Stuff Manager to Cozy Minimalist: Before and After

Maybe you’ve seen or noticed the transformation in my home over the years. I’ve learned how to transition from being a Stuff Manager, to a Chief Home Curator who is super picky about what comes into my home. When it comes to decorating, I’m a Cozy Minimalist which means I want the most amount of […]

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A Summer Table

‘Tis the season to do everything outside and I couldn’t be happier! I recently partnered with At Home for a “Perfect One” challenge. The idea was to start with something you already had and then add in a few finds from At Home to complete the look. Yes, please. I started with this farmhouse table […]

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Three Mantras

I’ve never been one to put a bunch of random inspirational quotes all over my office, locker or dorm, no matter the decade. I’m a minimalist with a side of cozy, (or coziest with a side of minimal depending on the day) so anything I have up on my walls has to earn its keep. […]

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The {Cozy} Minimal List

I’m loving the balance happening in this photo: the masculine/feminine, the round/straight/organic shapes, the serious/playful, the lights/contrasts plus, there are a pair of swings over there on the right. Here’s how to make your own indoor swings from Simply Suzys ‘Tis the season for a hat wall. I’m updating my hat wall (I just use […]

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My Number One Tip for Starting Any Home Project

A new friend texted me three photos of three different, beautiful chandeliers with the words: “Which one for over our kitchen table?”. I had never been to her house so I didn’t know what we were working with, much less, the look she was after.  I told her I had no idea because they were all lovely, but if she could […]

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A Different Kind of Minimalist

This weekend we hosted a party for our middle son who graduated early from high school. This was the first big gathering we’ve hosted since The Nest Fest in October, and we wanted to have the party in our backyard.   We completely, 100%, undeniably underestimated the amount of work that needed to be done just to get […]

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