This January, my North girls had a housewarming party at Samantha’s new house. A couple glasses of wine into the evening Cassie (Cassie at Home) mentioned that she was wanting to start doing photography more seriously. In that instant, a lightbulb flicked on in my brain and I blurted out that I wanted to have a spring event where she could photograph the day and … Continue reading #BEEuTEAfulBrunch
As we enter into lent many of us struggle with what to give up for the next forty days. Now I myself am not Catholic, I was raised Lutheran, but I do try to observe lent as best I can. While it’s easy to give up junk food, chocolate or soda the point of lent is to give up something important to you. It should … Continue reading Let It Go!
While I was in college I went through a tutu phase. Every Halloween I made my own costume. I always tried to incorporate a tutu into the mix so I got pretty creative. I never liked the tutus at the store I wanted more volume so I had to teach myself how to make them. The video below by BaileysBlossoms gives you a pretty good … Continue reading Halloween Tutu
I have a bit of a Goodwill addiction. Any time I see a good quality piece of furniture, a pretty framed mirror or good quality crystal I tend to find a way to bring these treasures home with me. It has become such a habit that I had to get a storage unit to hold all my fun finds. Wether I was getting something for … Continue reading Dresser Revamp
As a part of Lainie’s Bar Cart I hand painted a tray for the top shelf of the cart. While I was at the Goodwill picking up pieces to fill up the cart I knew I wanted a tray. After a little digging I did find a plane wooden tray that I decided to take home and try to spruce up myself. I started by … Continue reading Bar Tray DIY
I have always been in love with the fun DIY bar carts that are ever present on just about every social media platform. I’ve wanted one of my own for a long time, but I’m not willing to pay $70+ for something I’m sure I could make myself. Last spring I was thrilled when I finally came across one at my local Goodwill for seven dollars. … Continue reading Lainie’s Bar Cart
A few weeks ago my friends Lainie & Greg had a housewarming/engagement party with their friends and family. Although gifts were not requested I can never help myself and I had to make them a little something. I had some black and white striped canvases that had been painted a while back (not sure what my vision for them was at the time) Using my … Continue reading Lainie’s Engagement Gift