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April 24, 2018

When we first bought our house a year and a half ago, the first thing I wanted to do was update the paint through the entire first floor. The kitchen was a muted turquoise, the living room was a mix of sage green and maroon, and the back family room area was a hunter g...

February 8, 2018

I first discovered the Neat Method via instagram a few months back, and as someone who isn't naturally super organized but dreams of having a home where everything has a place, I found myself obsessing over their beautiful photos where everything was just where it shou...

January 1, 2018

2017 was a big, juicy, packed-to-the-brim year of years.  The best day of my 2017 will forever be June 10th, our wedding day! Surrounded by a small group of our loved ones in a setting close to our hearts, my favorite person and I said our vows and tied the knot, follo...

September 26, 2017

About 3 weeks before our wedding this past June, four sweet girls came into our life and they have me wrapped around their prehistoric looking little talons. Since first hearing about 'backyard chickens' being a thing many years ago, I've always thought how fun it'd be...

September 26, 2016

In the last month, we got engaged, we bought a house, I've travelled to Vegas, Oregon, and NYC, and later this week is a trip to Utah followed by a move! It's all super exciting + overwhelming in the best way ever, and as we pack up to move into our first real home, I...

August 3, 2015

I moved into a new apartment back in February – and while the new place was only about 5 feet away from my old one since I was just moving across the hall, the setup was different and I was excited to be in a freshly renovated place. I’d been living alone for awhile an...

March 10, 2015

Just as I’m looking to move to a new apartment, my current walls have only recently been coming together. I am always gun-shy about hanging things up until I feel really good about them – I’d rather have blank walls than just put stuff up that I don’t love or doesn’t h...

January 13, 2015

This past weekend I tackled a major area of excess in my home – my jewelry. After first doing an inventory of everything I had – aye aye aye – I ruthlessly purged a lot and put a load in a box to donate. I had far too many bangles I never wore anymore, oversized n...

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