Stamped Tote Bag {Handmade Gifts for the Holidays}

Happy Black Friday, friends! Are you busy shopping for the holidays? This is the first time in years that I’ve not gone out and joined in the Black Friday craziness ....more

Be Classy

Okay, I may have taken my plaid obsession a liiiittle too far this time. It has totally found its way into my master bedroom, and you guys, I am so in love with my new plaid quilt! It’s so cozy and soft, and I just love it so dang much ....more

Cactus Planter Tutorial

I am not gonna lie, I bought this cactus purely on the fact that it looked so lonely at Ikea amongst the other cacti. And for just $3 it seemed right to give it a new home. As long as I sympathize with sad plants and not adoptable household pets I think I will get along just fine ....more

Etsy Round-Up {Fall Plaid}

If you follow me on Instagram, you know that I am kind of obsessing about plaid these days. Throw the word flannel in the mix, and I tell ya, my life is complete! I’m working on a fun...more

Fun Fall Crafts with Studio 5

I have mentioned it before, when it comes to fall parties and home decor, I try to keep it super simple! I don’t have decorations for Thanksgiving, and very few for Halloween. I try to decorate my porch and house with projects that can be displayed throughout both holidays ....more

Fall Inspired Paper Wreath

Happy Friday! I totally forgot to share my latest Studio 5 segment, so feel free to check it out below! I am showing off some fun Cricut paper projects, and teaching how to make one of the flowers from the wreath above ....more

Beach House Vacation {Mission Beach, California}

We used Airbnb to find our beach house in California, and I must say it was a delightful experience!...more

Sea World, San Diego

A very big thank you to our friends at Sea World San Diego that provided us with tickets to visit the park! We just returned from a delightful trip to southern California, and I can’t wait to share a few of our adventures with you! You are just going to die when you see the adorable beach house we found on AirBNB ....more

Halloween Decor Photo Contest!

This post is sponsored by Wayfair. All opinions are my own....more

Turquoise Bracelet Tutorial

This is another incredibly simple idea, but has quickly become my absolute favorite bracelet ever. Michael’s craft store sells these triangle turquoise strands for just a few dollars. I have no idea if they are a real stone or not ....more