DIY: Blessings Board

I have no shame in admitting that it was tricky getting a good photo of this DIY project. You may have noticed the low chandelier in this dining space in my last project post, DIY: A Transitional Tablescape. Quite a few DIY projects have ended up on the walls in this area and that chandelier always … Continue reading DIY: Blessings Board

Twelve Month Sunset Session

Ever since I became more serious about photography I was pegged as the "family photographer," and all the other designated family photographers out there will know exactly what I'm talking about. However, I have also lucked out having family who is sensitive to not just expect me to do things at the drop of a … Continue reading Twelve Month Sunset Session

DIY: A Transitional Tablescape

With summer now a distant memory, and Thanksgiving just passed, we want to make a conscious effort to continue to be present in this special season leading up to the Christmas holiday. At the same time, there's no shame in indulging in a bit of home decor. And so, I'll share how we celebrated Thanksgiving … Continue reading DIY: A Transitional Tablescape

Alamwar Holiday Set

It may not be Christmas yet, but it sure feels like it in the Hyde Park shop! Saturday evening was the annual Hyde Park Enchanted Tree Lighting event, kicking off the holiday season here in the Village. In my personal life, I am adamant about not decorating for Christmas until after Thanksgiving. Thanksgiving marks the … Continue reading Alamwar Holiday Set

Jethro Turns One

My nephew is ONE!! It has officially been two weeks since the party, but I had the honor of planning, prepping, decorating, and photographing the event. And let me tell you, it was an EVENT...but who cares if I went a little overboard, he will never be one again! As you can tell, the theme … Continue reading Jethro Turns One