This Week: Seeking the Essential

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Spring is in full bloom around here. Lots of gorgeous cherry blossoms everywhere (and tulips and daffodils, of course)! I’ve never been a big spring cleaner, but honestly this weekend I’ve been diving in despite the gorgeous weather outside. This weekend is all about shedding. My goal is to declutter both physically and mentally. I’m READ MORE


Caught My Eye: Original Oil Paintings under $300

I’ve had this spot in my house that is just begging for a beautiful painting, an original oil painting, not a print.  Don’t get me wrong, I love prints and my house is full of prints from artists whose work I love.  But I’m getting to the point where I just crave the real thing, READ MORE

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Arm Knit Scarf with Tassels

Hello dears! I wanted to share a quick arm knit scarf pattern with you. I have an AMAZING arm knit pattern coming up in the next week or so, but I know you all have been clamoring for more.  I would like to say we’re firmly out of chilly weather but don’t you know that READ MORE

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Gold Animal Easter Eggs DIY

Hi All! We’re already here at the week before Easter. I hope you love this Golden Animal Easter Eggs DIY as much as I do.   Allie, my daughter, and I came across these little animal figurines at Michael’s and the idea popped into my head.  The design is so clean and simple, yet whimsical and READ MORE

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DIY Easter Eggs in Party Hats

I’m so excited about these quick little DIY Easter Eggs.  Eggs are just so cute with little faces on.  Last year, I gave the darlings little floral crowns. This year, I thought they needed some party hats!  And, of course, they need a DIY floral backdrop, like any good, blog-crazy, diy-doing eggs. I have to READ MORE