Pulling the rug out from beneath us




I have been looking for a new rug for our living room for about three years now. It all started when we got a new puppy and she chewed the corners of the navy blue Aztec-print Ikea area rug in… Continue Reading

Super-Simple (& SWEET) Summer Staples (All Under $50!)




You probably find that there are a few things you carry around with you everywhere you go, and that these things change as the seasons change. (Rereading that sentence, I’m even telling MYSELF, “Duh, Jen — way to state the… Continue Reading

Summer Bucket Lists




Here’s┬ámy summer bucket list for 2017: Do you make summer bucket lists? I didn’t used to, but the past two years I have had everyone in the family make one that we can realistically (and affordably) accomplish in one summer.… Continue Reading