Category Archive: Pretty

Pumpkin Painting 101

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Over the past few months, I’ve had some unique and varied custom artwork requests. The squirrel stencil. The Star Wars themed baby shower papercut. The Captain’s hat monogram. Then, my friend Olive of Se… Continue reading

Check It: 5 Great Pins

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Happy Monday Everyone! I hope everyone had a happy and relaxing weekend.  Mine was filled with the perfect balance of projects and relaxation.  In other words, it was much better than the weekend… Continue reading

DIY Rifle Paper Company Phone Case

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You know I don’t usually post DIY projects because I am bad at following directions, I skip steps, I cut corners and things tend to end up just a little bit less than… Continue reading

Florals, Florals, Everywhere!

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With less than a week to go until my wedding, it’s safe to say I have florals on the brain.  It’s not just floral arrangements, everything from packaging, to wall paper, to clothing… Continue reading

Picnic in Portland!

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Foraging, yard-saling, planting, misting. We’ve been preparing for this weekend for months. Come one, come all to the Picnic Music and Arts Festival this Saturday, August 24th from 11am-6pm at Lincoln Park (by the… Continue reading

Instagram Obsession: Chicks Love Peonies

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It’s that time of year folks. The much-revered peony is in bloom and all of instagram is flooded with feathery petals in shades of pink and white. The frenzy has hit me hard… Continue reading

Check It: Breakfast Eye Candy

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In honor of our unofficial/official breakfast theme this week and in light of my somewhat laughable morning routine (instant oatmeal everyday is normal right?), I thought I’d round up some fun ideas for… Continue reading

Brimfield via Instagram

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Someday, maybe even in the near future, I will go to the Brimfield Antique Show. I will go, and I will find wonderful and beautiful things and I will take pictures of them… Continue reading

Time Waster: Color Schemer App

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One of my favorite blogs, Creature Comforts, regularly features “Color Inspiration” posts where she creates a color palette from a beautiful photograph or piece of artwork. A while back, I looked into online… Continue reading

Terrarified.

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I’ve got the fever – and the only cure is more succulents. My mom and I went to a local nursery yesterday and cleaned up with some sweet succulent and fern purchases. I’ve… Continue reading

Farmer’s Market Rainbows

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Every time I go to the farmer’s market, I get so overwhelmed by all of the beautiful fresh produce that I can’t decide what to buy or what to make with the ingredients.… Continue reading

In Bloom: Peonies

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Have you noticed that we’re right in the heart of peony season? I feel like everywhere I turn lately, I see their magnificent blooms and I couldn’t be happier about it. I love… Continue reading

Seaside Summer Sweetness

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Ahhh, I just returned from a beautiful Memorial Day weekend wedding in Camden, Maine. I’ve heard ramblings of summer in the last couple of weeks, but this was the first time it really… Continue reading

Wanderlusting

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Sometimes even when everything’s going well and you’re happy with where you are, it’s still nice to dream about far away places and distant lands.  A spoke with a friend of mine today… Continue reading

Check It Out!

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Conor and I are over on A Practical Wedding today!  I’ve gushed about how much I love those ladies and how much fun I had at Meg’s book signing here so I couldn’t… Continue reading