A Picture of A Picture

Take a picture of a picture from the past in the present”, is the tagline and submission policy for a Tumblr called “Dear Photograph.”


Inspiration Overload

“It’s better to take one idea and bring it to fruition than to continue to collect more ideas.” via Small Notebook :: Do You Have Inspiration Overload

Four Words I Hate to Hear

May I admit a pet peeve?

It is like nails on a chalkboard to me when a woman says, “I’m just not creative.”

31 Days of Belovedness // A Daily Portion



Anyone ever used this kind of blub before?   These are available from Plumen.  And now I also want colored cords everywhere in my house.

DIY Agate Lamp

DIY Agate Lamp // My Little Happy Place

DIY Painted Rug

A DIY painted rug via Christi of Charm Home Design.

Best Design Blogs for Moms

She Knows Parenting shares their top five Moms Who Design With an Eye for Lovely Spaces.  What an honor to be included in this list!

Painted Ikea Two Drawer Chests

To quote Alison of My Little Happy Place, “…nothing much beats a few coats of high-glossy plus extra lacquer for funsies” for this furniture hack.

DIY Built-In Ikea Billy Bookcases


Check out this wall to wall bookcase project using Ikea 15″ Billy bookcases by Centsational Girl.

Finger Knitting

A How-To Finger Knit Tutorial from my dear friend, the one and only, Gussy.