Last week, I shared how I fit more than 1000 photos into ~150 photo-filled pages for $40 in this post. These DIY pages were achieved using Adobe InDesign. You can use other publishing programs of course (Pages, MS Publisher, etc.) and simply apply the same principles. In this tutorial, I will share how I decorated the pages, printed them […]
Recently, I’ve been making it a point to print out more pictures. I have tens of thousands of photos on my storage drive that have never seen the light of day. Additionally, the colorful photo books over at A Beautiful Mess definitely made me want to turn my photos into something tangible! While there’s no way for me to […]
Last weekend, I had the awesome opportunity to explore another one of St. Louis’s neighborhoods, Cherokee Street. It’s mostly known for its superb Mexican food (which was true – Taquiera El Bronco‘s tacos were just as good as the ones back home in Texas), but the street also had a ton of neat boutiques and antique stores.
Last week, I found out about Third Degree Glass Factory in St. Louis, a nifty place that opens up their space to the public every third Friday of the month. When I went last Friday, I got to see a fire show and glass-blowing demonstration for the first time. When this is your first time seeing a […]
This museum was one of the top, if not THE top, “must-see” places on the results that came up when I searched “top things to do in Chicago.” I would have gone without a second thought if it were just me, but I wasn’t sure if my other friends would be down to visit an art museum on our […]