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  • CLIVER the DIVER

    A few weeks ago, I was bummed because Mya and I were not feeling well and I had to miss a girls’ night out with the neighbor gals. It would’ve been…

  • AIR PLANTS + DIY PODS

    Late one night a few weeks ago, I was amazon-ing for some fabric spray paint for the office chairs, and ended up adding some “air plants” to the order. Here’s what…

  • A STICKY SITUATION

    As Derek recently pointed out, I must like sticks. Throughout our home, sticks can be seen in almost every room — painted sticksΒ in vases, sticks asΒ wall art, stick design on a…

  • OFFice TO A GOOD START

    WeΒ have been in spring cleaning mode for the past month, and the office is going through a major transformation. I’ll start with a “now” picture, as to not scare you with…

  • RESIDUAL PAINT ART

    Some of you know that I like to paint. For those of you that don’t know this, you can check out my art here, if you wish. Some of my favorite…

  • BROOKSIDE ART ANNUAL

    Art Attack is a new series of posts which will reflect everything artistic– gallery and museum trips, artist tributes, perhaps some of our own creations, and much more! To launch our…

  • USUAL AS UNUSUAL

    Some people have been asking about the centerpiece of Mya’s “Bird”day party. Love that you noticed the cuteness because I hold those babies dear to my heart. My Grandpa cut those…

  • HAPPY “BIRD”DAY

    Derek had to talk me into having a first birthday party for Mya. Truth. I think I was initially hesitant because it seemed extravagant to ask friends/ family to honor a…

  • BUNNY BUSINESS

    Ok, here’s the thing: I love to decorate for the seasons and holidays, but I don’t like to store a bunch of items for most of the year. If we had…

  • HEARTY HELLO

    This card is what happens when you don’t get your New Years’ cards sent before Valentines’ Day. I’m happy with how it turned out and we’ve learned how to not spend…