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DIY Marble Table

January 16, 2017

Remember the DIY Marble Coffee Table project last year?

Well, I can’t stop thinking about how lovely marble is. I always thought butcher block counters were beautiful until I discovered marble. I never ever considered marble. Growing up it was the stuff I couldn’t touch at grandma’s house. So marble has had this ominous aura my whole life until West Elm. God bless West Elm. They updated marble in such a beautiful way and it has inspired me—first the coffee table, which by the way is still beautiful and functional. Continue Reading…

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Blanket Stitch Throw

January 13, 2017

After celebrating the New Year I discovered Audible *amazing* I’ve listened to so many books and finished a few projects I’ve left unfinished for so long. Seriously, in one week I finished this throw, the Herringbone Knit Throw, and several embroidered tea towels. Not even kidding.

Okay let’s talk about the Blanket Stitch.  Continue Reading…

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Gingersnaps

November 3, 2016

My favorite time of year is when I can bake Gingersnaps and it isn’t socially awkward. Similar to listening to Christmas songs in July, the smell of molasses and ginger combined isn’t as sweet in the summertime. Autumn has been here for awhile and I have a quick and easy Gingersnap recipe for you to try—oh and they’re allergy friendly! Continue Reading…