Month: April 2010

Gone with the Wind (See Jane Blow Away)

It is so windy out today.  If I didn’t know better, I’d think there was some sort of hurricane coming off of Lake Michigan.  Leaves are swirling, skirts are flipping, but temperatures are rising, so I can’t complain.  It was just as breezy yesterday and the dress I was wearing flipped up for all to […]

Barley Made It (See Jane Cook)

I had the great pleasure of cooking with my friend Maggie, from Magpies and More, the other night.  She is great friend of mine, whom I’ve known since college.  She loves to cook, bake, and entertain (and she’s darn good at it).  Due to her blog, she often has many leftover treats that she gifts […]

Jacket Required (See Jane Formalize)

It’s cold again.  No matter how much I see the sun shining or hear the birds chirping, but the truth is that it just isn’t that warm in Chicago, yet.  We were teased last month with tastes of summer; a random 80 degree day here and there was the best thing to happen to this […]

Nailed it (See Jane Slumber)

I was chatting with a friend this weekend about new apartments and home decor.  We shared our frustrations, finds, and fantastistic deals.  When we started talking beds and headboards, we realized that we were both pining after the same aesthetic:  the nail button headboard.  I love upholstered beds.  There is something so luxurious and inviting […]