Tag: crafty

How I Asked My Bridesmaids

Pop the rosé … I’m excited to share how I asked my bridal party to join my side next October! Now that each of the six girls have been asked in person, I can spill details. Since becoming engaged, I…

Our Living Room: Before & After

I must admit, this “before and after” post is totally casual… and rather impromptu. Sorting through old pictures yesterday, I came across some original snapshots of our Chicago greystone flat — from the first day it was “ours” more than…

How I Edit Photos for Instagram

Every so often, I’m asked how I edit photos for Instagram. Most everything I post on the app is shot with my iPhone and edited with just a few simple steps, so I thought I’d reveal my process — plus some…

DIY Spring Floral Arrangement

Flowers are an instant way to make any home feel fresh and lively. (Especially for spring!). I tend to like a cohesive look at home, selecting one flower type for an everyday feel — gathering a simple bunch of full…

Weekend Links

• These daily rituals for a richer, more purposeful life. • A simple and cute Halloween DIY. • This recipe to make at-home chai. • My very own travel wish list. • A skincare guide to face oils (I swear by this one!). • How…

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  • All checked in and ready for our wedding weekend!
  • Feeling like fall 🍂

There’s a new post up on the site sharing why I personally love this season 🖤
  • It’s been a whirlwind month! We say ‘I do’ in 2 weeks, sold our Lakeview home and just BOUGHT A NEW HOUSE 🖤 The McParlans are moving to Bucktown
  • #ad My signature fall piece? An oversized scarf, preferably in leopard print 🖤 I found this one in store @woodfieldmall by @zara #love #fallfashion #leopard #foundatsimon #touchtrybuy #fallstyleatsimon
  • It’s October — which means it’s our wedding month! Life has been a complete WHIRLWIND lately (more on that later) ... Kevin & I can’t wait ‘til our big day arrives! I have a feeling our friends and family will be hanging riiight here 🍸🎺
  • Beautiful day in the neighborhood! 🍃

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