I’s been a very busy summer.
If you’ve followed along with me on Instagram, you’ll know that we’ve been working hard on renovating a home we bought in June of this year. You may not know, however, that this is actually the home my husband grew up in. Throughout our relationship, this has been the home of his parents. I’ve known this house since I was sixteen years old (twelve years ago now!) and now it’s in our very own hands. We couldn’t be prouder or more excited. Read More
Do you ever meet someone who just exists in a state of balance, making you feel like a ball of chaos by comparison? Because I did. Read More
All I had done was talk to him over the phone, but I knew as soon as they walked up that it was them. He stood back apace from the tour group and waited for her to turn and urge him forward. "No, we're not going in." Read More
A week ago I showed up at my long-time friends' home (I passed it twice) with a large pot and several fluffy blankets. It's late-summer and muggy, but that didn't stop Cadence Ivory from rocking her newborn shoot between snacks. With a name inspired by her parents' mutual love of music, Cadie unsurprisingly responded best to auditory prompts like soft tunes, white noise, and lullabies from Dad. Read More
And by “responsible,” I mean more than just in terms of the environment and animal cruelty. I mean, I DO mean that, but I also mean that I’m trying to love and appreciate my skin and care for it with intention… Read More