For the last six years we've lived in apartments. And while I watch my friends back in the south buy their first homes, a slight sense of deficiency creeps up in me. The pride of home ownership runs deep in Americana and it seems that I cannot escape it's lure. I don't hate apartment living, … Continue reading Making a rental your home // Six simple tips
In my ideal world, I buy everything in breezy outdoor markets and quaint mom-and-pop shops. But the truth is that most of my shopping is actually done on Amazon while sitting in my unmade bed. And while this reality of shopping is unromantic, the selection is pretty incomparable, including sustainable and fair-trade toys. So until … Continue reading Sustainable children’s toys on Amazon // Hello 2-day shipping!
This place could be beautiful, right? You could make this place beautiful.
Baking is one of those luxurious activities I said goodbye to after my baby. I feel like I never have time to bake, and when I do have sprinkled minutes of free time, I tend to fill it with the more practical needs of living. Baking is not a practical need of living, at least … Continue reading Weekend bakes // Easy peasy pizza dough
Confession: as a new(ish) mother, I've basically just rounded up a bunch of gifts that I want.
"This place could be beautiful, right? You could make this place beautiful."