The messy middle -- the period of time between the excitement of a fresh start and the glee of completion -- is stressful. Whether you're in the messy middle of a house remodel (like we are!) or the messy middle of life (like we all are, thank you 2020!), it can drive you … [Read more...] about Three Tips for Handling the Messy Middle
Home & Interiors
Armed with a degree in interior design, home is at the heart of my efforts to put beauty out into the world.
If you missed the news, we are moving and remodeling our new home! In a crazy twist and unforeseen turn of 2020, we have decided to sell our house! We aren't going too far, but we are moving closer to family — a priority that has been made clear during this pandemic. I did a … [Read more...] about Design Inspiration for Our New Home
It’s summer-time and I am really loving all the extra time with my kids! I am especially loving this time without the burden of “learning from home." One way we have fun as a family is picnics. I get the kids involved by having them help select the perfect foods and we prepare … [Read more...] about Summer Picnic Essentials
I've been feeling overwhelmed lately. In talking to many of you on social media it sounds like you're feeling it too. While in the messy middle of summer, how do you honor your feelings and push through the discomfort? As many of you know, we're in the middle of a house … [Read more...] about Five Things Giving Me Life Right Now
If you’ve been following me for any amount of time, you know I love to cook! I think cookbooks are in a league of their own. The gorgeous photos are really what inspires me to go searching for ingredients I might not have and create something new. And no, my creations generally … [Read more...] about My Favorite Cookbooks