Sleep in the Stacked Barn! Learn Guitar from Maroon 5!
You may have been reading the updates on the building of the Stacked Barn here, but in an effort to shamelessly support my daughter’s school I’m giving it away for one weekend after it’s finished. You too, could make history and sleep in the soon-to-be-iconic Stacked Barn. Or, should you prefer, you could have a guitar lesson from the iconic James Valentine of Maroon 5 fame.
Dec 1, 2016
A Historic Bungalow Apartment With a Special Connection to the Silver Screen
Name: Catherine Location: Santa Barbara, California Charlie Chaplin is a big deal to me, so you can imagine the thrill when I was told that the 1920s bungalow apartment complex I moved into was built for his cast and crew to stay in during the filming of his own, as well as, other silent movies of that era. The architectural integrity is still intact; including ample built-ins, a small vanity room, and now sealed off hatches, like the dumbwaiter in the kitchen.
Dec 1, 2016
Gift These DIY Apple Cider Caramels
(Image credit: Apartment Therapy) From Kitchn → Sweet Holiday Gift Idea: DIY Apple Cider Caramels
Dec 1, 2016
Think Outside the (Gift) Box: 5 Unique Ways to Give Presents
When it comes to doing gift exchanges, you know the standard options—Secret Santa and White Elephant exchanges are fun ways to celebrate the holidays with friends, coworkers and family, but you’ve probably done them dozens of times. If you’re in want of a more creative way to give gifts this year, here are a few ways you can liven things up a little, while still giving fun, thoughtful gifts to your friends and loved ones.
Dec 1, 2016
Disinfect Your Whole Home with Tea Tree Oil
Dec 1, 2016
Before & After: A “Champagne on a Beer Budget” Glam End Table for Under $10
Rebecca saved this totally unassuming display from the trash and turned it into an unrecognizably stylish addition to her living room. With a little cash, and some ingenuity, she helped this piece make a total 180. From Rebecca: We were throwing away an old gift wrap display at the stationery shop where I work. I took a good look at it and flipped it over, I thought it would make a great addition in my living room.
Dec 1, 2016
10 Beautiful Disposable Dishware Options
Dec 1, 2016
10 Crowd Pleasing Snacks for Last-Minute Guests
(Image credit: Sabra Krock) From Kitchn → 10 Snacks We Love for Last-Minute Guests
Dec 1, 2016
Extended Stay: 7 Unique Ways to Bring the Vibes from Your Best Vacay Home
It can be jarring, to say the least, returning to reality after a glorious vacation. Whether you spent a week sunning yourself on the white sandy beaches of some tropical isle or shredding the powdery slopes at a ski lodge, holding on to your vacation-mind’s sense of zen can seem hopeless once you have to dive back in to to the daily grind.
Dec 1, 2016
A Christmas Tree Three Ways
A Christmas Tree Three Ways
Dec 1, 2016
5 Simple Holiday Decorating Projects
5 Simple Holiday Decorating Projects
Dec 1, 2016
Small Space Decorating For The Holidays
Small Space Decorating For The Holidays
Dec 1, 2016
9 Ways To Stay In Touch With Long-Distance Friends
9 Ways To Stay In Touch With Long-Distance Friends
Dec 1, 2016