its freakin done. kitchen reveal!

I shouldn’t complain. I have an amazing house and a wonderful life and a great husband and daughter. But holy hell, this kitchen reno felt like a lifetime. I think it was because it was nearly unusable beforehand so it feels like we’ve almost had no kitchen since we moved in in October. With that…

the magicians – hall of magic

Yesterday my friends and I went to SyFy’s “Hall of Magic” event for the show The Magicians, which also premiered last night in it’s second season. Check out the photos below to see the immersive exhibit. The event continues through 1/29, although tickets may not still be available. Check here, because it was really, very…

holiday hangover

Looking through my closet today, I was inspired by the rain to find a comfy outfit that still looks edgy and chic. Click the image below to see the products I’ve chosen to accommodate this rainy Tuesday and my Holiday Hangover.

the kitchen i don’t miss…

So much has happened over the last few months. I started really decorating my house. I bought a giant fuzzy beanbag chair. I have no kitchen… Ultimately, the moral of the story at the moment is that moving into a larger space from a smaller space is not actually easier like I thought it would…

i’m redoing a house…

I read an article about the culture of “busy” and how it’s a choice. The fact that I agree with that doesn’t mean that it’s not currently true though, and especially so lately. My husband and I sold our city life for a piece of the burbs. And I’ve never been happier. We purchased a…

donald trump’s words damaged my childhood before he said them

I’m not typically this serious on here, but as a mother of a daughter, and a voting adult living in the US, it’s time to share this story. I was in 3rd Grade at my very suburban, very “safe” elementary school. For those of you who don’t have kids, 3rd graders are typically 8-9 years…

freshly fall – i miss the 90’s

To welcome Fall, and my return to blogging after a much needed hiatus, I’ve started curating collections of products that I think are rad. Check out my 90’s obsession board titled “Freshly Fall” and get cozy with chunky knits and a bit of biker inspired edge.

you can’t be original without risking looking foolish

This video from Ethan Hawke on big think is one of the purest pieces of advice I’ve heard in a long time. It’s about identity. It’s about diminishing fear. It’s about finding peace within yourself by understanding that you have to take chances to make a change, or have success, or just be heard. You should really watch…

girls of thrones: who run the world?

This post is dark and full of SPOILERS. Scroll to below the gif, unless you did not see the last two episodes of this season’s Game of Thrones. YOU HAVE BEEN WARNED.       Image via HBO/HuffPost and one more gif, just in case you didn’t listen and want to turn back now… Image via beyoncegifs.com…

genius $ saving hack – honey

    I just came across the most helpful Facebook ad I’ve seen so far. Generally, they seem pretty relevant to my interests, but this one hit the nail on the head! From their website: “Honey is a service that makes it ridiculously easy to save money and time. Honey automatically finds coupon codes for…