Read on

New Recipe Website Launch: Hello Kinsley

New Recipe Website Launch: Hello Kinsley

Last year, I was building a large inventory of recipes on this website, so I decided to move the recipes to a completely separate domain. So, I launched a new recipe website: Hello Kinsley! You can visit www.hellokinsley.com for any of the recipes that used […]

GIRL CRUSH – ANGELINA JOLIE

GIRL CRUSH – ANGELINA JOLIE

I have a girl crush on Angelina Jolie Pitt. She was, after all, named Woman of the Year by Vanity Fair a couple years ago.

PROTECTING OUTDOOR FURNITURE WITH TEAK OIL

PROTECTING OUTDOOR FURNITURE WITH TEAK OIL

I wanted to upgrade our patio furniture to something a little more comfortable to hang out in. It turns out that I set I bought for a previous apartment wasn’t too comfy to sit for longer period of time. Shocker! I always find some type […]

Wedding Table Numbers | DIY

Wedding Table Numbers | DIY

For my “After the Wedding” reception this fall, I’ve been leaning towards a rustic, industrial theme. I had ideas in my head but hadn’t purchased anything until I went shopping with my mom. We stopped at HomeGoods to waste some time and I ended up […]

Our First Year of Marriage: 12 Things We Learned in 12 Months

Our First Year of Marriage: 12 Things We Learned in 12 Months

Today is our one year wedding anniversary and I’ve taken the time to compile a year’s worth of knowledge and changes into a short little list. It’s definitely not everything, but it is a good summary.

GIRL CRUSH – WINONA RYDER

GIRL CRUSH – WINONA RYDER

I don’t know much about Winona Ryder other than she was in Edward Scissorhands, Girl, Interrupted (with Angelina Jolie), Stranger Things and Heathers. I also remember her stealing something from a store many years ago. That’s pretty much it. So why am I crushing on […]

NAILHEAD BULLETIN BOARD | DIY

NAILHEAD BULLETIN BOARD | DIY

I’ve been trying to take my items from drab to fab and this is one easy way to accomplish it.  I found this tutorial for a fancy nailhead embellished bulletin board on Live Creating Yourself when she mentioned it in a recent post.  Even though […]

5 Tips to Be Less Negative

5 Tips to Be Less Negative

“Feelings are just visitors. Let them come and go.” — Mooji (via la-luna-love)

MILWAUKEE WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHERS

MILWAUKEE WEDDING PHOTOGRAPHERS

I’ve reached out to all these photographers regarding our photography needs for our post-wedding reception this September. Although, I wouldn’t wait to contact a photographer as late as I am (less than nine months) if you already have your date picked out.

Colt’s Birthday (and Cake Recipe)

Colt’s Birthday (and Cake Recipe)

March 29 is our official date of birth for Colt. He is one and is still very energetic, adorable and still as naughty as ever. Now that Colt is one, we must celebrate – doggie style! (Recipe okay for humans, too!)

What to Do On a Short Trip to Seattle

What to Do On a Short Trip to Seattle

Welcome to Seattle! I travelled to visit my friend for only two nights. It was quick and we tried to hit all the spots a first-time visiter would probably want to see.

THE JANUARY CURE – MY REVIEW

THE JANUARY CURE – MY REVIEW

Have you heard of The January Cure? Every year, Apartment Therapy posts a simple cleaning out process call The January Cure. I’ve participated before, but have not logged my results. I think I need to push this back to March since I found out during […]