Valentine’s Day | My True Love

happy valentine’s day! today is the perfect day to reveal my true love: restaurant week. this year, we tested out senza. amazing! senza is located in lakeview neighborhood of chicago. they offer a pre-fixed menu that varies by season; $100 for nine courses, $50 for four. senza is a perfect restaurant for those of you more »

DIY | The Ottoman

our aunt (the ultimate diy-er) recently sent me a picture of a table she bought at a thrift store for $5. once she mentioned she may turn it into an ottoman, i highly encouraged the idea so i could share the steps with you! her instructions follow: 1}  find a table! the main thing you more »

Movies We Want To Live In: The Holiday

It may be June, but I still can’t help but watch The Holiday when I get a chance.  It’s like a warm chocolate chip cookie.  As Tara and I watch movies, we’re always commenting on the interiors and costume design.  So, this is for those movies that make us want to jump right into the more »