people i love

Sitting Down with Amy Ruth Finegold of amy-ruths.com

I recently had the pleasure of sitting down with Amy Ruth Finegold [Penn ‘02] to learn more about … [more...]

Katlyn Grasso, 23 year old Founder of GenHERation

You know those people who walk into a room and you just feel their energy? So that happened to me … [more...]

Using chalk paint to get a drift wood look

i've been using chalk paint for the better part of 6 years and am continually surprised by the … [more...]

Lynn Jerath, President & Founder Citrine Investment Group

Hey gang! I'm thrilled to feature my brilliant and sweet friend, Lynn Jerath. We're involved with … [more...]

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farm house style

Surf breaks window/subway art

    My husband grew up surfing in southern California with his twin brother and younger brother.  They've since toured the world catching the most … [more...]

transform a dark wood bed into a beachy chic treasure

i was in search of a queen bed for a beach property. i scoured craigslist over a few weeks and scrounged all the furniture that i planned on painting. … [more...]

kids’ modern beachy bathroom

the past few months have been a whirlwind! we're finished with the kids' bathroom remodel.  amen. the goal was beachy, and something the rugrats … [more...]

store hot wheels in antiques

no one warned me that having boys would lead to this... zillions and zillions of cars. everywhere. i do my best with the kids to keep … [more...]

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stuff i’ve made

Using Saltwash to create a vintage beachy look

When we first moved to this house, I decided to paint a bathroom orange. Why orange? I don't know … [more...]

Using chalk paint to get a drift wood look

i've been using chalk paint for the better part of 6 years and am continually surprised by the … [more...]

Using wood glue to get a chippy paint look

i'm back. good grief...i've neglected my blog. boooooo..... but.... my boys are all on a … [more...]

farm house style bathroom

y'all! i'm soooo excited for this post as it's been a loooong time coming. my pea brain has … [more...]

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swirling :: random thoughts

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