grow light review

In 2016, I reached peak plant lady status. With an outdoor space all to myself for the first time since moving to the city, I went wild with plants. I learned to propagate, and my plant count was through the roof. Then in the time between learning about my new apartment and finally moving in

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eating fresh with HelloFresh + Freshpet

Thank you Freshpet for sponsoring this post. Check out Freshpet refrigerated pet food, made with fresh, all natural ingredients and no artificial preservatives, truly making a difference you can see and your pet will feel! If you’ve been following The Dainty Squid for some time you may recall how over the past three years I’ve

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rainbows in my home pt. 2

Toward the beggining of the year I discovered the magical world of rainbows in my apartment. I purchased a suncatcher that attached to the window with a suction cup. It changed my world. That sounds so ridiculous and dramatic but truly having rainbows fill my apartment daily is so relaxing. I can’t imagine not having

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fun lighting must-haves!

Over the last year I’ve developed a bit of a lighting obsession. I think it may have started with the lights my landlord installed under the kitchen cabinets. One strand and it just adds so much to the entire room. They were apologetic because they thought it would look cooler but I LOVED it. Since

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Barkbox Review

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of BarkBox. All opinions are 100% mine. I’ve always really loved buying Klaus toys because his excitement is so obvious. This is a dog who truly appreciates the fact that I bought something for him, or at least it seems like it. Unlike my cats

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rainbows in my home

I’ve been thinking about getting a rainbow maker for a while now. Both my last apartment, and my current one get lots of direct sunlight. Watching that light move across the wall throughout the day is one of the most relaxing things ever. The only thing I could think of that could possibly make it

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my dream bathroom + silk’n revit review

I’ve already expressed that every single room in my apartment is the greatest but I must say the bathroom is something spectacular. Liiiiike best bathroom I’ve ever been in, and I can’t believe its mine! When we walked into the apartment for the first time after it was finished checking out the bathroom was my

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christmas cards + Tiny Prints giveaway

I did it. I fiiiiinally did it. It’s mid November and I have Christmas cards already! Wooo! I’m pretty sure it’s been on my to-do list every single year for basically forever. Only once in the past have I ever gotten cards printed. Even then I used a photo from the previous year and it

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