Tag Archives: fall

Halloween Classroom Treats

I’ve always loved Halloween — it’s smack dab in the middle of gorgeous, festive, fall and the costumes, treats, and traditions¬†are all so much fun. It’s a new (less spooky!) kind of fun with a kiddo, and this is the … Continue reading

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Halloween 2017: Crew’s Garbage Man Costume

I always appreciate some costume idea inspiration sooner than later — so today I’m sharing Crew’s costume he’ll be donning in a few short weeks (and who are we kidding, several times before then!). It was no surprise that of … Continue reading

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Happy Halloween!

In Des Moines, trick-or-treating happens the night before Halloween, on Beggars Night. It’s a tradition I had to adjust to at first, but now it’s fun to be able to have and share costume pictures ahead of time! Wishing everyone … Continue reading

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my west elm-ish plates for fall.

A few autumns ago, I bought four of these West Elm plates for fall. I have kicked myself every day since that I didn’t buy more, especially when we upgraded to a table that seats six, and now eight. I’m … Continue reading

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our Halloween entry (and our credenza makeover!)

I’m so excited to be posting about this latest project! Since the day we moved in, I’ve had my eyes peeled for a buffet/dresser/cabinet/fill-in-the-blank to put in our entry. It’s a fairly deep and wide space, and my previous entry … Continue reading

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set the table: thanksgiving 2014

While there is no space (and my dishes are all in storage!) to host Thanksgiving this year, I’m looking ahead to next year, knowing that we’ll be in our house and with a new baby (hopefully meaning less traveling). Thinking … Continue reading

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