A few months ago, Amy from Running Press reached out to me with an offer to review a new book being released from their press. From the moment the email came across my desk, I knew this was something I was super interested in. The book is FEMINIST ICON CROSS-STITCH: 30 Daring Designs to Celebrate Strong… Continue reading Feminist Icon Cross-Stitch + Giveaway
Spring brings may rains and baby showers. If you are of the age, your mailbox is probably full of invitations. But what to get? Well the first choice should always be the registry. I love registries. But what if there is no registry, or it is stripped clean, or you just want something a little… Continue reading Baby’s first Library
I have been on a slow... SLOOOOOWWWWW.... process to decorate my dining room. I love my dining room and it was one of the things that sold us the house. Actually, let me clarify. I love having a dining room and being able to entertain. Z. love the wood paneling... hence why we cannot paint… Continue reading New Art
Two weeks ago we had a beautiful weather break. Days in the 70s, sunshine, and generally lovely spring weather. It made me long for true spring, plus with Easter just around the corner, I decided it was time to do some spring decorations. The main area I decorated was the bar in the dining room.… Continue reading Spring Decor 2017
Over my August school break, I wandered in to my local Hobby Lobby and wandered out with an unfinished pumpkin cutout and a desire to make something to put me in the fall mood. I knew what I wanted to do, but I thought it would be a great chance for a roundup. Joining me… Continue reading Say Hello to my little Pumpkin (Collab too!)
We have redone two new chairs for the dining room. The quest for modern woodsy whimsical continues!
The dining room project continues! One of the things that I wanted to do was find a way to bring some light and color in to the dining room. After much pondering, I decided I wanted to paint the dining room chairs, which was so scary for me. I was absolutely convinced that as soon… Continue reading Mint Condition
Z. and I are in the slow, slow process of redoing the dining room. When we bought this house the dining room was my least favorite part because it is paneled. Big, thick, 1960s paneling. But Z. LOVED it and we made an agreement that if I got to paint the kitchen cabinets, then I… Continue reading Dining Room Redo
A new pinterest project is completed. Check out the latest living room art for all the hipsterness you could want.
If you are wondering “hey Anna, what happened to the Pinterest challenge?” Well, yeah, pin-fail more like it. The first week I tried a nail polish thing. I messed it up so badly, I was embarrassed to post it. The second time, I was like “I will learn from my mistakes.” I am never allowed… Continue reading Pinterest Challenge 1-ish