Breathe It All In And Love It All Out

BlogThreads Dot Com | Breathe It All In T-shirt | The Lettered Cottage

Okay- it‚Äôs Blog Threads day! ūüėÄ Like I mentioned yesterday, we’ll be using any proceeds from this (2-day) sale to book a trip back to Haiti so that we can do some more bonding with our boy. (Thank you, thank you from the bottom of my heart to anyone who purchases one!) We’ll also be […]

May Design

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Happy Monday! I’ve had lots of requests for a new¬†Blog Threads t-shirt (which is very kind of y’all that have asked!), and we’re hoping to go bond with our Sweet P again at the end of July, so I thought I’d create another one to release as a¬†fundraiser this week. We got a¬†very¬†encouraging adoption update […]

What I Wore Wednesday

Fall Fashion | The Lettered Cottage | Old Navy Boots and Shirt | JC Penney Blazer

I’ve always been inspired by the “What I Wore Wednesday” concept I’ve seen e-floating around out there in blogland, so I thought I’d join in on the fun this week, too! Kevin and I ventured out to Neighbor Jenny’s barn this week to snap some photos of some of my latest Fall favs- American Eagle […]

How To Stretch Shoes


Remember when I blogged about the (cute) shoes that were killing my feet? Well, I’m happy to report that my Rocket Dogs aren’t barkin’ anymore! A whole bunch of friendly folks left comments on that post about using frozen bags of water to stretch them, and it totally worked! Woo hoo! A sweet gal named […]

Design TV Update


So, remember when I asked your advice about which shoes I should get for our upcoming pilot episode shoot? Well, I narrowed it down to two pairs, and they both arrived on our doorstep about a week ago. I got these Simple shoes to work/shop in: And these Rocket Dogs for “reveal day”: I absolutely […]

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 […]