Clay projects {Friday finds}

Recently, I’ve taken up pottery again for the first time since high school. It’s so therapeutic to mold something with my hands—even if I mess up, I can just mush the clay up and start over again! I’ve clearly been more focused on clay projects, but it seems like I’m not […] Read More »

Hello, April 2015 {a free desktop calendar download}

Most people make resolutions at the beginning of a new year, but I’m still in winter hibernation-mode, so I’ve always found that to be a hard time to really make any changes! Now that it’s actually starting to feel like spring in Ohio (although it’s officially been spring for a few […] Read More »

8 ways to say thank you

If you’re a regular reader, you may have noticed that we’ve done several posts this year focused on gratitude. (If you’re not… it’s okay, I’ll wait if you want to go take a look :) Expressing gratitude can mean something different to everyone. For me, lately, it’s meant making an […] Read More »

Everyday ways to say i love you, even when you’re busy!

When life gets busy, it's easy to forget to do those extra little things for each other. Here's a great collection of everyday ways to say I love you!

Now that my husband and I have a totally adorable baby girl, we’ve gained a LOT of love and baby snuggles. In turn, though, we’ve naturally lost some one-on-one time together. So, right now, it’s especially important for us to communicate our love for each other whenever, and however, possible. He does so […] Read More »

Chase your bliss – free printable wall art

I recently read Meghan’s Pinterest Mom No More post, and while I’m not a mom yet, her insights really resonated with me. These days, just about everyone is on some sort of social media platform—and it’s great to have the highlight reels of everyone we love and care about at our […] 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 »

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 »

Hello, February 2015 {a free desktop calendar download}

Celebrate February with this free desktop and phone wallpaper.

It’s February and love is in the air, melting away that winter chill… Yay, love! Check out the latest additions to our Desktop Beautification Project (thanks, Melanie!), and don’t forget that Valentine’s Day is on a Saturday this year :) February 2015 Calendar 2560 x 1440 // 1680 x 1050 // 1440 […] 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 »