How to make coasters with photos

**This is an updated version of this post on how to make coasters using your digital photos, except finished with epoxy for a no-stick finish!** I didn’t really see the need for coasters until we got furniture I actually cared about. And then I quickly understood the appeal. Who wants […] Read More »

DIY gifts for coffee lovers {friday finds}

Coffee is one of the first things on my mind when I wake up, so today I'm sharing some of my favorite coffee-related DIYS with you.

If you’re anything like me, coffee is one of the first things on your mind when you wake up (and after lunch to get past that 2:30 slump). I love coffee—and I love all the fun accessories that go along with drinking coffee. So, on one of the coldest days of […] Read More »

DIY photo magnets — easy, inexpensive, and fun!

I’ve seen these Instagram magnets all over blogs and Pinterest in the last few years (and I’ve even seen them shared on Instagram—how meta!). I think it’s a brilliant way to get your photos off your computer or phone and have a physical copy of your favorite snapshots. (Plus, they […] Read More »

Happy birthday, fellas! Birthday gifts for guys

If you’re like me, you probably have trouble finding just the right birthday gifts for guys, because every man you know is so different. For me, there’s my dad—the man who has everything; my husband—the man who doesn’t want me to spend money on him (boo…); my best friend—the man who smells […] Read More »

Love colors {color mixer}

With all the talk about Valentine’s Day recently, I’m still sort of stuck on anything-and-everything-love—especially when it comes to colors. But while the warmth of all the reds and pinks is great, traditional love colors kind of leave me wanting a little more. I love this palette because of the […] Read More »

Valentine Crafts {friday finds}

Ready for Valentine’s Day? We’ve already shared a handful of great ideas for Valentine’s Day here on the blog, but if you’re still struggling to find the right thing for the loves in your life, I pulled together a few projects that some amazing people are doing. I hope these Valentine […] Read More »

Thank you for being you — free mini thank you notes

Someone brighten your day? Use these free printable notes to say "thank you for being you!"

Last month Jess talked about how she’s made it her New Year’s resolution to show more gratitude toward the people in her life. I loved this idea so much, I decided to steal it. (I guess if you’re going to steal someone else’s idea, at least steal one that’s all […] Read More »

Valentine-Schmalentine | Valentine gift ideas for her

This week, we’re introducing a couple new guest-bloggers who (we’re very happy to say) will also be contributing regularly in the future. We think they’re both awesome, and we hope you do, too! First up is our resident shopping guru and product development manager, Andrea. ————– Valentine Schmalentine!  Valentine’s Day doesn’t have to be […] Read More »

Valentine’s Day gift ideas for your special someone

It’s January 14, which means Valentine’s Day is exactly one month away! And it’s never too early to make sure you have the perfect gift for your special someone :) Whether you’re shopping for her or for him, we’ve rounded up plenty of Valentine’s Day gift ideas to get you started. Happy Shopping! 1. Mr. & […] Read More »

7 gift wrapping ideas for the holidays

It seems like each year the holidays sneak up on me quicker and quicker, and this year may have been the sneakiest yet! Even though I tend to finish up my holiday shopping late, I still love wrapping my presents with a little extra love—whether that means special gift tags, making […] Read More »