Archives: DIY Posts

DIY Envelope Liners

This post for DIY Envelope Liners contains affiliate links.  I love to give cards.  I think that getting a piece of mail from a loved one can make any bad day instantly more cheery.  The problem with cards these days is that they can be expensive!  Luckily buying your...

Weekly Wear: Floral Delight

I think my favorite thing about my neighborhood is the chance for pop-up dinners to arise. An ordinary night of running into a friend can turn into a whole evening of fun in our neighborhood. Earlier this week Tanner and I were quietly enjoying our day off when we...

Volksweston 2013

Oh my goodness, what a fun weekend!  This past weekend was the VW show for the midwest area.  People traveled from all over the midwest to share the Volkswagen love in Weston, MO.  It was SO great.  Basically ever since I was a kid I have always been intrigued...

DIY Mother’s Day Mug

This past mother’s day was great!  We spent the actual day in Branson, MO at Silver Dollar City with Tanner’s family.  His brother was in town for a week visiting from Colorado and we decided to take advantage of that and take a short weekend trip together.  It was...

Weekly Wear: The Perfect Weather

That perfect in-between weather is my favorite feeling.  You know what I am talking about.  When it is so nice outside that you almost don’t even notice the weather.  You aren’t hot or cold…just perfectly comfortable. Unfortunately we live in Kansas City, so the total number of days that...

Bonlook Virtual Stylist Consultation

Glasses have always been tricky for me.  I have a smaller head and it can make it pretty frustrating to find a pair of glasses that I like and fit the shape and size of my head.  Especially for a reasonable price!  Luckily for me, Bonlook is currently offering...

A Year Ago Today

(Photo credit to Scout Visual) A year ago today was a big day for Tanner and I. We had just gotten home two days before from a two week trip to Europe, then drove straight from the airport to one of my closest friend’s weddings, and then two days...

Gatsby Art

This post for “Gatsby Quotes Art” contains affiliate links.  Is anyone as excited about today as I am?  I have been watching the trailers for months in excitement for “The Great Gatsby” movie!  It is in theaters TODAY.  I can’t wait to see it!  And it also just so...

A Few Mother’s Day Gift Ideas

// 1. Make Hey Book // 2. Bracelet // 3. Tea Towels // 4. Apron // 5. Gelato Book // 6. Purse // 7. Air Plant // 8. Vase  // 9.Card // Still needing some Mother’s day gift ideas?  Here are nine that are sure to please any mama! Enjoy!

DIY No Slip Rug

“Challenge accepted.”  –How I met your mother anyone? A couple of my favorite bloggers have been doing a seasonal “Pinterest Challenge”  for the past year or so.  Basically their motto is “Stop pinning and start doing!”  Great plan right? I went to Target and ran across a great rug that...

Weekly Wear: Hearts and Stripes Forever

This past weekend felt like a whirlwind.  Have you ever had one of those weekends where you feel like you blink and it is monday morning?  And yet at the same time friday feels like a lifetime ago?  This weekend was filled with such joy for Tanner and I....

Spring Cleaning Sale!

You guys know I love a good deal.  I can’t pass one up if I tried.  And I also think that good deals should be passed on.  SO just wanted to let you know that August Wrinkle is having a Spring Cleaning Sale!  They are giving 25% off everything...