Category: For The Home

surprise! we moved!

Have you entered the Puloma & Vintage Fan Lamp Giveaways yet? As some of you may know, December 18th is my wedding Anniversary!  This year was spent a little different than most anniversaries! We actually spent the entire day moving into a new loft.  (I know, most of you didn’t even know...

A Christmas Shopping Guide for the 20-30 Year Old Male

A Christmas Shopping Guide for the 20-30 Year Old Male

If this is your first time here I have been doing a series of posts giving ideas of what to buy for Christmas for all types and ages of people.  You can refer to them here, with this post, and here. Christmas shopping for men seems to be the hardest...

the hobbit giveaway!

As many of you may know The Hobbit will be coming out this Friday!  We are excited about it here on Film, Life, Oven and Reads!  Today I have some really great and unique Hobbit related giveaways for you!

christmas shopping for the newlywed couple

christmas shopping for the newlywed couple

If you are just stopping in for the first time I have been doing a series of posts giving ideas of what to buy for Christmas for all types and ages of people. You can refer to them here and here.  This past year I have had many of...

A Christmas Shopping Guide for the 20-30 Something Woman

A Christmas Shopping Guide for the 20-30 Something Woman

As you saw in this post, due to requests, I have decided to do a Christmas gift round-up, for any of you who like me are still in the Christmas Shopping mode!  The first set of gifts are items that would market towards a 20-30 something female–basically just some...

{christmas shopping} what to buy?

{Don’t forget to enter to this week’s giveaway to win your very own Jo Tote Bag!!} Christmas shopping is always a challenge.  I know I am still only about half-way through my list of items I need to purchase!  I have had a few requests for some Christmas gift ideas so...

{diy} advent calendar (FREE) template!

December is here!  Yesterday (oops!)  I barely made it in time with my advent calendar.  Luckily this was such a fun and simple project that I could whip it up the night before!  It only takes a few materials and I even made up a free printable template for...

DIY Christmas Ornament Vase

DIY Christmas Ornament Vase

It’s Christmas time at Quay Coffee!  For those of you who don’t know, my husband and I are co-owners of a little coffee shop in the River Market of Kansas City.  The shop just got into the Christmas spirit and is looking so cheery!  Cory and Vanessa (our partners and...

christmas checklist aka {go enjoy this holiday!}

This year to “get into the Christmas spirit” I have made myself a checklist. I tried to keep it short and simple so that I could really accomplish all of my goals (baby steps). I’m calling this, Operation: Stop procrastinating and spend time with the ones you love–aka My...

house tour: a view from above

Every so often I will be doing a house tour where I crash other people’s homes to share some great ideas and offer inspiration to others.  To kick that off I thought I would go ahead and use my own home.  My husband and I live in a loft...

{my imaginary home} you light up my life

{my imaginary home} you light up my life

You Light Up My Life by gimmesomestyle on Polyvore I hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving!  Last night was the annual Plaza Christmas Lighting Ceremony.  It is a tradition on my husband’s side of the family to go see the lights turn on every Thanksgiving.  All those lights inspired me...

Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving everyone! I am thankful for time to enjoy with my family and so thankful for my husband :)  He makes my days so much brighter!