Party Ideas

4th July - Giant Jenga

DIY Giant Jenga + Carrying Case

My sister Kim and brother-in-law Shawn LOVE to have people over to BBQ and hang out. So when thinking about a birthday present for Shawn, I thought a Giant Jenga set…wait, a TEXAS Longhorns Giant Jenga set could be really awesome and perfect for their summer BBQ season! I did some research and found this […] Read more…

Pinterest Perfect Wedding

An Evening to Remember! – How to DIY a Pinterest-Perfect Wedding

For those of us who search Pinterest for wedding inspiration, look no further! I can’t even begin to say how excited I am to be sharing this gorgeous wedding of a friend of mine that I’ve known since I was 3 years old!  The Esparza Family will always hold a special place in my heart […] Read more…


Celebrating Baby Hakeem

Last night I had such a great time celebrating my sweet friend (and soon-to-be mom) Caroline and her “little pumpkin” coming into the world (ETA Dec 30th!)!  Caroline’s sister, Emily, threw a fantastic fall-themed baby shower complete with spiced autumn sangria, savory homemade tomato basil soup, and very thoughtful pumpkin-infused decorations. Side note: Emily ALWAYS throws the […] Read more…

Burlap & Lace ~ Castle Wedding Inspiration

When Two become One ~ Burlap & Lace

Shawn and I got married on Saturday, August 31, 2013.  It was such a magical night and everything went off without a glitch.  We DIY’d all of our wedding decorations to include refinishing whiskey barrels for the ceremony, painting chalkboard signs, and I made all of paper goods (i.e. dinner menu, ceremony guide, and name […] Read more…

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