• Home and garden,  home decor

    Rethinking Wallpaper

    A quick post today as I am frantically preparing for Mr. Man’s big birthday bash tomorrow.  He is turning 6!  It doesn’t seem possible….but more on that later.    Anyway-I have a decorating idea that I’ve been mulling over….wallpaper.  I’m typically horrified by wallpaper but my sister insists that it’s coming back.  All I can conjure up are images of bad 80’s florals, pastel splatter paint and country geese with little bows around their necks.  I’m shuddering just thinking about it.  But then I found this: It’s from Anthroplogie and I think it’s kind of fabulous.  There’s a little wall in my´╗┐ living room that I think would make this work.  I…

  • Gardening,  gift ideas,  Home and garden,  My Girl

    Coffee Cup Flower Pot

    Update: If you happened to land on this post because you were searching for where to buy a “coffee cup flower pot” I got this one at Menards, but you can find them at most major home/gardening stores.  A quick post to share a few pictures of the new flower pot I got the other day.  I saw these outside of a little cafe in my town and went on a mission to find one for myself.  You can read about my find here. I can not tell you how inexplicably happy this coffee cup flower pot makes me in all it’s quirky polka-dotted glory. Miss A had to get into…