Behind the Scenes with Interior Define (+ a Giveaway!)

This giveaway is no longer accepting entries. Congratulations to Emily Layne, and thank you to everyone who entered! Lately, we’d been hearing a buzz around the customizable sofa retailer Interior Define, so we were definitely intrigued (and super excited) when they sent us a personal invite to their newest home base and Guideshop here in […]

Driving Route 66: I of III

We’re sharing our 2,500+ mile road trip down Route 66 from Chicago to LA. See Part II and Part III! I feel like we’ve been gone a thousand years, and yet, not long enough. We returned from our Route 66 adventure Sunday evening, and we promptly squeezed, smooshed and kissed every animal face in this house. We’ve been playing […]

The Week’s End, Part 2 of 2

After dining, visiting and sightseeing (what felt like) all of Chicago in our first weekend-half, we slowed down for half two. We cooked at home. We played games with friends. We ate cake! Scott gave us a tour of his semi-secret bike park, and we walked through our neighborhood, pointing out where we like to […]

The Week’s End, Part 1 of 2

There were no rules this weekend. It was an extra long one, with our Portland doppelgangers (more about them right here), Julie and Brian, coming in for a birthday (Brian’s) extravaganza. I jokingly made a (loose) itinerary – so necessary when out-of-towners have just 4 days to do as much as possible in a city […]