Italians love their cheese and they sure love their cured meats. Everywhere we went in Tuscany, we were served cheeseboards and charcuterie. Oh, and the seafood! They make the most delicious seafood. It almost always came on a wood cutting board and it was always amazing.Read More
A long time ago I saw the cutest pin on Pinterest. It was a chair or a side table made up of a piece of tree bark and metal legs. I pondered on how to make this for quite a long time but I also didn’t find it fitting to our home or lifestyle. It was just one of those pins you throw up onto one of your boards in that Pinterest cloud somewhere. And there it stayed for months on end. Plus, it was one of the ones that have a dead link so I’d never know who, what, when, where, how or why.
After the purchase of our first home, our taste in design changed quite a bit. Surprising, huh? Especially considering how stubborn I am. We were moving into a house that had all wood floors on all three levels. Wood floors were not something that I ever liked. Too much wood made me feel a little bit funky. I had to marry them though so I had to find a way to love them because I don’t have the type of money to uproot the floors of the entire house.Read More