Inspiration comes within. Or within Pinterest! 🙂 I knew my master bedroom needed something to centralize the king bed on the wall and make this gray box come to life. Every time I search for a master bedroom color pallet it reaches for blues. It's calming, dreamy and my favorite color. I also love the … Continue reading Master Bedroom Wallpaper Accent Wall Reveal
Is that house one of those "fixer uppers"? You have heard that before. So we know the "fixer upper" phrase was around before we knew of Chip and Joanna, but it's safe to say that this amazing couple can take the credit for making it a household phrase again. I had the pleasure to join my Sister Trina in Dallas … Continue reading A Magnolia Moment and Waco Highlights
Many of you know, as a first-time home buyer selecting your home, (almost) everything needs to feel perfect, the curb appeal, neighborhood, the master bedroom size, your closet, the outdoor space—but in my case that kitchen did NOT cut it. Steve and I waited until 1 year after owning our home to gather the right … Continue reading Who’s ready for a Kitchen remodel blog post?
The last two years I have immersed myself in cereal boxes, dog food brands, k-cups, beanbag chairs and talented creative people. My final days at Kick I reflected on the learning of packaging re-brands, new product development and successful account strategy. Rewarding? So much! I have been able to help the local Minneapolis nonprofit People Serving People have … Continue reading Kickin’
#32UNDER32 Opening Film // Minneapolis, MN from acowsay on Vimeo. Opening film premiered at the May 28th #32under32 awards. Since December, this Minnesota Design Gal had been planning for the 3rd Annual 32 under 32 community event. This event was founded by an Ad 2 MN volunteer—with a new idea, the right plan, right volunteers and … Continue reading #32under32 event director experience
Pumpkin carving Saturday Night. Print out your favorite icon or logo and show your individual pumpkin pride! Simply tape on the logo and prick holes outlining the carving line. Pull off the logo and hollow out your pumpkin then carve the logo following your front pricking lines. An Air Force logo for a Loadmaster's Mother, … Continue reading Happy Hallotweet!
1 car 2 people 3 bags on board 4 minutes to see that sunset 5 hours to Green Bay 6 dollars for hash brown sandwich breakfast 7 percent alcohol in local porter brew 8 dollar beers at Lambeau Field 9 miles of walking in door county 10 stops along the coast Stop in Brussels for … Continue reading Quick 10 on our Door County Road Trip
Mother's Day is Sunday, May 13. That means your mom, any new mothers, (including three of my best gal pals and their 3 sons) should be celebrated all the way up to those hip-old Grannies, (my Nanny Carole and Nanny Joan of course). To follow-up on my May Day Basket social post for the Cedar Floral … Continue reading Nacho Mama
There is nothing better then New York City in the Spring! Summer Fashion trends are in full force and the flowers only add that needed splash of Spring color. Can you spot the main trends of the season? Shared are also just some of the favorite tourist attractions with first time New Yorker Steve. Enjoy … Continue reading Spring in New York
Being on the go is something I am very used to putting many things on my plate including volunteering for nonprofits, keeping up with the digital and creative trends and currently looking for a JOB all while trying to maintain some sort of personal life-family-friends and maintain and grow my network. The average MN gal … Continue reading OLSON, Best Buy and #Trends – Oh my!