Recommended Coffee Gear: A Rolling List

Recommended Coffee Gear: A Rolling List

This post contains affiliate links. I may earn a small commission if you choose to purchase through some of these links. Coffee gear is like any other hobby: confusing at first, and pretty easy to go overboard. Jake and I love brewing coffee, both manually and with the assistance of an automatic brewer. The ritual [...]

The Basics of Coffee Brewing: Just The Tip(s)

The Basics of Coffee Brewing: Just The Tip(s)

This is a SUPER fun post to write -- I'm beyond excited that this is something you all love and want too! As you might've heard/read, we're opening a coffee shop (and Jake already owns a specialty coffee technician business called Technico). In fact, we're opening the shop inside of Jake's shop -- the coffee [...]

GUEST ROOM REFRESH: My Experience Wallpapering With Rebel Walls

GUEST ROOM REFRESH: My Experience Wallpapering With Rebel Walls

This post is a sponsored post in collaboration with Rebel Walls. It's been a few weeks since I've posted on the blog! Corona kind of caught up to me in the sense that my job as a nanny has evolved (as it always does) to accommodate a lot more time with the girls since their [...]

How to Identify and Develop Your Home’s Style

How to Identify and Develop Your Home’s Style

This post comes to you after I'd asked what you guys would like to see on my Instagram and this was the most-asked question. I wasn't sure how to word my response because it was something I'd never actively thought about. It comes naturally to me, I always thought. But really -- it didn't. Look [...]

A Christmas/Holiday Spotify Playlist You Aren’t Sick Of Hearing (Yet)

A Christmas/Holiday Spotify Playlist You Aren’t Sick Of Hearing (Yet)

Hi, all! And happy holidays! I created a fuzzy fall feelings playlist a few months ago and a lot of y'all loved it. So here I am, doing it again. I used to work in retail, and the playlists around the holidays were all bubblegum pop mixed in with some of the classic crooners we [...]

13 Women-Owned Independent Shops to Buy From This Holiday Season

13 Women-Owned Independent Shops to Buy From This Holiday Season

If you're anything like me, the holidays are a grab-bag of different stressors, feelings, and plans. "Let's spend X number of days with my family, and X number of days with your family," "So-and-so wants to meet up with us when we're back home for Christmas," "Let's do thanksgiving in a new place this year," [...]

Sustainable and Seasonal: Five Mindful Ways to Decorate

Sustainable and Seasonal: Five Mindful Ways to Decorate

Hello, friends! You're all so great. Did you know that? I'm lucky that I get to inhabit this planet with you. Speaking of our wonderful planet, this week is Climate Week in NYC and there were planned Climate Strikes worldwide over the weekend and throughout this week. The world is in dire need of our [...]