dustymiller

flower fever

If you’ve been around here for a while, you know I have a love/hate relationship with this time of year. The wobbly weather makes me impatient; I just want to get outside and put things in the ground, but Iowa doesn’t always agree. On the other hand, I have a lot to do indoors. I […]

diningroom-mockup

dining room drama

Some of the rooms in our house, I had 100% planned out before we even set foot in the door. (Most of them didn’t stay planned, but shush. It’s a start.) Some of them developed plans naturally over time as I got used to the space. And some of them, I flung my furniture into […]

nightstands

deep thoughts: nightstands

If you’re anything like me—and for your sake, I hope you aren’t—you’ve occasionally looked at a photo of some beautiful Apartment Therapy or design*sponge or other inspiration site bedroom and gone daaaaaamn, check out those nightstands! Unlike my own (which are covered in a carefully-curated blend of mugs I forgot to take back downstairs, whatever […]