Really, these haystacks have nothing to do with Halloween.  Except that I requested them for dinner last night–which we called “Devil’s Night” growing up.  Chris is the cook around here and night after night he whips up the most amazing

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Who Are You?!

This year, as our teeny blog grew to small blog status (parrttayyy!!!)–we’ve had to make some decisions about sponsors and giveaways and realized we’re not on board with everything we thought we were when we started this blog.  So, like

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Costume Party 2012

We had such a fabulous time at our costume party on Saturday and I’m back to share all of the deets, including our costumes.  I won’t make you wait a second more for those: Chris and I were Waldo and

It is pumpkin carving season (!!!) and over the last few weeks–but even more so in the past week–I have been seeing all of these beautifully carved, gilded, painted, shaved pumpkins on my favorite blogs or plastered on Pinterest.  Spoiler

Our DIYed full-wall wainscoting is done, and on time!  As Chris and I were talking about the entire project, we were so pleasantly surprised with how fast it went.  We dedicated a couple hours to it on Monday and Tuesday

I am going to attempt to make this a quick post so I can try to get more of this paneling painted before Greta wakes up from her nap.  It’s always a race against nap time over here, I tell


We’re Doing It!

Yesterday I mentioned we had one more quicky project up our sleeves before our party this weekend.  Earlier this month, we hinted we were planning on hanging a gallery wall above the couch and I had started laying out a