Friday Links

Friday LinksIt’s the weekend y’all! We did ittttt! Sometimes you just have to celebrate the small victories am I right? Even though this will be a working weekend for me, I still plan on blocking off some time for brunch and friends. I hope that the next two days off for you are nothing short of amazing. And if you get the chance, here are some links you won’t want to miss:

– Digging this home tour.

– Total weekend hair!

– An easy wood project you can knock out in no time at all!

– Take me to Nashville.

– Why go to brunch when you can make these donuts?!

– A cute way to add color to a sweatshirt


First Dates: Always Check the Forecast

dating advice: always check the weather forecastAlright. I’ve been talking about this dating column long enough now, today is finally the day! Before my last relationship (of 6 years), I never really went on dates. Like I really can’t remember a one. As a result, I’m learning everything NOT to do in my late 20’s. And what’s better is that now you get to hear all the juicy details. Get ready y’all, because this first story is a kicker and the main reason I will always check the forecast before any future dates.

When I first moved to Philly, I was like, what’s online dating? Maybe I’ll give it a try? I downloaded Tinder, and after a lot of amusement and screenshot texts to my friends, I matched with someone who didn’t seem terrible and we started chatting. He liked The Simpsons and could pull off a hat so I figured what the hell. We set a date for a Friday in January.

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DIY Glitter Hair Pins

Add some flair to your hair with these DIY glitter hair pins! Click through for video tutorial.If you couldn’t tell from the pink, I’m a firm believer that life is too short for boring hair. Of course, I know that not all situations allow for you to have colored hair, but that doesn’t mean that you still can’t have a little fun. And what says fun more than some sparkle?! You can whip up a whole set of these glitter hair pins in no time at all. Here’s how:

Time: 15 minutes + set time for resin and dry time for glue

Bobby Pins
E-6000 Glue
Silicon Mold
– Plastic cups + stir stick

Add some flair to your hair with these DIY glitter hair pins! Click through for video tutorial.You can of course use any size/shape mold that you want. Just be sure that it’s made of silicon so that the final product pops out with ease. Continue reading…

Friday Links

Sequins!Well happy Friday friends! And what a week, woof! So sorry for the silence around here the past few days. It seems that my immune system was just not ready for all the weather changes we’ve been having and I’ve been stuck in bed. But after some rest, and possibly one too many episodes of Golden Girls, I’m feeling back to normal! I’ll be back next week with some fun projects, but in the meantime, here are some links you won’t want to miss:

– The world’s cutest salt + pepper shakers.

– I’ll be sippin’ on this juice for the remainder of winter.

– Well if this just isn’t the prettiest cocktail!

– You can marble concrete?! Holy crap that’s cool.

The appetizer of my dreams!’s new line is killing me. The styling is perfection.