Get It Clean :: Subscriptions

It seems like you can get everything now via a monthly or weekly subscription + from snacks + to meals + to beauty items + there is something for everyone.  I use to get the Onyx Beauty Box which was gifted to me but I never used everything in it.  It was great trying out […]

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Journal Entry // “The Tea”…Chit-Chat: Holiday Stress, Work, Self-Love

Oh what fun the holidays can be + or not. Post Thanksgiving and I’m so damn glad it’s done. It wasn’t the stress of cooking but traveling + driving + arriving + being the designated driver…breathe.  Relatives nervous about riding + but always want shotgun + and conflicts about where to go + and what […]

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Bathroom Update!

Bathroom Update The time has finally come + I’m getting a bathroom make-over on a small scale which makes my heart sing.  My bathroom is in dyer need of help + it’s an old 1980s style bathroom with some issues.  Now I can’t get everything pictured on my style-board + but the owner has agreed […]

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Let’s Go! It’s the Weekend

Just because it’s Black Friday this weekend doesn’t mean we have to be held hostage in stores shopping + there are so many great things to do + like taking in a movie + getting some great pictures at the park + sightseeing + or just going to a museum (if they’re open).  Trust me […]

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Happy Thanksgiving

‘Happy Thanksgiving I would like to take this time to wish everyone a Happy Thanksgiving + may it be filled with fond memories of family and friends. “What if + today + we were grateful for everything?” (Charlie Brown)  

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Feed Your Mind [meditation app]

For a time I’ve had trouble getting to sleep.  I do sleep through the night + but it’s the actual falling asleep I struggled with. I tried everything + turning all electronics off and then laying in total darkness.  All that did was make me think more + which kept me up because I couldn’t […]

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Journal Entry // Chit Chat…Motherhood + Growing Older + Dating

What does it mean when people say that you need time for you + I’ve always pondered that statement. I’m a single parent + and I’ve done everything myself because it was the only thing to do.  I didn’t bitch and complain “Why Me?!?” + okay maybe I did a little but for most part […]

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Small Space:: Entryway // Budget Friendly

  Small Space:: Entryway // Budget Friendly  I’ve needed an entryway makeover for some time + but other things in the home seem come first.  My entryway has always been a mish-mash of things that I can find to make it functional.  But if you think about it…it’s the first thing you see + it’s […]

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INSPIRATION::Weekend..Lazy Afternoon

 This is my weekend inspiration + relaxed boyfriend jeans + comfy sweatshirt + a bit of gold + and comfy shoes + the tote bag is from Duluth Trading Company + and it’s their Lifetime Leather Bag + I splurged and gifted myself this bag in June + and I love it + it’s big […]

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Photo Editing [instagram]

I know there are so many apps floating around for editing your photo’s for Instagram (and other social media) + but sometimes I want to add in some extra filters or do some correcting.  My current favorite has been AfterLight.   AfterLight is a photo-editing app for your android or iPhone that lets you enhance your […]

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October [FAVORITES]

Yes I realize that I’m always late to the party but I thought I would share my October favorites + in true fashion it’s better for me to share them now because I’ve had the whole month of October plus the first two weeks of November to really say … “hey I like that!” NEST […]

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Au.tumn // LOVE

I just love this time of year when cooler temps make for way for boots and warm sweaters.  If I could have the perfect wardrobe + this would be my ideal weekend attire + relaxed with muted tones + just right for the season.   au + tumn_for blog  

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Mid-Century Modern + Nursery

I love how nursery’s today are not just pink, blue or yellow + your baby can grow into most of decor that’s currently trending.  Where was all this stuff when my daughter was little + everything is so adorable and interchangeable. MID CENTURY MODERN::Nursery   

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Morning Pages (750 Words)

I’ve never been one to journal on a regular basis.  Every year I proclaim that I will start a journal + and from January through February + I’d write every other day + and then less and less as I loose steam and forget why I was journaling in the first place.  It’s nice to […]

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{The Week After}…Goodbye Halloween

Yes it’s over and it will be missed + putting up decorations two weeks into October just to take them down after is so sad + it’s sorta like Christmas but with a lot less flare + this year is no different as I try to figure out how I packed things so neatly last […]

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