Tried-and-True Recipe: Roasted Brussels Sprouts and Gruyere Toasts

We find and try a lot of recipes that we find on Pinterest — some are complete failures, but some become instant classics, things we go back to time and again. We thought it would be fun to start a new series where we share some of the recipes that have worked for us, to help you wade through all the Pinterest mess. Most of the recipes we like are pretty easy, pretty quick, and don’t involve a ton of fancy ingredients. Here’s one of our tried-and-true recipes: Roasted Brussels Sprouts and Gruyere Toasts, from Feed Me Phoebe. For the full recipe, visit… Read More

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Modern Nautical Guest Room: The Big Reveal!

Yay! It’s always so fun to start a week with a big new room reveal: our modern nautical guest room. It’s finally here and, even better, it’s finally DONE! We’ve been working on our new guest room for months, starting with sanding and painting the floors a fresh white, painting the walls a gorgeous deep blue, and then finally adding the bed on one side and craft storage/work station on the other. We stuck with a modern nautical theme throughout, and in our humble opinions, it turned out pretty freaking awesome. Here’s what this room used to look like: So… Read More

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Behind the Scenes

Happy Friday and Happy Weekend, friends! I’m really looking forward to this weekend because I am absolutely determined to finish the projects we have had lingering at 90% done for weeks. The office and guest rooms have both been almost done for a while now, but I just need to finish unpacking boxes, filling shelves, generally making things pretty enough for pictures. We’re also working on painting the built-in pantry. I think I need to go stock up on bones to keep Ruby occupied while we work this weekend!! Here’s a few scenes from our lives lately… Ruby asleep in her bed while I… Read More

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