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My Handmade Mother's Day Card

Happy Mother’s Day!

jigg and I will be on vacation this weekend, so I’m posting this early.  Happy Mother’s Day to all the Moms and Moms-to-be! Materials: Cardstock of your choice. I used this (cut in half). Heart shaped hole puncher. I think I got mine for $1 at Michael’s. 6 inch string or ribbon. Step 1: Fold […]

Macaroons from Laduree. I think there was like two dozen in this box..I ended up eating macaroons for a week! #firstworldproblems

My birthday

To celebrate my birthday, jigg wanted to replicate our honeymoon to Europe.  He first surprised me with a reservation at Babbo (reminiscence of Rome) and then macaroons, tea, and jam from Laduree (reminiscence of Paris).  I love New York.  I feel like every world-worthy thing can be found in this city. Yes, I’m turning into one […]

Do you know parents who just won't shut up about their kid(s)? Yeah, I do too.

Life Lessons

Be careful asking people what’s going on in their lives. I try not to ask acquaintances what’s going on in their lives anymore.  The last time I did that, the person told me that she was recovering from chemotherapy, getting over her divorce, and hoping to find a job after being out of work for […]

I'm all over you like fly over shit

DIY Valentine’s Day Cards

Follow these steps to print your own: Download this file. When you’re at work, raid your office supply closet and find some nice cover stock paper to print on. I have formatted the file so you don’t have to adjust your printer settings for irregular size paper. So a regular 8.5″ x 11″, 100lb cover would […]

He actually reminds of this regularly

What I learned from one year of marriage

jigg and I just celebrated our one year anniversary this past weekend.  To commemorate this, I drew him a comic! We didn’t really do anything big because we’re throwing ourselves an awesome BBQ this coming Saturday. I was stressing myself over the little details while planning this reception at the beginning.  But in the past […]

Philosophy on how to raise kids

Although jigg and I don’t plan on having children for a while, we have already began formulating our united strategy on how to raise our kids.  We’ve discussed everything from Western versus Eastern style of parenting (Read Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mom) to what the most advantageous month of the year is to give […]

My DIY Wedding Invitation RSVP Postcard

My DIY Wedding Invitations for $100!

I will be stuffing and licking envelopes this July 4th weekend because my wedding invitations finally arrived from the printer! Here’s a sneak peak: In keeping theme with my save the dates, I also designed my invitations to be a series of Polaroids. Each invitation set is comprised of four pieces: three Polaroids containing various […]