Simple Sustainable Swaps for Spring

Although it’s probably not Earth Day when you’re reading this, it happens to be Earth day as I’m writing this. This year we are celebrating our home  at home . And since we are all spending more time at home, I’ve become a little more aware of everything we are using, and buying and how changing a […]

Gettin’ All Up in Beauty’s Face

One of my favorite all time quotes comes from Cheryl Strayed’s book, Wild. In the book, Cheryl is quoting her mother about the daily choices we make. Her mom told her:  “There’s always a sunrise and always a sunset and it’s up to you to choose to be there for it… Put yourself in the way of […]

4 Practices for a Simple, Tidy Home

I’m not naturally good at a lot of things, but I am good at watching and learning from other people. Here are four tips I’ve learned (and implemented!) over the years that have helped me keep a tidier home. Shine your sink This one is from Marla Cilley, the Flylady and expert on all things […]

Out of Time? Here’s The Perfect Last Minute Christmas Gift

A guest post from my long time friend, Kristen Welch

Favorite Books of 2019

Below are the Amazon links to each book–if you want to hear why I liked them, check out my highlights on Instagram stories here. 1. Forest Feast Mediterranean: Simple Vegetarian Recipes Inspired by My Travels by Erin Gleeson. 2. Classic Style: Hand It Down, Dress It Up, Wear It Out by Kate Schelter. 3. Summer […]

Gift Guide for Homebodies

1. Grecian Bust Pot: Inspired by tradtional Grecco-Roman sculptures, this handpainted pot adds an artful touch to any space. I use mine in my kitchen to hold wooden spoons. 2. The Next Right Thing: A Simple, Soulful Practice for Making Life Decisions. By Emily P. Freeman. One of my favorite books of the year–a great […]