Chairish: Mid-Century Office Challenge

Something to know about me: I’m obsessed with furniture and interior decorating. I’ve written about it before, but I’ve decided I have something I like to call Severe Nesting Syndrome, where I can’t help myself from shopping for perfect colorful rug for my living room or the cutest desk lamp […]

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How to Not Go Crazy When Wedding Planning

Wedding planning is nuts. Wedding planning when you’re a graphic designer: slightly more nuts. I’m the type of person that obsesses over every design detail – color palette, typography, texture, pattern… the list goes on. Luckily, I knew I was going to reel all the crazy in because, you know, […]

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Making the Freelance Leap

Well, it’s officially happening. I’m leaving the agency world and flying solo. I know, it sounds totally stereotypical – get married, then quit the ol’ job and start working from home. I promise, the two are not connected, except for the fact that having health insurance through Brad does make […]

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Things to Know When Hiring a Graphic Designer

Most people haven’t worked with a designer before – and that’s totally okay. You may know you need some design work, do a quick google search, and find a few graphic designers in your area that seem like they know what they’re doing. What next? Here are few tips on […]

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Honeymooning: San Francisco Travel Tips

The time is just flying by in our little circle of the world. Brad and I were married on March 21st and jetted off to San Francisco for our honeymoon on the 23rd. We’ve been back for over three weeks now and I can’t believe that it’s already almost May! […]

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Daily Inspirations: Kelli Anderson

Something to know about designers – we get total designer crushes on other creatives. One of mine is Kelli Anderson. Her work is so fun, textural, and has amazing use of color and typography. Plus she does a bunch of gorgeous infographics, which inspires me in my day job, where […]

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Weekend Trip: New Orleans

Last weekend I made a whirlwind trip to New Orleans. Like… a drive down on Friday, drive back on Sunday whirlwind trip. Two reasons: 1) Snarky Puppy was recording their second Family Dinner album. 2) It also happened to be Mardis Gras weekend. I’ve only been to NOLA a few times […]

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That Time I Didn’t Blog for a Year

So remember when I posted about it being a new year… and then a whole entire year happened again? Yep. After summing up the previous year, I welcomed in 2014 with a crazy surprise – Brad and I got engaged right after the new year countdown! Between planning galore, adopting a puppy, […]

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