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Thankful

Sorry for the lack of posting in the past week.  Last Thursday, I had a post almost ready to go, and then we got some unexpected news and packed our bags to visit family.  This week things seem to be looking up a bit, so I wanted to share this picture from my walk with… Continue reading Thankful

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Holiday Cards & Mint Recipes

Since it is our first official holiday season as a family (you know, the hubby, the dog and I), I we decided it was the perfect time to begin sending out holiday cards.  Then, when we came across these adorable cards at Minted.com, we decided it was a perfect fit.  Minted allows you customize your… Continue reading Holiday Cards & Mint Recipes

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Guest Post from Design Shuffle

Just as I was starting to get my head around blogging again, I was in contact with Design Shuffle to do a guest post. Perfect timing! So while I get used to the schedule of blogging regularly again, a guest post from Design Shuffle will help to move things along. Not to mention their website… Continue reading Guest Post from Design Shuffle

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Friday Fun

TGIF! The day started out with a long, nice walk with Sumo (and some beautiful weather). Sumo once again begged me to go to the beach, so we snuck over there for a bit (and I am glad we did, the view was also beautiful). I had the day off today, so after my long… Continue reading Friday Fun

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Happy 4th!

Excuse my manners, I forgot to wish you all a happy holiday and 4th of July weekend! and have safe travels for those heading out-of-town! Image 1, Image 2

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Pretty in Pink

Nothing beats fresh flowers from Green City Market on a beautiful Saturday morning :-)! Thank you Sumo for waking me up early to pick up these gorgeous soft pink peonies… A few fresh flowers provide a space with color and life, and today I am really enjoying these shades of PINK! I like to collect… Continue reading Pretty in Pink

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Old Town Art Fair

I’ve been meaning to post about my recent trip to the Old Town Art Fair a few weeks ago. My fiance and I love to walk through it every year and admire artwork that we dream about investing in for when we have the extra money to do so. So naturally, I decided to take… Continue reading Old Town Art Fair

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Skiing, Sundance & White Spaces (& more snow?!?)

Okay, so yesterday the temperature almost hit 60 degrees, woah! Put away the snow shoes and bring out the swim suits. And yet, as the last bits of snow and ice started to disappear, I found myself…well…missing the snow. Tear. I know it may sound crazy, but after an amazing trip to Park City, Utah,… Continue reading Skiing, Sundance & White Spaces (& more snow?!?)

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I’m lovin’ it!

Sorry to have been slacking in the blogging department for the past month! Three trips in a row and I am wiped out. And now I am getting ready for more quick trip next weekend (more details to come!). I intend to spend some serious time blogging in the near future, but until then, I… Continue reading I’m lovin’ it!

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Baby it’s cold outside…(& I’m dreaming of warm interiors!)

The amazing, sunny, 50-60 degree Fall weather days Chicago was having came to a screeching HALT! when this Chicagoan woke up to a bitter cold apartment one morning last week. And lo and behold, I awoke this morning to the arrival of the first winter storm warning of the season and shades of gray and… Continue reading Baby it’s cold outside…(& I’m dreaming of warm interiors!)