Polka Dot Loving

There are some things that instantly put a smile on my face- things like Starbucks, donuts, dates with my hubby, and polka dots. I don’t know what it is about polka dots but they just make me happy! They have to be one of the most playful patterns and I love it! I also love … Continue reading

Font Crushing

  Desdemona Great Vibes Iron Furnaces Regular I’m Fashionista Stefanie Dots Here are a few of my favorite fonts lately.  They all have such unique styles…it is so fun to play around with designs.  Have you found any unique fonts lately?  I would love to hear about them so please share!  

Graduation Party

This spring I graduated from the University of Minnesota. I am beyond relieved to be done with college! To celebrate finishing we threw a mini party at a pizza buffet, brought in some cupcakes, and had a little fun with balloons. Recreate the outfit: Shirt // Skirt // Shoes // Necklace Recreate the party: Placemats … Continue reading

How to Host a Party

I love hosting little dinner parties. There is something so exciting about making up my home and inviting my friends over to enjoy a little break from our typically un-decorated college lives. There are a few things I recommend for throwing a party. I have pulled some of my favorites from Pinterest, from decorating your … Continue reading

Polka Dot Loving

  1. iPhone Case 2. Scarf 3. Wedge 4. Washi Tape 5. Purse 6. Pencil Skirt There is just something about polka dots that always makes me giddy. They always seem so happy and playful. Adding polka dots to your wardrobe, or even your desk top, can add a small amount of joy to your … Continue reading

Back to School Supplies

For some of us, heading back to school is just around the corner. I love back to school shopping. When I was little I would start asking to go buy my school supplies in July. There is just something about crisp notebooks and unused pens that just gets me over the top excited. School supply … Continue reading

Wedding Bliss – Part 2

Hello again! Today I will show you the flowers I made for my wedding!  I went the DIY route because of the look of the wedding, but also because I was looking for ways to be more economical in our decor. First up are the bridesmaids bouquets!  I began with a package of styrofoam balls … Continue reading

DIY: Painted Tray

  I got this little green tray to set on my coffee table to hold drinks and such since the top was soft. Unfortunately, I ended up covering the coffee table in fabric the exact same color as the tray. I gave the tray a fun little face lift to help it blend in better … Continue reading

Wedding Bliss – Part 1

Hello! I have been a major blogging slacker lately!  Holly has been doing an amazing job keeping up the blog while I have been getting married, moving, helping my sister get married, out of town, and having another wedding reception!  It has been a busy, busy 4 weeks.  But starting today, I want to post … Continue reading

Bike Wear

I have cruiser bike crushes. I’m obsessed. I think the appeal comes from it being an athletic object turned so feminine and playful. Here are a few of my favorites for inspiration on what to wear while riding your cruiser. And I totally believe wearing a fun skirt while biking is worth the extra work. … Continue reading