February 25, 2014

Homemade Dog Treats

Upon adopting my dog Paxson, I quickly discovered that he had some pretty serious stomach issues. Sparing you all of the lovely details that lead to that discovery – I went through a trial and error period with both food and treats to find out what worked and what didn’t. We landed on a grain-free…

Sometimes Craigslist Lets You Down

…mainly because you’re an idiot. Any by you, I mean me. I usually have amazing luck with the good ol’ CL, but my most recent purchase highlighted just how horrible I am at negotiation. I had been looking for a nightstand for months now and finally settled on a style: a round marble side table….

Getting the Look for Less: Boho Bedroom

As I moved into my house, I knew the rooms that I wanted to focus my attention and money on first were going to be the more “public” spaces. My living room, kitchen and bathrooms needed to be comfortable before anything else. Now that all four rooms are somewhat complete, I’ve been dreaming of a…

Simplifying the Super Bowl

A Super Bowl spread doesn’t need to be over the top. One of my all time favorites for cold-weather gatherings is chili – it’s easy, inexpensive, and always provides leftovers. Thankfully, chili and football go together remarkably well. My normal chili includes ground turkey and sweet potato, but with men partaking in this batch, I…