Home Talk


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The Handmade Home


…and speaking of Cottages & Bungalows– the other day we had fun shooting a room over at Ashley and Jamin’s house that’ll hopefully appear (fingers crossed!) in the mag at some point or another. (Holy tripod-handle-up-the-nose Batman! LOL!) We can’t post pics of the room we shot until after the issue they’re (potentially) in comes out, […]

Cottages & Bungalows Magazine – September and October 2011


We had so much fun shooting our friends, Matt and Shaunna’s house for Cottages & Bungalows magazine last Winter, and we were super excited to finally see the photos all laid out in the current issue of the mag at Barnes & Noble the other day! We had a great time snappin’ pics and talkin’ […]

Fancy Footwear


Holy cow did I get schooled yesterday! LOL! I had never even heard of most of the shoes that were recommended, but I’m so glad to have Merrell, Rocket Dog, Sperry, Keen, Tom’s, Clark and Simple (among others) on my radar now! Thank you! Now I just have to narrow down my top 10 favs… […]

Sneakers For DIY’ers


Confession: I spend more time thinking about these… …than these: Those are the shoes I wear every day, all day, and will continue to until those faux leather straps are no longer attached to the sole. Or it gets too cold outside to wear them. Whichever comes first. (Considering the amount of money I paid […]

Pics From The Pioneer Woman’s Place and The Perfect Pot Roast


Howdy! I finally got around to organizing some more pics from our trip to Ree’s ranch this morning. (Had to bust a squat to line that one up just right! LOL!) It’s crazy how fast you can take a million photos, but how loooong it takes to upload, download, resize, and organize them, isn’t it? Here’s […]

Camp Wedding and Baby


Welcome to Day 5 of Wandawega Week! Today I’m going to share a little bit about the friendly folks behind the oh-so-creative camp. David, Tereasa…and a sweet, little cherub-faced girl named Charlie. ________________________ “Boy meets girl. Boy proposes. Boy suggests that they purchase his abandoned childhood summer camp to be wed at. Girl accepts on […]