DIY Design #4: Free Photos and Design Resources

It’s DIY Design time! This week, the topic is free photos and design resources and where to find them. 🙂 You cannot use photos from Google (or Bing) Images without giving credit to the original owner of the photo. Linking back to the site where you got the image from is the ideal way to do… Continue reading DIY Design #4: Free Photos and Design Resources

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“Hey, girl.” I’m sitting by Maude’s head as she lays asleep on the cool tile of the front porch, stretched out in the shadiest corner to escape the summer sunshine. She wakes up at the sound of my voice, yawning and blinking and wagging her tail as if to say, I thought you had forgotten… Continue reading {remember}

Recent Photography: Brace Yourself // A Whole Lot of Pictures

Brace yourself, guys. I went a little photo – crazy over the past few months. XD Look, it’s me! Let’s start off with some black and white photography! I’ve been experimenting a lot with it lately, and I really like the way these photos have turned out. 😀 This picture and the one above were… Continue reading Recent Photography: Brace Yourself // A Whole Lot of Pictures

DIY Design #2: All About Fonts

Hooray, it’s time for DIY Design! Today, we’ll be talking about fonts. 😀 Fonts are one of my favorite parts of graphic design, simply because there are just so many options out there! What is a font? The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines a font as an assortment or set of type or characters all of one style. You… Continue reading DIY Design #2: All About Fonts

REVIEW: Gathered Collar Top / Spray Paint Leggings – Peppermint Pursuits

 Happy belated Easter, guys! I hope you all had a great Easter Sunday. 🙂 Today, I’ll be reviewing something I bought from Etsy! Many of you probably read the blog Small Dolls in a Big World. They have an Etsy shop called Peppermint Pursuits, and I recently purchased a doll outfit from them. I’ll be reviewing… Continue reading REVIEW: Gathered Collar Top / Spray Paint Leggings – Peppermint Pursuits

Introducing DIY Design!

I have something exciting to introduce today! Megan (A Barefoot Gal) and I are collaborating to create a series of tutorials on simple graphic design for beginner bloggers. We’re calling this series DIY Design! I have Megan here with me today to talk about DIY Design! We’re going to go through a quick explanation of what… Continue reading Introducing DIY Design!

Stormy Sunsets

We were hit by some pretty bad weather last week, but thankfully we made it out alright. 🙂 There was a lot of wind, rain, and lightning. The wind knocked down several things, including one of our beautiful redbud trees. 😦 After the storms passed, however, we had 2 nights of epic sunsets! The first… Continue reading Stormy Sunsets