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How Early is Too Early?

How Early is Too Early?
If you follow me on Facebook, you might know that I’ve been working on a project that involves this semi-horrible, thrifted, two foot wedding candelabra: You might also know that this project is part of a series of things I’ve been working on for Halloween…Yes, you heard me right, Halloween. I’ve actually been collecting things (like my candelabra) since late July. I felt really... 

Design Star Recap: Nate Berkus Show

Design Star Recap: Nate Berkus Show
Before this episode of Design Star even started I was pretty excited. I am sooo glad that we’re back to completely individual challenges. I like them so much more than the group projects. AND…Who doesn’t love Nate Berkus?!? I was also a little nervous…See, I’d seen some of the promo shots earlier in the week and the discomfort of the previewed moments were down right uncomfortable. Mark.... 
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Weekend Quickie for My Utah Friends…

Weekend Quickie for My Utah Friends...
If you live in Utah, there is a fantastic Labor Day weekend promotion going that you don’t want to miss! The Broadway musical Mary Poppins is playing at Salt Lake City’s Capitol Theater and you can get tickets 2 for the price of 1 – bargain! The discount is limited to tickets purchased for the following shows: Thursday, September 1st matinee Original price $62.50 = with offer $31.25 $42.50... 

InstaFriday: Snowbird Edition

InstaFriday: Snowbird Edition
Ahhh. InstaFriday. It’s been a while. How I have missed you… It’s been a busy week around here. To celebrate the last few school free days we went up to Snowbird. Snowbird is just 15 minutes away from the house. We’re sooo lucky to live near such a gorg get away spot. Up at the top of the tram? There’s still snow due to the late summer.Crazy. Thoroughly enjoyed our little... 

At Home Soda Fountain Fun – Giveaway Closed

At Home Soda Fountain Fun - Giveaway Closed
I grew up in a house with a home theater, which was great. BUT, it’s made me sort of expect that I will have one in my own home, complete with a retro soda fountain and candy bar. To that end, I am stocking up. I’ve purchased all sorts of fun goodies like these: Today, I am one step closer to my goal…Enter SodaStream – a inexpensive way to make super delicious soda at home. -image... 
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Want to see some beautiful homes?

Want to see some beautiful homes?
Last week I conned my friend Char into spending an entire day playing hooky with me. The draw? Checking out the latest and greatest in new home design and decor at the 2011 Salt Lake Parade of Homes. My parents (read my Dad) was always changing something or the other in my childhood home and I remember going to similar events growing up…Back then, I remember the homes as seriously huge, opulent... 
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