Pinterest Wednesday: When I say “bamboo,” you say…


Wacom Bamboo tablet

I’ve been checking out the Wacom Bamboo digital drawing pad, and one thing led to another…

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Just belt it {DIY}



[Mile high DIY club]

I made a belt to match a specific shirt and it was surprisingly easy! And cheap! While a bit more time-intensive than planned, the compliments I got on it from a few strangers made it worth the effort. I’d love to show you the finished product and share a couple how-to tips, too.

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No Smoking Please

BY ALEXWe have been trapped in a cloud of smoke for the past month here in Missoula.

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{Friday Links} Have a fun weekend


[Glacier taste test during kayak trip in Alaska. Tee hee hee.]

What are you doing this weekend? Alex and I are planning to hit up the Missoula farmer’s market. Might have to take a detour during our bike ride downtown, as the UM homecoming parade is also tomorrow morning.

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Different ways to wear riding boots

Hey everyone, Ashley here. While I’m out of town (and away from my laptop for the majority of the time), I’ve scheduled a few posts, including this guest blog post from my fashionista sister, pictured above. Hope you enjoy! And without further adeiu, here’s Emily …

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Love the world

“It always makes me proud to love the world somehow – hate’s so easy compared.”

— Jack Kerouac

Have a lovely weekend, y’all.

What I’m {Catching Up On} Right Now


I’m not a scrapbooker, a photo album organizer, or even very good about printing out my digital pictures, but I am an obsessive Picassa user and photo backer-upper. After loosing a good deal of my pictures a couple years ago to a fried computer hard drive, I now attempt to back up after every exciting adventure that involves any amount of photography. This has been a busy summer for me and I have traveled to New Jersey, Glacier National Park, San Francisco, Seattle, and Las Vegas since last backing up. I think I would totally lose it if my computer crashed at this point and everything was suddenly gone. Tonight I will get my act together and transfer everything over to the big, clunky external hard drive where all of my photos go to rest. In the mean time, click through to see some choice shots from my most recent rambling.

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Pinterest Wednesday: Office space


Wow. Now that’s an awesome office.

Here are a few ways to spruce up your work space if relocating from a regular ol’ office isn’t an option.

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Keeping cool and caffienated


Iced coffee is the perfect hot weather pick-me-up. And it’s so easy to make! Now don’t get me wrong — I do love coffee shops, but I normally stick to truly “fancy drinks” when forking out several dollars a cup of coffee. Like americanos, lattes, mochas.

When I’m working from home, I like to brew a cool cup of joe mid-afternoon. Here’s how I do it:

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