How I’m Learning about Hygge

Oh Hygge, how I love thee.  If my husband came to me tomorrow and said we had to move to Denmark, Norway, Switzerland, I’d be packed before he could finish the sentence.  Since that will, unfortunately, not be happening anytime soon, I can pretend I live there.  Nothing wierd with that right?  Right? I’m more Read More


The First Favorite Things Post of 2018!

Welcome to my first favorite things post for 2018! Most of my favorite things this month have to do with feeling warm, happy and comfortable.  January is generally hard for me.  Christmas decorations come down and the house looks and feels blah, the warm gatherings of family dwindle, and everyone is over-tired from non-stop running Read More


Disconnecting for a more intentional life

I am a stay-at-home mom so you’d think I feel super present with my family. I don’t. I feel like I’m constantly trying to balance time with the kids with cleaning, cooking, organizing, etc. This is why it is super important to me to be intentional with my time.  My family shouldn’t come behind household Read More


My Favorite Books from 2017

First of all, I want the pink chair in the photo above.  I’d love it if all of you went in on it together for my birthday and had it shipped right to my door!  Thank you in advance! I LOVE to read!  It is how I unwind at the end of the day.  It’s Read More


Home Makeover Series Part 3

One of the bigger improvents we did in our house is the kitchen.  It was an outdated room with lots of wasted space.  Since my husband and I both love to cook, we knew this was a rooom that we were going to put a lot of thought into. Demo was fun!  It was the Read More


Happy New Year!

Happy New Year to all of you!  I hope there was lots of love, fun and food! I feel like the world is anew.  It’s time to put Christmas away and prepare the house, and our lives, for a new chapter. This Christmas season was a magical one in our house this year.  It was Read More