DIY Photo Gallery

My husband and I love to travel, and in the 5 years we have been married, we have built up quite a collection of photos from our trips. I was looking for a creative way to display some of these … Continue reading

DIY Painted Canvas: First Item Checked Off My Pinterest Bucket List

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It’s only been about 6 months, but I can cross one thing off my pinterest bucket list. “Make my own art for the house.” Well, maybe I can only put a check mark next to item #1 on my list, … Continue reading

Go Dramatic with Charcoal Walls

When we bought our house, my dining room and study were one long, formal sitting room. I felt like this was a waste of space, so we split the rooms up by adding a wall with french doors. We also ripped … Continue reading

Jungle Green in the City

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 I have always loved this tropical shade of green, and this season it turns out I’ in luck as this shade is one of Pantone’s fashion trend colors for fall/winter 2012. (They call it Ultramarine Green.) Really, the color is the … Continue reading

My Pinterest Bucket List: 10 DIY Projects to do Before I Die

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God bless Pinterest. Seriously, thanks to the crafty little site, I now have a growing to-do list of DIY projects that I can actually DO. MYSELF. Remember, I’m the Mrs. who isn’t crafty nor wants to be. But I also … Continue reading

About to Fall

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I finally made it down to the LACMA to see Levitated Mass by artist Michael Heizer, a 340 ton granite boulder suspended above a sunken walkway.  This Saturday is the first official day of fall, and I am in love with the rich … Continue reading