DIY Recycled Wine Crate Shelves

Have I mentioned recently how much I love
[Pinterest](http://pinterest.com/prnicolev/)? Yeah, I know…I’m obsessed.
Anyway, thanks to my obsession, I discovered this awesome DIY recycled wine
crate shelves over on [Babble](http://blogs.babble.com/family-
style/2011/08/02/20-cool-decorating-tricks/?pid=2498#slideshow). __When I
eventually re-design my home office, I’m going to need to make some of there
beauties. _Love <3…_

{Mixology} Signature Wedding Cocktails

We’ve all heard that a great way to keep your wedding budget manageable is to cut the open bar and instead offer simply wine, beer and a signature cocktail. But it’s often hard to determine what exactly that signature cocktail should be. After all, it needs to be unique in its own rite and also […]

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Blue & Yellow Badtz MaruHello Kitty Baby Shower

This past weekend, I had the pleasure of hosting a baby shower for my future sister-in-law (AKA my brother Bob’s fiance), Cory. Cory loves Hello Kitty, so from the moment I found out she was pregnant, I knew I wanted to incorporate her slight obsession into the shower. When I found out she would be […]

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DIY Guest Project: Frugal Upholstered Headboard

_The following home DIY project is a guest blog post provided by Martin and Katie from the [Our Everyday Earth Green Blog](http://www.oureverydayearth.com/ “Our Everyday Earth Green Blog” ). __Our Everyday Earth is a green blog with a difference. Martin and Katie are a regular family living in Texas writing about going green, recycling, composting, green […]

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DIY “Tears of Joy” Tissue Packets

It’s inevitable: people are going to cry at your wedding. _You_ might even cry at your wedding, so you might as well be prepared by providing tissues for your guests. Of course, you could just put out tissue boxes, OR you could get creative and make these adorable “tears of joy” tissue packets! They’re easy […]

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The Wine & Love Letter Box

We got a lot of great feedback about our wedding day, but one little detail of our ceremony that got quite a few really positive reactions was the wine and love letter box ritual. This was one ritual I had never heard of before our officiant mentioned it. However, as soon as she explained it […]

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See My Venue: L&N Train Station

_The “Meet My Vendors” series is my attempt to help other East Tennessee brides choose wedding vendors. This series presents my dead honest reviews of the people who made my big day possible. _ Okay, okay…so you can’t really “meet” a venue, but I guess I should have thought of that before I named this […]

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DIY Picture Frame Escort Card Display

_Ok, so this post originally appeared on the blog the month prior to my wedding, but now that wedding photos are back, I’ve decided to re-vamp this post to show the complete project, as my initial post just showed the frame — not the full escort card display. Enjoy! _ One thing I knew all […]

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Holiday Gift DIY Link Love

Ever since my wedding, I’ve become a DIY queen. I seriously love it! Not only does it enable me to [save some much needed cash](http://theplungeproject.com /gift-giving-on-a-budget) during a normally costly holiday season, but it also allows me to add my own touch to everything I create. I have yet to blog my own DIY gifts […]

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