Friday Favorites #462

This post contains affiliate links. For more information on what that means, read here. Would you just look at these incredible beetle earrings!? My goodness! They’re only $15! (via Modcloth) This book on keeping happy houseplants looks so pretty. (via Amazon) I love these shoes so much. I even hesitated to post them because they’d

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11 years

The end of this month marks Squid’s 11th birthday! Up until about a week ago I thought she was turning ten this year buuut that’s neither here nor there. I apparently don’t understand simple math. Squid doesn’t get much air time on The Dainty Squid. I mean, this whole thing is named after her so

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four years together

As of today, Jeff and I have been dating for four years! I feel like we’ve been together forever though. It felt like my life really started when I moved to Cleveland then somehow I lucked out and met this dude a month later. He’s been a massive part of my life ever since. I

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7+ websites to find affordable wedding dresses!

top left, right, bottom left, right My hunt for a wedding dress was not a fun one. It included buying the absolute wrong (non-refundable) dress, choosing another that I knew I’d probably regret, and spending way way way too much time frantically searching the internet from end to end. I’ve finally found *the* one though,

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a few of my favorite nail tools

▴ Seven-sided nail file. This file is numbered 1-7 on each different colored section. You simply go through the steps on each of your nails. After you’re done you’ll have beautiful, shiny nails ready to paint! Every few months, when I run out of files, I try to buy something else, and I always coming

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Friday Favorites #461

This post contains affiliate links. For more information on what that means, read here. Loved these pink, sprinkle covered shoes a bunch… then I saw that they actually even say ‘donut queen’ and now I love them even more. (via Modcloth) Loooved those little crystal trees you could grow, and now you can grow crystal

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10 things making me smile…

▴ Klaus playing in the water! ▴ Lazy weekend mornings with coffee, french toast + my main squeeze. ▴ This light chasing little dweeb. ▴ Being surrounded by plants (+my long hair! Do you know how many years I ‘tried’ to grow it but always cut it!? So pumped to finally have followed through!) ▴

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abandoned around Cleveland

Just some recent photos from abandoned buildings around the Cleveland area… Sometimes we visit really rad places but I just don’t feel like taking the time to set up my tripod, or maybe I’m just too busy being nervous about the neighborhood to take the time to find that perfect shot and don’t end up

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