Five Favorites: September 2020

Five Favorites: September 2020

Some of these links may be affiliate links, meaning I earn a small commission if you purchase something via one of my links at no additional cost to you. I wanted to start a monthly series about random things I’m into for the past month. I would normally do this with friends, but since we [...]

When A Global Pandemic Cancels Your Trip To Paris, You Bake Cookies (+ RECIPE)

When A Global Pandemic Cancels Your Trip To Paris, You Bake Cookies (+ RECIPE)

This is a collaboration post again with Fariha Nasir of Pennies For A Fortune as part of our COVIDcrafts series of DIYs and easy projects you can do while social distancing. I wish this was a photo-laden post about how gorgeous Paris looked in mid-March; how the weather was glorious -- how lucky we were [...]

DIY BATH TRAY TUTORIAL (And Bonus Yarn Craft From Fariha Nasir!)

DIY BATH TRAY TUTORIAL (And Bonus Yarn Craft From Fariha Nasir!)

Whew. I wrote this post last week before the craziness of COVID-19 hit the USA. So I'm altering this post a bit to reflect what we're living through in this moment. Most of the US is moving toward lockdown mode -- here in Nashville, bars and restaurants are operating at minimum capacity, takeaway only, or [...]

How We’re Updating Our Main Bathroom for (Almost) $0

How We’re Updating Our Main Bathroom for (Almost) $0

If you don't follow me on Instagram, then you may have missed this challenge I'm doing over there. Myself and seven other female designers are doing various types of makeovers in our homes spending as close to zero dollars as possible. I'm doing a full bathroom makeover using the supplies and tools we already have [...]

13 Women-Owned Independent Shops to Buy From This Holiday Season

13 Women-Owned Independent Shops to Buy From This Holiday Season

If you're anything like me, the holidays are a grab-bag of different stressors, feelings, and plans. "Let's spend X number of days with my family, and X number of days with your family," "So-and-so wants to meet up with us when we're back home for Christmas," "Let's do thanksgiving in a new place this year," [...]

Gluten Free Cinnamon Oat Cookies *RECIPE*

Gluten Free Cinnamon Oat Cookies *RECIPE*

Hi, friends! I'm writing this post to give you a recipe. I have yet to publish a recipe on this blog, and I totally understand why bloggers write longword pieces on their recipes (SEO, discoverability, etc) but... I won't do that to you. I want to say something before you reach the recipe: it's so [...]