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Friday Nesting | February 9

Are you getting enough sleep?! If not, try these tips and tricks for improving your evening shuteye. I LOVE these large scale portraits. Gunner and Moxie sure are cute and I would bet they’d look pretty great in a blown up picture. This simple and elegant...

Friday Nesting | February 2

First and foremost, an update from last week on Gunner: He had his annual vet appointment on Tuesday and he is healing fantastically. Next Wednesday the stitches will be removed and he’ll be back to his normal! I think I mentioned this last week but I...

Friday Nesting | January 26

Happy Friday, friends! It’s about that time I start craving bright colors and while I was reminiscing on last year’s spring entryway, I stumbled on this picture that’s perfect for this week’s update… You see that sweet boy soaking up the...

Friday Nesting | November 2017

It’s Black Friday! Only the best shopping day of the year and we couldn’t be more excited! If you haven’t already, we’ve put together two gift guides if you need some ideas. [wc_row] [wc_column size=”one-half”...

Friday Nesting October 2017

Renovation changes. If you’re subscribed to our newsletter, you’ve already heard a bit about the changes on the main level’s floor plan. Nothing is set in stone yet and we’ve gone back and forth on what we’re going to do. Who am I...

Friday Nesting September 2017

Anddd it’s back! During the craziness of summer, the beloved Friday Nesting had to take a back seat. We’re bringing it back as an end-of-the-month roundup – sharing fun DIYs, great sales, products we love and home decor ideas we’re swooning...

Friday Nesting 5/19

Friday decor. Today calls for a declaration: Lilac is my favorite season. With all the tree cutting and yard rehabbing, I thought we lost all our lilac trees. Much to my surprise, I found one hiding behind our shed with a few blooms on it. Immediately I cut off a few...

Friday Nesting 5/5

Friday inspiration. 1. This easy DIY garden bed made with railroad ties. 2.These DIY stamped herb markers are on my to-do list. 3. Need some spring and summer front porch inspiration? Check out these great ideas. 4. Drawn to neutral decor? Not only are these rooms...

Friday Nesting 4/28

Friday five. [this post contains affiliate links, which means we may make a small commission if a purchase is made, at no additional cost to you. see the full disclosure here.] As planter season draws nearer [at least for us in Minnesota, who has seen more snow this...

Friday Nesting 4/21

Friday five. [this post contains affiliate links, which means we may make a small commission if a purchase is made, at no additional cost to you. see the full disclosure here.] Today’s five minute DIY decor is for all you book lovers. Grab a few old books,...

Friday Nesting 4/7

Friday story time. Since Brett is back on the road, the dogs and I decided to spend the week at my sister and brother-in-law’s house. With three dogs and three children [her husband is working 12-hour days] she was bound to have some eventful experiences to...

Friday Nesting 3/31

Friday five. Do you have five minutes to spare? Get some fresh flowers – Trader Joe’s has them real cheap, the ones pictured were $2.99 per bouquet – find a white vase or pitcher, fill it with water and add the flowers. Boom. Your space is instantly...

Saturday Nesting 3/18

Happy [day after] St. Patrick’s Day! We hope you were able to enjoy a tall Irish beer and corned beef and cabbage 🙂 Life happened and we are a day late on Friday Nesting. But Saturday needs some love too, so we thought it was okay!   Saturday inspiration....

Friday Nesting 3/10

Friday laughs. Two weekends ago I created a DIY spring wreath that I shared this past Tuesday. After I was done making it, the lighting wasn’t that great in the house and I didn’t quite know how I wanted to stage the photo, so I put it on pause with the...

Friday Nesting 3/2

Friday story // a quick bathroom update Ladies and gentleman, we are so, so happy to announce that the picking out of shower tile in our guest bathroom has happened. Even better? It’s been ordered (they didn’t have enough in stock at the store) and should...

Friday Nesting 2/10

Friday laughs.  So a good friend of mine is getting a husky this weekend and she shared this video on Facebook. Because dogs. Friday inspiration.  This bench…so cute and definitely getting added to the project list. These built ins and fire place have me...

Friday Nesting 1/27

Friday laughs. Mike Myers and Jimmy Fallon having a dance-off. Do you need more of an explanation than that? [this post contains affiliate links, which means we may make a small commission if a purchase is made. see the full disclosure here.]   Friday finds &...

Friday Nesting 1/20

Friday Story Time. Our heat went out again. The positive, our ‘heat is out’ routine is down pat. The morning went something like this…I woke up early for work, threw on a sweatshirt and went about my morning routine. About twenty minutes in, I...

Friday Nesting 1/12

Friday Story. This week we updated you on the latest bathroom happenings and I shared Brett’s handwork on Instagram in the form of the vanity that he is building for us [see below]. It’s beautiful is an understatement and I cannot wait to put that baby in its rightful...