Office Nook Makeover: The Plan

One of my new year's resolutions was to redo my office, but budget constraints kept me paralyzed. Until, that is, my old friend Bulk Trash Pick Up Day brought me a little inspiration.

Austin Craigslist Roundup: July 12, 2013

Woohoo, first ever Craigslist Roundup! So exciting.

New Feature: Austin Craigslist Roundup

OK, I'm pretty excited about this. From this day forth, I vow to use my powers for good, not evil, and post all my favorite Austin Craigslist finds here, on my site, once a week.

Kids’ Art Wall with Ribbon & Felt

Another attempt at a kids' art display wall, except this time it was for my daughter's room, so I aimed for a bit more color and cheer. (And I found it in the form of felt!)

The ($2) Children’s Art Wall

Parents are constantly faced with many challenges; one of the less serious—but still maddening—is how to display all the art their kids create. Our children come home from school with a seemingly endless stream of art. Of course, sometimes this "art" is just a huge smear of so-mixed-that-it's-now-brown paint, but sometimes the stuff is wonderful—vibrant… Continue reading The ($2) Children’s Art Wall

Beauty, Beauty, on the Wall

My husband and I recently experienced a freakish anomaly, an outlier event, an aberration of epic proportions . . . we cooperated over home decor. Odd, disorienting even. It all has to do with a problem that's been plaguing us since we moved into our home two and a half years ago: what to do… Continue reading Beauty, Beauty, on the Wall