Bit-O-Local Spring Unboxing + March Giveaway!

You remember Bit-O-Local, the St. Louis-based subscription box that shares local makers in a curated package four times per year. Tons of you entered our December Bit-O-Local giveaway, so I know I’m not alone in my local love. The mad rad team of ladies behind the brand sent me over the Spring 2017 box, and we’re … Read more

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My Favorite St. Louis Craft Classes

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 … Read more

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Stellar Cities and Swear Words

My husband isn’t great with gifts. If you give him a gift, he truly appreciates it — and then over-analyzes how to say ‘thank you’ enough and worries his gift, if there is one, in return is insufficient, and all around wishes other people would just give gifts and he could crack jokes in the background. His … Read more

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12 Days of Gift Guides + Giveaways | The Bit-O-Local Holiday Box

We can all agree subscription boxes are the funnest kind of mail out there, right? Not to mention one of the easiest gifts! Nothing brightens up a bunch of bills like a curated mystery present, and my new favorite option is the recently launched Bit-O-Local box. Bit-O-Local brings a boxful of hand-picked, St. Louis-made goodies … Read more

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Sweater Weather at the Bevo Mill

People unfamiliar with South City St. Louis always seem confused when I say it. “You live by a giant what?” Windmill. I live by a giant windmill. Currently wearing… Paola Pullover c/o Soft Surroundings [HERE] | Moto jacket, Express [HERE] | Bag, TJMaxx | Harding Booties c/o Naturalizer [HERE] When St. Louis-based Soft Surroundings asked if … Read more

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