diy: Record Player Bowls

Want a project that takes only a few minutes, is super easy, super cheap and has a cool vintage look? Great. I have a project idea for you. Score some cheap records from your local thrift store. Tidbit: Don’t get a record you want to listen to or have an emotional connection to. You’re never […]

diy: Oh, My Teal Furniture

About a year ago, I got this cute little orange table. It’s a perfect “diner” 2-seater table. I bought it off of Craigslist, and the couple I bought it from threw in this old school coke chair. I fell in love with both pieces, but it just didn’t go with my apartment. It just didn’t […]

diy: Happiness is still Homemade

I made a super cool discovery at a flea market at Wolff’s Flea Market in Rosemont, IL. The flea market is basically a shit show in an arena parking lot. But a nice shit show, as you can make some good finds. Pictures now. Too many words. The find I made was a stitching with […]

diy: Tie-Dye Eating

I’m just going to go ahead and get it out in the open. This is a DIY. I don’t care if you don’t classify it as such, but I do. Baking is hard…it takes a lot of work and concentration. I don’t know about you, but I would much rather dig through a dump, find […]

diy: Sea Glass Ring…Thanks, Liz!

I got a special surprise in the mail the other day, and it made me smile sooo much! My friend, Liz, who is in St. Vincent for 2 years with the Peace Corps, mailed me a ring she made herself! She made it from sea glass that she found on the beach. It’s so beautiful […]

diy: Little love birdies

Hope the Memorial Day (long) weekend is well for everyone! What I am posting today is something I did a few weeks ago, but couldn’t share until now. She just got it in the mail this weekend – so now I can post a picture! It’s a simple little painting I did for my friend, […]