sherlock holmes murder mystery dinner

30th birthday, Sherlock, halloween party, party decor, Victorian era

Within the last month, both my husband and I turned 30. I was not super excited about reaching this particular age, but we decided to make the best of it by throwing a great big party. And it was epic. … Continue reading

rainbow hot air balloon birthday party

banner for high chair, rainbow cake

We recently celebrated Hayden’s first birthday, and what better way to do it than with an over-the-top celebration complete with bright colors, fun decor, and cookies and milk for everyone. I had waaay too much fun planning this party. Let’s … Continue reading

halloween banner

DIY Pottery Barn Halloween decor

October is here and Halloween is upon us, especially if you are throwing a Spooky Party this Sunday (have you entered the GIVEAWAY?)! One of the projects I tacked this week was a “Happy Halloween” banner inspired by this one … Continue reading

vintage high chair

French Country, Shabby Chic, Glaze, Crackle, distressed

I love, love, love painting furniture because it is an inexpensive way to get the exact look you want. I started my furniture painting adventure with my grandmother’s dining room set using this multi-step process to get an antique white … Continue reading