SIMPLE THINGS I DO TO MAKE LIFE …

I’ve talked about this a few times before but I have been in the process of simplifying my life for the last few years and I have accumulated a lot of good tips and tricks I’ve implemented so I thought it would be helpful to share on here with you! Read to the bottom too because I’m going to mention something fun I’m going to start doing on Instagram! -When I’m at the gas station,…

HOW TO GET ORGANIZED IN THE NEW …

For the last four years, I have picked a word to focus on (I’ll be sharing my one little word for 2018 on Friday) and when I started doing this little task in 2014 my first word I chose to focus on was simplify. Not only did it help me throughout that year but it is something I have carried with me ever since and it has helped change my life. I am by no…

TODDLER GIRLS’ ROOM INSPIRATION

i’ve come to the point with unpacking where i sort of have just stopped. we’re waiting on a lot of furniture that isn’t going to come until the end of this month and the middle of december so it’s really hard to unpack the things we have when we don’t have storage for it. it’s frustrating a little because i just want the packing done! it’s also holding me back from decorating the walls because…

SETTLING IN

over the last two weeks, we’ve been learning how to settle in to our new home and make it ours. amidst all the boxes and unpacking, we’ve found comfort in knowing this will be our place for a long time. we’re already talking about things we want to add or change in our place so i know for certain we’re here to stay! the day we all moved in, the girls acted different than they…

A LANDING PLACE

are you sick of seeing the words “we’re moving!” on my blog (or anywhere for that matter) yet? god me too. me too. but guess what? we are officially homeowners and it’s for good this time. wait a second, i just have to say it once more except scream it this time. WE ARE HOMEOWNERSSSSSSSS!!!!!! WE HAVE A PLACE TO LIIIIIIIVE AND A PLACE TO PUT ALL OUR CRAP THAT ISN’T A STORAGE UNIT! queue…

TEN PRETTY & PRACTICAL THINGS YOU NEED FOR …

this post is written in collaboration with Uncommon Goods. thank you for supporting the brands that support this blog! kitchen keepsake diary // oatmeal stoneware dishware collection // kitchen utensil and tablet holder //  // flour shaking rolling pin // hot and cold soapstone handheld bowls // stoneware oil or vinegar dispenser // oval oak salt and pepper shakers // rolling mortar  lately i’ve been decluttering big time around our house, getting rid of all the things we don’t use anymore or that we don’t even remember we have quite…

LINEN CLOSET MAKEOVER

when we moved into our new house, the first thing i noticed was the space. it had so many more closets and space to store things even though the actual house was much smaller. i was so excited to put it all to good use but once i finally got everything in the linen closet by the girls rooms, i noticed that space disappeared very quickly. i couldn’t understand what happened. actually yes i could.…