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Halloween Home Tour 2017

It's one of my favorite times of year for seasonal decorating:  Halloween.  I love the way our home feels this time of year-- cozy and fun and a little bit spooky.  I switch things up slightly each year.  Here's how this year's Halloween Home Tour Read More
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Welcome Life In with Crate and Barrel

We woke up on the morning of the BHG and Crate and Barrel shoot filled with excitement (you can read all about getting the space ready here and here).  This shoot was a dream and I'm so excited to share the finished product with you!  So, here we go! First Read More
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Behind the Scenes of Big Shoot

After a crappy contractor left us high and dry (yep, I said it.  C.R.A.P.P.Y.), a spring snowstorm that left us wet and muddy, and a day spent in the cold and muck trying to make sense of the patio, we made it to shoot day with one of my favorite furnishing Read More
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Snow Storms, Mud, and Missing in Action Contractors

How was that last post for a cliff hanger, eh (remember yesterday's jaw-dropping post)?  Welcome to part 2 of our backyard debacles and the behind the scenes of our big shoot.  I don't want to give too much away because the cringe-worthy details are Read More
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Backyard Debacles

The yard was to be conquered this year!  No more unusable landscaping!  Little did we know, there would be a lot of backyard debacles.  Here's how it unfolded. When we put in our two additions on the back of the home, the original backyard took a Read More
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Our Modern Front Door

I field a lot of questions about our front door.  It occurred to me I never did a post about our door, and sourced it for ya'll.  So, let's do it! The front door replacement was a no brainer.  Unless you like living in a dark dungeon with troll requiring Read More
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Good days and bad

Today was a good day.  I tried to cherish every moment with my girls, enjoyed the highs and brushed off the lows, celebrated small victories and heard "I love you so much mama" so many times I thought my heart might burst.  I felt more like myself today Read More
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5 things you need right now

Hey ya'll, I'm switching things up a little and moving 5 things you need right now to Saturdays instead of Sundays.  And I'm so excited for today's lineup.  It includes some things I can't get enough of currently, and believe me, you need these 5 things. Read More
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5 things you need right now

This week seems to have escaped me and here we are at Sunday again!  I sure do love this weekly roundup of things I'm loving and the 5 things you need right now.  I've had some fun feedback from followers at random places who have said they love the Read More
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5 things you need right now

It's Sunday, which means I'm sharing my list of 5 Things You Need Right Now.  Kicking off my list, my absolutely-do-not-miss-under-any-circumstances sale: the Nordstrom Anniversary Sale. If you know me, you know I've been hitting this sale since I Read More
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