Monthly Archives: November 2010

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Um, Found?

You may remember that I loathe piles of junk mail (hate being the operative word from my memory), but I actually look forward to our almost weekly catalog glossies from CB2, West Elm, and the like. Every few weeks, I’ll take the time to pore over the pages, rip out anything that might catch my eye (from unique color combos to DIY ideas andKEEP READING >

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To Grandmother’s House We Go

With a pesky work schedule requiring a few hours of my time tomorrow, holiday travel is largely an impossibility for this Chicago Duo. With my family in Cincinnati and Kim’s in Pittsburgh, it’s more than a couple hours to simply catch up with either. That said, a couple of years ago, a few of our closest friends with similar dilemmasKEEP READING >

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Let’s Make Chili

Our love of chili is no secret to most, and you may have even seen this post here where we even teased you with the recipe. Well, after much trial and error, I’ve finally perfected things, and I’m ready to share. The best part about making chili is that if there’s an ingredient that you’re not a fan of, leave it out.KEEP READING >

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Oh, Sweet Friday (and Holy Renegade, Folks)

The laundry’s done, the bags have been unpacked, and the house has been sufficiently vacuumed and dusted. And since the ol’ honey-do list has been properly tackled, we’re able to spend the whole weekend (and the next weekend and the one after that) preparing for the upcoming Renegade Craft Fair. Whoot! Some of you may rememberKEEP READING >

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Back.

Since our plane landed in a rainy, chilly Chicago, we’ve been wondering if we made a wise decision to come back. Maybe not in the literal sense, but you get the idea. Buh-bye palm trees, endless sun, and rocky beaches. But after mucho wet kisses and bedtime nuzzles from the little ones, of course we’re sure we made the right choice.KEEP READING >

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Be Our Guest: Trim Interiors

To wrap up a fun week of guests in our tiny casa, Lauren of Trim Interiors is here to share a top notch space saving solution for the city dweller. As many of us may have seen in the great big blog-o-world, “closet” offices have become a unique staple in teeny homes, and we think Lauren’s answered a small space puzzle worthy forKEEP READING >