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 […]

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Nest Fest 2019 (bunches of photos)

Years ago when hosting a festival at our house was just a dream, we also knew that the only way we could ever do it was if we brought in the most caring, smart, attentive and easy-going people we knew–OUR FRIENDS and OUR FAMILY. Also, Toby, Caleb, John, Jeremy, Sean, Christy, Hannah, Jessie, Greg, Eden, […]

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Before + Afters :: Cozy Minimalist Rooms

You know that room in your house that has lots of potential but doesn’t feel quite right?   I’m ready to help you finish and fall in love with that room! I promise, you can create the home you’ve always wanted starting with the stuff you have right now.   Did you know that I host a private group 100% focused […]

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We Want to See Your Fall Home

You’re invited! We want you to show up and share your home with a community of imperfectionists, cozy minimalists, autumn-appreciators, and crunchy-leaf-lovers. Join us this week as we share photos on Instagram inspired by the daily theme.  To join us, simply check out the daily theme, take a photo of your home with the theme in […]

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The Nest Fest 2019

Consider this your formal invitation to come to the best party ever at my house. barrier photography The fourth annual Nest Fest is happening Saturday, October 19 from 10-4 in my 12 acre backyard in Midland, NC (20 miles east of Charlotte). We have over 50 vendors, 10 authors, 4 bands, and 3 food trucks. […]

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The {Cozy} Minimal List: Weekend Links #92

Michael’s new kitchen has me speechless. It’s a small space but he got super creative and was able to add a ton of storage, function and beauty. // Inspired by Charm. Back to school homework desk space ideas// Nesting With Grace It’s not wallpaper. WHAT?! Laundry Room + Sharpie Wall Makeover // Shealin Ashley Emily’s […]

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