No-Literally! And several of them -- and unlike the brick found in some of my favorite remodeling shows - this brick is uglier than the snow that is currently falling outside (reminder- IT'S APRIL!). I'm continuously racking my brain with an idea on how to salvage or showcase it, but beside it being ugly it's… Continue reading Hitting a Brick Wall
Apparently Spring did not get the memo that we have officially "sprung ahead" and have arrived in the spring season here in MN, because there is snow in the forecast and snow still on the ground. Never assume that a season is here (or over) in MN - it will only lead to planning mishaps… Continue reading With or Without You Spring
The only thing harder than shopping for my teenage daughter is shopping for a wedding gift. Yes, usually they have registered to a few places but I just feel like buying them something that they've already seen removes the A)surprise factor and B)takes any and all intimacy and personality out of the gift. I recently found… Continue reading A Wedding Gift They’ll Use!
I get so nervous when it comes to a wedding cake request. I am not a professional baker, but I strive to be, however wedding cakes make me jittery. This is supposed to be a day to remember and therefore a cake to remember. One of my biggest fears is that my cake will one… Continue reading Ombre Wedding Cake
It's finally time to get this blog underway. I have recently quit smoking and the weather is warming up so I now have the motivation to CREATE! And it is wonderful...sure I may be covered in saw dust and smell of paint fumes...but I feel like I have so many new pieces in my home… Continue reading Learning to do a “before” shot.