DIY Wall Art

Learn how to make this lovely Pottery Barn knock off wall art at The Lettered Cottage.

The Lettered Cottage



And while you are there be sure to link up your own How To.

We Remember

photo: Dawn Camp

Is there someone special you are remembering today?  Join the conversation at (in)courage.

on mothering

A beautiful post. Why Motherhood Shouldn’t be Graded on a Curve: Gypsy Mama.


Sea Life Candlesticks

Ever since I saw these pretty sea life topped bottles at Pottery Barn I’ve considered hacking them, or at least making something similar.

But now I don’t have to because there is a complete tutorial on sea life candlesticks over at The Exchange.


John from Young House Love~check out Sherry too

One of the most disturbing, hideous, hilarious things I’ve ever seen.  The five o’clock shadow really sets off the face, am I right? Check out the Young House Love Facebook page for more strange and uncomfortable long lost Oprah relatives~or add your own~I added mine in there.

Welcome to The Nest Files

I started the Nest Files on tumblr in November, 2008 in lieu of having a blog roll.  You are all so amazing and I love being able to feature and learn from your ideas.  It’s time to bring that baby home to Nesting Place, doncha think?  So if you are looking for something featured before May 27, 20011 you’ll need to click here and use the search option or hit the “archives” button for a bunch a photos to choose from.

Stay tuned for great links from around the web.