Often times when we think we need to be better at organizing, what we really need is less. When I start thinking to myself that I need more storage space, or a better shelving system, or more baskets, or more drawer thingies, I know it means things are piling up and it’s time to first turn to decluttering. Some of those needs might actually be true, but it won’t be as obvious what organizational tools are really necessary until we get rid of the things we don’t want or need anymore. Read More
Aside from this being a post I’m always curious to put together every year, I also do it to help determine what content to plan for the following year and to catch new readers up to speed about the happening things on the blog. It’s a small first step towards figuring out what you guys like and what I can do better, and also feeling like woah this was all only last year?? Feels like forever ago! Let’s see what were your favorites. Read More
If there’s one place you can practice your at-home styling skills regularly and display your personality while making your space feel functional, it’s the coffee table. Styling is often what’s missing when a space feels unfinished and while there are endless ways to go about it, it can be very simple too. In partnership with Chesapeake Bay Candle and featuring candles from their Heritage Collection, here are 4 easy ways to style a coffee table.
Hi, hello, welcome back! This is basically a goals/resolutions post, but calling it a “bucket list” made it sound way more fun, and perhaps I’m trying to play mind tricks on myself. I find that thinking about it as a bucket list automatically puts me in a positive mindset about what to look forward to and enjoy, new things I want to try, and adventures I want to go on. It’s like daydreaming in the form of list making, two activities I dig individually and must be even better when combined so… this has got to be a good time. Read More
I care as much about the wrapping as I do about the gift I’m giving, so I consider the details everything. It can be as simple as adding a gift tag, which is not only useful for knowing which gift is for who but contributes greatly to how cool the wrapping looks. Taking that utility as inspiration, I partnered with Canon to make these printable minimal initial gift tags as a simple way to help personalize your gift wrapping while making it even more beautiful. Download any letters you need at the end of the post! Read More
With Christmas fast approaching and holiday parties to host (and attend!), now is a pretty good time to go over some table and decor inspiration. As always, you can count on me to keep it simple and easy so that you have more time to enjoy it all and the people you’re with. Here are easy ways to set a festive holiday table, in partnership with Uber as a friendly reminder to get around conveniently and safely for whatever celebrations you’ll be up to this season. Read More