I think I'd like to start a new tradition here. Every season, I will have logged any products that I've discovered - digital, culinary, anything - that I'm getting value from. And I'll share them here, with you. Because maybe you can get value from them too! Most of what I buy is recommended to me by someone I trust, so, if word-of-mouth is that important, I'll do my bit and share things that I really think are worth sharing. Simple, but fun and hopefully useful.Read More
I’s been a very busy summer.
If you’ve followed along with me on Instagram, you’ll know that we’ve been working hard on renovating a home we bought in June of this year. You may not know, however, that this is actually the home my husband grew up in. Throughout our relationship, this has been the home of his parents. I’ve known this house since I was sixteen years old (twelve years ago now!) and now it’s in our very own hands. We couldn’t be prouder or more excited.Read More
Do you ever meet someone who just exists in a state of balance, making you feel like a ball of chaos by comparison? Because I did.Read More
All I had done was talk to him over the phone, but I knew as soon as they walked up that it was them. He stood back apace from the tour group and waited for her to turn and urge him forward. "No, we're not going in."Read More
A week ago I showed up at my long-time friends' home (I passed it twice) with a large pot and several fluffy blankets. It's late-summer and muggy, but that didn't stop Cadence Ivory from rocking her newborn shoot between snacks. With a name inspired by her parents' mutual love of music, Cadie unsurprisingly responded best to auditory prompts like soft tunes, white noise, and lullabies from Dad.Read More