LIVING

wear it / plane

i’m traveling today and thought i’d share what i normally wear on a plane.  the outfit can vary a bit, but i promise, whether a long or short flight, i have a bit of a uniform. the funny thing is i used to have a flying uniform in high school.  in those days, some people […]

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fave friday and love + traditions

happy friday.  happy good friday, lovelies. no, i’m not in australia, but i love this down under photo (there are so many more) because its written in the sky that the cross equals love.  simply put, that is what this weekend (good friday + easter) and the cross means to me.  LOVE.  a too good […]

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bathroom details

a beautiful bathroom  has to be one of favorite things  (see what i mean).  i’m guessing it’s one of your favorites, too.  i like to look at bathrooms like a little escape.  bathrooms are basically your very own personal spa and a place to retreat to in your home.  retreat, rest and rejuvenate.  hopefully your retreat […]

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house crush amanda brooks

sometimes you just stumble upon something that leads to another something and gets you thinking about a lot of things.  this house happened and thoughts began to abound abound.  i saved the above photo from pinterest, as i do.  there is a whole lot of whole “ness” going on in the photo.  likley an english […]

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fave friday

happy friday. i’m on my way to the city and i couldn’t be more excited.  i’ve had a bit of a melonchoic kind of week and change of scenery always helps.  i’m meeting up with the blogABLE gals that traveled to ethiopia this summer (the trip i didn’t end up going on decorated my heart […]

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stuck on staircases

don’t you love a good staircase?  i do.  i think partly because i don’t have one.  i grew up in a ranch style home, and as far back as i can remember, i knew that i wanted a two story house when i grew up.  funny enough, i still live in that ranch i grew […]

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fave friday

well, how do you do this week, lovelies? we had a week of doing things like going to king burger in a snow storm (as in burger king, in which we found 2 hairs in one kids size french fries – eww ), driving an hour to cabella’s to see taxidermy animals, and watching way […]

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floral wallpaper

this wallpaper!  i’ve been swooning over cupcakes + cashmere’s new powder room (below) for the past week.  mostly the wallpaper.  like, can’t get it out of my mind, it’s so gorgeous, i really want it, kind of swooning. the pattern is called dark floral and is by designer ellie cashman, who lives in the netherlands and is, clearly, inspired by […]

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beginning

  hi lovelies…..just a little thought for your monday! i’m not a fan of endings (unless it is a 973 page book that i’ve labored over or a day that has been hurried and harried and covered in peanut butter and jelly).  i usually tend to see endings in a most melancholy way.  but, what if endings […]

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happy spots

01 / a super simple daybed (this one is actually in a garden) 02 / a chair wildly surrounded by scattered greens and stacks of books 03 / a hanging daybed in a sea of white it’s been awhile since i’ve done a happy spots post.  while i like to have entire rooms that make me happy […]

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