Weekly Recap


MONDAY Monday Motivation: Could this be any more true? It's about making decisions today that your future self will thank you for, BELIEVE!   TUESDAY Nesting Tip Tuesday: My mother-n-law was hemming Jono's pants and asked me to thread the needle.  Sure, NBD. It was a terrible experience. I wish I would have known this...   WEDNESDAY My new fall crave... (Photo via Zara) THURSDAY Discovered ...

Gift Shop | For the Tea Lover


  1. Bee Raw Honey: I usually opt for local honey, but when it comes to gifts...presentation and uniqueness trump local. This raw, unprocessed honey comes in a variety of yummy flavors such as Blueberry, Orange Blossom, Cranberry, Buckwheat, Wild Raspberry, Sweet Yellow Clover & many more. You scones will never taste the same! 2. Paromi Coconut ...

Let Your Kiddos’ Interests Decide Your Family Halloween Costume


BEST FAMILY HALLOWEEN COSTUME EVER! I have the privilege of being close friends with this fun, creative, crafty family!  Roy, the cute astronaut above, is obsessed with space and becoming an astronaut. What better way to cultivate and support this affinity  than to make their family's halloween  costumes revolve around it?  After all, it's your kid's universe ...

Western Inspired Guest Room


We recently bought a fixer-upper and our guest room is in it's final stages.  Details on the process soon... PREVIEW: This room previously had wall to wall wood paneling! Scout & Whistle Pillow Scout & Whistle Pillow   Target Black Lamp Base     Target White Drum Lamp Shade     Ikea Hemnes Nightstand     West Elm Organic Seersucker Duvet Cover    

Weekly Recap


 MONDAY Monday Motivation: This sculpture is amazing. Found it here and thought, "What a beautiful reminder to free yourself from conformity in order to be authentically you."   TUESDAY Instagram shots of Boulder, CO in the fall. Simply stunning, Colorado is GORGEOUS!   WEDNESDAY Craving these fall moccasins from Free People. (photo via Free People) THURSDAY A friend told me about Print Studio ...

Conversation Starting Flats


(photos via C. Wonder) WOW C. Wonder, you really know how to knock a girl's socks off!  Why wear socks EVER, when you can wear any of these anytime? I say conversation starter because wearing these prompts, "OMG, where did you get your shoes!?" The reply, "Thanks! This great online store C. Wonder, they have ...

Shel Silverstein on Life


Maurice Sendak once said that good children's literature is as equally enjoyable for adults as it is for children.  I'm  going to say that good children's literature may be even more enjoyable for adults, or at least more meaningful, because we have lived the themes portrayed in them.  They articulate such complex life truths in the most ...

Fall Toddler Clothes


I'm obsessed with dressing my son…there might be a slight chance that my obsession may have future implications on his mental well-being.  Flash forward 15 years, "...and the sweaters! Dear god, so many sweaters!"  he would tell his therapists. Anyhow, toddler clothes are just so darn cute, I can't help myself. Below are a few ...

Weekly Recap


MONDAY Monday Motivation: Unicorns...because I still believe in magic.   TUESDAY Mommy Clothes: How badly am I needing this comfy, plaid, fall staple of a dress? BADLY! (photo via wwd.com)   WEDNESDAY What I'm reading...and what every parent of an infant/toddler should read.  Not that I am telling you what to do as a parent, oh wait...that's exactly what I'm doing.  You'll ...