Author Archives: Kim

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Welcome to Our Tree House!

We couldn’t be more excited to share with you our newest addition, which we lovingly call our Tree House! If you follow us on Instagram, many of you know (and saw the tiniest of sneak peeks!) that we recently became the giddy, proud owners of an adorable home in Lakeside, Michigan. It’s been 11 years since we’ve moved to ChicagoKEEP READING >

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The Easier Way to Make a Giant Frame (+ New Living Room Art!)

sofa | gray pillow (similar) | Xbase pillow | velvet pillow | throw | sconce | table | mini planter At the start of summer, we sold our DIY dino prints for a song, making back just enough to cover our supplies. (Can you believe we made those three years ago? Our living room has come a long way since then!) A few months before that, we wereKEEP READING >

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A Pet Shop Holiday Announcement + (Bittersweet) Update

The Holiday Annoucement Update: WOW. We sold out (and then some) within 30 minutes of this post going live. Thank you for being the most supportive, amazing readers a girl could ever ask for. Please excuse me while I let this all sink in. For this time of year, we’ve had an unusual rush of Pet Shop orders, so forgive me for bringing up theKEEP READING >

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It’s A…

We waited until I was almost at the 13 week mark to tell our family we were having a baby. It was fun having this big, exciting secret between the two of us, and although we wanted to tell everyone we love right away, we were cautious. Part of this was nerves, some disbelief (the pinch me moments were plentiful!), but more than anything, weKEEP READING >

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How Our (Late Summer) Garden Grows

Turn on your JavaScript to view content As a part of our whole backyard overhaul last year, we built in DIY raised planter beds. Although we were sure to insulate them (before filling them with a literal ton of soil and compost), weKEEP READING >

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Vlog: Welcome to the (New and Improved) Garden Apartment!

In case you missed it, you’ll want to watch the vlog that kicked off this entire renovation-that-could. Catch up right here!  We’ve spent the last 3+ months overhauling the garden apartment, sacrificing nights, weekends and a whole lot of sleep to bring this dated unit back to life. As two people that like to take their time withKEEP READING >