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Persimmon Salsa

Persimmon Salsa

I’m not much of a chef. My husband is a great cook and is very intuitive and creative in the kitchen. I was, however, able to impress with this cool persimmon salsa. This is so easy and the picture…

flower beard

Flower Beards, Have You Seen Them?

Women love flowers and they really love wearing flower crowns. They look so beautiful perched atop the cascading tendrils of a bohemian bride, or angelic flower girl, or basically anyone that can figure out how to get it to stay put.…

Copper candleholder tutorial

DIY Copper Candleholder

Ok, I might be going a little copper crazy but I am just really into it. Here is a great DIY tutorial to make a copper pipe candleholder. I have it on the mantel but I think it would…

Yellow Rose Matchbox

Gifts For The Party Host

A friend invites you to a party and you show up with a bottle of wine…totally fine, unless, you bring something even cooler. Here are some ideas to help step up your gift game and keep the invites rolling…

Vintage Revivals watercolor wall

Best Watercolor Wall Tutorials

There are tons and tons of pictures of the most beautiful watercolor walls out there. Many of them are decals or photo murals. All fine but they can be a bit pricey. Good tutorials for the technique are hard…

Ikea Tarva hack from Rabbit Rabbit

Tarva Ikea Hack

First things first—this is a recreation of Sarah Sherman Samuel’s Ikea hack. I loved it when I saw it on her blog and was looking for a way to add brass accents to a DIY dresser for our guest…

Sumi Ink Paper Marbling

Japanese paper marbling involves floating sumi ink on water to create beautiful patterns that are then transferred to paper. The sumi ink marbling technique is an inexpensive and easy way to create frame-worthy paper art. Here’s what you need:…

Wax Paper Chandelier

This is a project that I first did when we rented to cover up the horrible light that was in our dining room without having to do any electrical work. We now own a house but we are preparing…