My favorite things

November 11, 2016

It is crazy busy season in the studio these days, which is always fun but also stressful and chaotic. There is just so much work that needs to be done. So, to get my mind off of work, I thought I'd share some things that I am loving right now... ...

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Christmas Signs & Pillows

Christmas Signs & Pillows

November 03, 2016 3 Comments

It's getting closer to the most wonderful time of the year! And we have lots of Christmas signs and fun pillows in the shop right now! . Most of the signs are ready-to-ship and we only have limited quantities available! The pillows are ready-t...

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Gift Certificate Packages

Gift Certificate Packages

November 01, 2016

I'm so excited to now be offering gift certificate packages that are mailed to the recipient! You can choose the gift certificate amount, and we will put together a beautiful package, including a hand-written note with your wording, and mail it to...

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A party along the water

A party along the water

October 24, 2016

I'm so grateful to be a part of a small group of local women in my area who own businesses and are doing creative work in all kinds of different fields. We meet monthly to get to know one another, share insights, and gain tons of inspiration. A fe...

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Our Family Room

Our Family Room

October 17, 2016 3 Comments

I spent a morning last week changing our family room around a bit and putting some fall things out. I spend so much time in the studio creating new things lately that I don't take a lot of time to change things around in our house, but it is so fu...

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