I’m not big on New Year’s Resolutions, but I did decide on two self-improvement themes for the year: be better about money and be nicer to the environment. I’m not saying I’m going to make super drastic changes – overpriced coffee and lengthy showers are two splurges I’d struggle to ditch – but there are easy fixes I should have been doing for … Keep reading…View Post
I can do it! You can do it! DIY for the win! Just keep you fingers away from the super glue.
When I mention to friends I am working on a craft project, one of the most common responses is, “I wish I knew how to do that!” (Spoiler alert: about half of mine don’t turn out right. Ha!) If you don’t think you’re particularly arts-and-crafts ready, a class might be the right choice. Having an expert around can keep everything on track — … Keep reading…View Post
In case my two weeks of holiday giveaways didn’t make it clear, I’m a big fan of Christmas. But ya know what I don’t like as much? The crazy price of some holiday decor. Crate & Barrel, Neiman Marcus, Pottery Barn… Great stores, sure, but the price gets out of control. But that’s nothing a little Tacky Glue can’t fix! I searched out three … Keep reading…View Post
St. Louis loves beer. It looooooves beer. It has a long history of beer, and an impressive amount of beer. It seems the entire city adores the beverage. I don’t love beer, but I do really love St. Louis, so little by little I’m finding ways to embrace the drink. When in Rome, right? This was the logic when I crafted up … Keep reading…View Post