DIY

The $8 Pom Pom Picnic Basket DIY

Happy 4th of July Eve!  What are your plans for the week, friends? Is Tuesday just about the strangest day of the week ever for a holiday to fall on or is it just me?  I’m curious if people are taking time off or if it’s back to the office after fireworks tomorrow night. Parker is out of school all of this week and while we are driving back from the lake tonight to spend the Fourth in town, we are contemplating a last minute day trip to either Fredricksburg or San Antonio later this week.  (Anyone have a favorite between those …

read more

Wine Bottle Fabric Wrap DIY

‘Tis the season for backyard play dates, impromptu barbecues and dinner parties that go well into the night.  The best parties allow the carefree, laissez-faire attitude of summer to permeate everything from the menu to the dress code. The only rule? Never show up empty handed.  Do you have a go to hostess gift or party contribution that always bring? In college, for me it was a key lime pie from the frozen section of the grocery store. How random is that?!  Now, though, you can never go wrong with a bottle of wine. You’ll …

read more

Easy, Peasy Pom Pom Hat DIY

Are you a hat person?  I wasn’t for years until I discovered this one and now I’m always on the hunt for a new one. They’re incredibly practical for bad hair days or I don’t have time to care hair days, but also for shielding your skin from the harsh summer sun.  Britt had an old one laying around, so we decided to give it a little sprucing up and make it our own with these colorful pom poms.  You know there’s nothing I love more than a good, easy as pie DIY, so don’t fret.  This Pom Pom Hat …

read more

DIY Succulent Planters for Earth Day

My mind is often wandering into the world of actionable things that can be done to make this world, and our day-to-day, a brighter, more hope-filled place.  We chatted a few months ago about what it looks like to raise the next generation in a kinder, more compassionate world and after watching this documentary I felt compelled to learn more about composting and the waste we create.  There’s so much work to be done that it can feel overwhelming, but I love the way Aveeno’s Earth Day campaign is creating actionable steps …

read more