A few months ago, around the time of my blogging hiatus, I chatting with a new acquaintance about how I'd been feeling uninspired and burned out lately. She happens to be a therapist, so I thought she might have some words of wisdom for me … READ MORE!
Mother's Day came early for my sister when she gave birth to an adorable baby girl on Monday. Ivy has the distinct honor of being the first little lady to join a family of boys -- cousins Levi and Asa and her big brother, Max. Truthfully, I never anticipated I'd raise boys; I always imagined I'd have a daughter. I still hope that … READ MORE!
During a recent closet purge, I gave the heave-ho to a polka dot shirt with puffy ruched sleeves. The navy and white Anthropologie top, an old favorite, seemed too fussy and feminine compared to the more minimalist and tomboyish pieces in my current wardrobe. I'm just not the polka-dot type, I thought, tossing the t-shirt into my growing pile of clothing that had me questioning my personal … READ MORE!
What does your ideal morning look like? Mine definitely includes having time to myself to read the newspaper and drink my coffee. And not just a cup of Keurig coffee (although there are some tasty varieties). Last month, I tried a honey cinnamon latte at a coffee shop in downtown DC, and I'd love to be able to enjoy a similar hot beverage at home. In order for my ideal morning to become a … READ MORE!
Earlier this month I shared some photos of Levi and Asa playing in their shared bedroom over on Honest to Nod. The post was part of The Land of Nod's #CelebrateTuesday campaign, a reminder to frazzled parents everywhere to celebrate the every day … READ MORE!