Yearly Archives: 2009


Giveaway: The Frantic Meerkat

This giveaway is no longer accepting entries. Thank you to all who participated! We gave them a shout out for our holiday gift guide, and we clog their booth at the Chicago Renegade Craft Fairs every year. So imagine our excitement when The FranticKEEP READING >


Flying South for the Winter

On our recent trip to Nashville, we happened into Retropolitan, a  great little modern home store in Hillsboro Village. While we fell in love with tons of sleek furniture options, what really caught our eye were these funky little ceramic swallows.KEEP READING >


Merry Christmas, Baby

Aah, ’tis the season. We’re back to our roots for a few days in the Queen City, and although there’s not a flake of snow on the ground here in Cincinnati, there is hot buttered rum in my mug and shortbread on my dessert plateKEEP READING >


Pillow Talk

Some girls love shoes, some tops and tees, and some just always need another handbag.  Who am I kidding, I’m in all those categories.  But my biggest weakness? Pillows.  My heart just couldn’t help myself with my latest find, and beforeKEEP READING >


A New Bed for Jack

On our recent trip to Milwaukee we saw and experienced many wonderful things; art, food, drinks, and this fantastic bathroom. Right around the corner from said bathroom, we  wandered into a really cool boutique pet shop in the Third Ward,KEEP READING >


Long Live the Houseplant

Kim and I are not exactly what you’d consider “green thumbs.” In order to end our unintentional murderous rampage of houseplants, we took a recent trip to Gethsemane Garden Center in Chicago’s Andersonville neighborhood forKEEP READING >