Category Archives: Press


Working As a Blogger and Learning to Say So

I had the opportunity to sit down with Sarah Bagley a few weeks ago to record a podcast and talk about all things blogging. Sarah’s personality is so warm and inviting, and despite my own nerves, it felt like I was sitting down for a long lunch with an old friend. We cover a lot of ground, dissecting everything from life before this littleKEEP READING >


On Air with Chris and Julia

Have you listened to the Chris Loves Julia podcast yet? When Julia told me they were about to launch a podcast, my immediate thought was yes! Give me all the podcasts! As my go-to girlfriend for all things home (and my texting confidante when torn with design indecision), I told her we’d be the first to subscribe. So when she followed up byKEEP READING >


With Purpose Podcast

I’ve been on a huge podcast kick lately, listening to them for hours upon hours during my painting sessions. The time flies with every portrait, and rather than just listening to the radio (or my guilty pleasure Spotify mixes), I’ve been soaking in tips and lessons from other creatives – laughing, learning and always lookingKEEP READING >


Do It Yourself: Winter 2013

First, can you even get over how well our little chubs is working her angles? Second, our feature in the Better Homes & Gardens Do It Yourself Magazine is out on newsstands right now! A handful of sweet readers starting Instagram-ing the issue once it hit their mailboxes, nearly causing our hearts to implode with excitement. We received oursKEEP READING >


Better Homes and Garden was Here

Somehow, someway, through some lucky stroke of chance, our home was taken over yesterday by a crew sent from Better Homes and Gardens Do It Yourself magazine! When we were first contacted several weeks ago by (the wonderful, adorable, and super sweet) Brenda from Meredith Corp., we were asked if we’d be interested in a home feature (yes!),KEEP READING >


The Studio on MBG

For the most girly, pink and gold-gilded room in our home, it makes me smile to see the Studio on Made By Girl today! With those brass-‘denza-knobs inspired by Jen herself (originally seen here, then purchased immediately, you know, for art’s sake), it makes my insides all mushy gushy. That, and reminiscing on all those months thatKEEP READING >