Habitat Restore Trip

Habitat Restore old signs

Last weekend, after finishing some (exhausting) volunteer work with some fellow grad students, I decided I was close enough to Habitat Restore (the Grant Park location) to check things out.  I'd been … [Read more...]

Bloggers Be Shopping

Jonathan Adler store

Today's post is sponsored by Service 2000.  All opinions are 100% mine. My favorite gift for Christmas may have been a palm router, but I love shopping as much as the next bargain savvy lady. So … [Read more...]

I’ll Blame Jennifer Lawrence

On rare occasion, I get to be out of the house for the purpose of socializing like a normal human being.  Last night, I was out with a few fellow graduate students and came to a realization:  I'm not, … [Read more...]

Oh, Pairs

(Nanny pun).  I've been noticing a pattern around the house lately:  I've been buying a lot of things in pairs.New pillows:  The ikat pillows are from Joss and Main.  The new gray ones are from … [Read more...]

A Futzing Find

wire bowl

My drill crapped out on me last night.  And don't you think it's perfect timing considering the project I decided to take on this week?And instead of immediately going to the store to buy a new one, I … [Read more...]

Saturday on Six: Great Whites

I got a little bored (and okay, busy enough to let it die) with my old Saturday Stimuli series.  For a while, I've stopped posting much of anything on the weekends.  But after a lot of great little … [Read more...]

Waiting for the Sale

Sometimes finding the right product for the house isn't the problem; it's the wait to buy it.When it comes to home decor, I have tons of decorating ideas floating inside my head.  Most of the time, I … [Read more...]