Home Renovation Before: Vision With Me!

We haven’t gotten anywhere near as much done on our house as we thought we would have by now. Alas, we’re still painting and are just getting ready to start acclimating our flooring to our home before installing it. Roadblocks come up when you’re on unfamiliar paths. Hell, they come up when you’re on familiar […]

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A New Age in Portland

We’ve been here for 26 days and I love it. The rain has been frequent and yet I find it comforting. I see the massive mossy trees and the vibrant lushness that surrounds me and I feel thankful for the rain – it is what makes the landscape here such a fairytale to me. It’s […]

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Recent Randomness: #Blessed

Christmas is in just two days and I HAVE EVERY SINGLE PRESENT WRAPPED ALREADY and that has me feeling like I still know how to productively channel the streak of Type A that runs through a part of me. But I’m feeling a little weirder about Christmas this year than usual. There’s Aleppo. The increasing […]

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Maker Spotlight: Pip & Squeaks

(Sponsored Post) I took this project on with Jess of Pip & Squeaks because after learning about her company and her process, I felt like a maker spotlight was in order. These are weird times in the world, aren’t they? We have a heightened awareness now perhaps more than ever that our dollars vote for […]

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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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