Wednesday, August 31, 2011


Aren't Alyssa Monks' paintings gorgeous? They are so voyeuristic and intimate.

(via KlingPost)

Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Flip the switch

Aren't these light bulb vases sweet? What a fun way to show your support for the 3R's (reduce, reuse, recycle)!

Learn how to make your own or get a crafty pal to make 'em for you!

Either way you'll feel like you are living in a Pottery Barn catalogue in no time. 


I love signing up for freebies online! But what to do with all that sample-sized goodness?

Here's how I made detangler with a recent mailbox jackpot:

I received this Dove intensive repair conditioner.

It came with 2 sample-size packs so I used one and saved the other.

Found this pretty green spray bottle.
I squeezed in one packet, added water, gave the bottle a shake
...and VOILA
tangle free--FOR FREE!

P.S. Fancy, little bottles of conditioner from hotels would work will for this too! 

Making Way for Fall

Rencently, this picture has been getting a lot of mileage in the blogging world:

It seems the vibrant outfit on the far right is THE go-to look as the calendar pages turn from scorching to crisp. Here's how to replicate without breaking the bank.

6 versatile pieces, for less, to help you usher in Autumn!

(Top photo by streetfsn)