Tips and tricks for making your own DIY modern mobile that works equally well in a nursery or a grown-up space.
Decadent (but made with whole wheat flour) vegan chocolate waffles make an amazing weekend breakfast.
This weekend I’m looking forward to hopefully hitting up the Portland Flea, and then attending my first newborn care class. I must admit that although I babysat a lot as a teenager and helped care for my younger siblings when I was a kid, I am pretty nervous about what to do with a brand […]
Last week I discussed options for how I wanted to re-cover an old leather pouf that has seen better days (thanks to one of my cats). I decided to go with the knit version, and I have to say that it turned out even better than I expected! If you do a lot of DIY projects, […]
If it isn’t obvious from my many re-use projects, I’m a waste-not-want-not kind of person. Getting rid of anything without at least considering how I could upcycle or re-make it is pretty impossible for me (sorry, Marie Kondo!). So even though I haven’t had a good spot in my house for this scratched-up Moroccan leather […]
Happy Friday! Aside from a tiny bit of snow last week, this year we’ve had a relatively warm and dry winter. But there’s snow on the forecast tonight and for the next several days, so that might be about to change. I know a lot of people are sick of winter, but we get so […]
Make this XO embroidery as a DIY Valentine’s Day gift that you can keep up year-round.
It seems like everyone is decluttering and organizing this month, which is apparently leading to excess donations at thrift shops. Did you know that unfortunately, a lot of donated stuff actually ends up in the trash? If you’re wishing there was a way to make sure that you could give your stuff to someone who […]
I don’t know whether it’s the new year, the Marie-Kondo-madness that everyone seems to have caught, or nesting, but organizing has been on my mind a lot lately. It seems like I’m not the only one, so I thought I’d share some of my favorite tried-and-true kitchen organization ideas from my own home.