I’m Lovin’

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Ready for a whole bunch of randomness?  Great!  Let's get started. You have to watch "Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt" on Netflix.  It's hilarious.  I was dying of laughter when we watched the pilot this past weekend.  Needless to say, I'm hooked. In case you haven't heard about it, here's the synopsis … [Continue reading...]

New Kitchen Countertops

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Do you remember back in July when I asked for your opinions on what kitchen countertops we should go with?  If not, here's the post where I showed three Photoshopped options and asked you to vote for your favorite.  The majority of the vote went toward laminate Calcutta marble.  I even got a big … [Continue reading...]

Where to Buy Modern Fabric

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I didn't know how to title this post.  I felt awkward using the words 'hip' or 'fun' so I went with 'modern'.  So there's that. I should probably confess that I'm kind of a fabric hoarder.  When I see a fabric I absolutely love I have to have it (within reason, of course-- I typically won't pay … [Continue reading...]

Barbecue Chicken Nachos

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Have you ever gone to a restaurant, ordered a dish, fallen in love with it, and I thought, "I must go home and recreate this!"?  That happens to me quite often. Today's recipe was inspired by the delicious barbecue chicken nachos at Bru Burger on Mass Ave in Indianapolis. I added some ingredients … [Continue reading...]

5 Quick and Easy Ways to Organize Around the House

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This post is brought to you by Command™ Brand.  As always, opinions are 100% my own. I'm big fan of quick and easy organizing projects.  I think most people are.  Because I'm sure we'd all rather be watching quality Bravo TV programming than spending a ton of time on organization projects, … [Continue reading...]

DIY Baby Infinity Scarf


We finally got a decent amount of snow this past weekend so we thought it would be a good idea to bundle up Owen and take him outside for his first snow experience. It dawned on me that he needed a scarf so I quickly grabbed a sweater I planned to use for a DIY project that never came to fruition, … [Continue reading...]

I’m Lovin’

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The last I'm Lovin' post I did was back in April, 2014 so I figured I'd put one together today.  Apparently I don't love things enough to share them with you very often. 1. Bandana Bibs I came across these super cute bandana bibs on Amazon for Owen the other day.  I'm digging the modern prints … [Continue reading...]

Baby Organization

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Today I'm sharing 12 baby organization tips to make life a little easier. Need extra storage space?  Utilize the area under your crib.  You can use baskets to store items and slide the baskets under the crib.  If you don't like the look of baskets or you want to store larger items you don't need to … [Continue reading...]

Chocolate Chip Cookie Cake

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Every Valentine's Day I make Brad a giant heart shaped chocolate chip cookie cake.  It's what I call a mutually enjoyable gift.  Because let's be honest, he doesn't eat it all by himself. Well, I shared the photo on social media this past weekend and some people asked me to post the recipe.  I … [Continue reading...]

Heart Shaped Photo Collage

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Need a last minute Valentine's Day gift idea that's inexpensive and will take less than 15 minutes to make?  I have you covered with this fancy heart shaped photo collage. This is perfect for anyone in your life-- just fill the collage with photos the recipient will enjoy.  That could be photos of … [Continue reading...]

Organized Dog Cabinet

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Yes, our dog, Jack, has a cabinet in our kitchen dedicated to all of his things.  We're lucky to have enough storage space in our kitchen for a doggy cabinet.  Or maybe Jack is the lucky one. We use the cabinet under our coffee station and next to the cabinets under the kitchen sink.  We … [Continue reading...]

Spinach Dip

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Today I'm sharing one of my favorite dips-- spinach dip.  And since it contains spinach in it, I'm pretty certain it counts as a vegetable and is more healthy than unhealthy. One thing I love about this spinach dip recipe is that you can prepare it in minutes and it requires only 4-5 ingredients. … [Continue reading...]