Create a Beautiful Wedding Photo Book

By Rachel Castro /

(Post and photos by Jamie W., a graphic designer, photographer and blogger) Presents for the family are going to be easy this year because we have so many great wedding photos to give as gifts. I was thinking of ways to combine all our favorite photos as beautiful prints and I can’t think of a better way than with a wedding photo book. I ordered the Panoramic Photo Book which is great because you can put an entire horizontal photo across two pages and not worry about anything getting cut off in the middle. Thanks to Pinhole Press, Christmas gifts are going to be a breeze!

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30 Minute Remake: DIY Leather Decanter Tags

By Kim Vargo /

Since Scott and I started our kitchen renovation early this year, we’ve been on the hunt for vintage glass decanters that we could keep on display. Our eyes are on high alert as we go to flea markets and yard sales, and we’ve even found a few through online auctions. We’re thisclose to calling the renovation complete, and in the meantime, we’ve been honing in on the smaller details. In this case, we wanted some standout (yet understated) tags for those decanters we’ve been collecting!

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Homemade Dog Cookies + Doggie Bags for All!

By Kim Vargo /

It’s been a bit of a rough winter for our two rescue pups, Jack and CC. Walks have been shorter due to the cold, they’ve each gotten the sniffles (and proceeded to pass them back and forth between each other incessantly), and although spring is finally here, it’s been far too long since they’ve rolled around in a patch of green grass. Wanting to show them some extra love, I whipped up a batch of super simple homemade dog cookies inspired by this recipe!

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