One of the aspects I love most about collaborating with creative souls is watching others rock their God-given thang. Like the gals at Simply Bliss Boutique. Their mission is simple and inspiring, surrounding Proverbs 31:25, “She is clothed in strength and dignity.” Founders, Melissa and Staci met nine years ago and realized they shared a passion for clothing and faith. …
Ty’s preschool teacher asked each student to bring in fall leaves for an art project. Not green or brown, but fiery red orange leaves. How is this possible when it’s a billion degrees outside and Southern California has not received the Fall memo? I consider the fastest route to Boston. Orange and red leaves. Please. Perhaps Karen, my East Coast deriend (dear friend) can overnight …
It’s been a full, all senses on deck summer and we approached vacation desperate for rest, eager for some down time. They say stress- positive or negative- is still stress, and our summer was abundantly stress full; traveling, baby showers, birthdays, and investing in personal relationships. Because people are worth it. Always. And tucked in my office, half listening, half-dreaming, I …
It’s one of my favorite times of year to decorate the house for. There’s something comforting and safe about bringing the outdoor beauty of the changing season inside.
Crunchy red and orange leaves.
Maple pecan candles.
Chubby pumpkins and bumpy gourds- orange, white, green, and buttery yellow.
Turning pages of Mousekin’s Golden House for hours of snuggling and reading.
Hearty, warm-you-from-the-inside soups and stews, sweet caramel ciders, and apple tarts.