diy place cards on the sweetest occasion

Remember the colorblock napkin rings I made over on The Sweetest Occasion recently?  Well, I’ve got the matching place card DIY for you today!  Click here to see the full post, and follow along with this super-simple, super-cool DIY.  Thanks, lovelies!  xoxo


Do you know Sinatra’s song “That’s Life?”  Some friends and I were talking the other night, and I realized that it’s sort of the perfect description of how life is rolling along right now.  There are some pretty extreme highs and lows these days, but you know what?  There always are.  And I kind of […]


You guys.  It’s Leap Day!  I don’t know why, but it puts me in a festive mood.  I mean, on a day that comes around only once every four years, don’t you think absolutely anything could happen?  I think I’ll do something out of the ordinary today.  How ’bout you?  xoxo {Image from Vogue.}

sharpie paint pens {diy pencil cup}

Have you guys tried Sharpie’s paint pens yet?  They’re awesome — I tried them out recently on a super-quick DIY. I needed a pencil cup to house all of the tools floating around on my desk, so I grabbed this almost-dead jar candle and went to work.  If you want to do the same, follow […]

travel // new hampshire & maine

Welcome back for part two of my birthday road trip recap!  If you missed the first part check it out right here.  On day two, we took the scenic route through New Hampshire on our way to Kittery, Maine, which is right on the border of the two states.  We stopped at Bob’s Clam Hut […]

travel // brattleboro, vt

Hey Lovelies!  I hope your weekends were fantastic.  I celebrated my 31st this weekend with Mr. Lovely on a quick road trip through New England!  Our first day was filled with a gorgeous drive out of the city and up into Vermont.  We stayed on the southern end in Brattleboro, and toodled around the little […]