JORD Watch Giveaway

When JORD watches approached me to see if I’d like to try out one of their watches, I liked the idea as soon as I took a look at the watches. They’re high-quality watches made of various wood types, which is an aesthetic I like. I picked the Koa & Ash from the Frankie series. […]

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Madison Reed Update (Spoiler Alert: NO BRASS)

(This is a sponsored post. I received products for free and this post also contains affiliate links, which help me to afford life, so please consider using those links if you’d like to place an order.) I feel compelled to provide an update on my experience using Madison Reed hair products. So, again: if you’re […]

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Hot Tub A Cold

One of the strange and uncomfortable things about parenting a child with food allergies is that it takes me a while after I first spot a runny nose to determine if we’re dealing with an allergic reaction or just a regular childhood sickness. And that can be a little bit stressful. Last week, Ever woke […]

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Escaping Hair Dye Hell

WARNING: This will be a possibly painfully boring read for you if you do not care about hair coloring. This post also sponsored and contains affiliate links. Purchasing something through these links helps me to keep coffee in my cup. The hair color I was born with is a mousy, ashy color. There’s no brass […]

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Into The Woods

Sometimes it just seems like everything inside the house is buzzing. The electricity hums and the phone rings. The inbox has work waiting for me and the machines stand in their place, existing to help me clean, to help me cook. And yet, I want to be rid of them. Go away with your convenience […]

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Communal Portland

The sense of community fostered at the Northwest Portland Guesthouse offered a glimpse into the collective connectivity I felt in the city of Portland.

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