Lifestyle Personal Posts Scenes from my Week

Scenes from my Week

A few moments from a much better week…pastel flower arrangement  {The prettiest leftovers from Threads & Blooms}

I’m pleased to announce that I feel significantly better than I did last week. A healthy combination of getting back to my yoga & pilates classes, mixed with a handful of solid nights’ sleep, and, as mentioned, a whole ton of soul searching have definitely contributed. And the fact that so so many of you were so kind to reach out in many different ways over the course of the last few days certainly helped.  I’m looking forward to carrying these good vibes into the weekend. And stand by the fact that if any of you ever need me to return the favor please don’t hesitate to reach out. As always, here’s a quick peek at my week in photos. 

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Lunch & Dinner Recipes Tasty Treats

Summer Into Fall Cooking: The Perfect Meal to Ease the Transition

I’m thrilled to introduce you to my incredible food contributor, Sarah of The Homemade Haus. If you don’t already follow her, you’re going to rectify that immediately. Your kitchen, friends, and family, will thank you for it. Pasta with Smoked Sausage, Cherry Tomatoes + Kale-2

Last week felt like fall. The mornings were crisp and cool. A handful of times, I managed to wake up before my kids and enjoy a few moments to myself with a cup of coffee while I snuggled under our big red blanket. But this week has almost felt like the middle of summer. My kids ran around in the sprinkler and I started daydreaming about more popsicle recipes.  Continue Reading

Interior Design Tips & Tricks

5 Interior Design Trends That We Can All Look Forward to This Fall

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Now that we own our own home, I find myself exorbitantly excited about the idea of switching out summer-like pieces for those of a cosier variety. From smokey scented candles to thick wool knits, I’m slowly but surely transforming each room with just a few minor changes* and there’s just something about the whole thing that literally sets my heart aflutter. And while I always have my eyes peeled for the latest and greatest for our homes, there are a few interior design trends on the horizon that I’m particularly excited about. In light of full discretion, the following list can no doubt be incorporated into your homes’ year round, but they ring especially true at this very moment in time. Here are five 2017 fall interior design trends I’m really looking forward to in the coming months. 

*I will be touching on this further in a post coming up, so stay tuned! 

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FOR YOUR HOME & CLOSET, RIGHT HERE 

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Lifestyle Personal Posts Scenes from my Week

Scenes from my Week

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Depression and anxiety aren’t something that I talk about often here on the blog, and while I’ve done a lot of work on myself to deal with them, they’re still a very real thing in my life and something that I’ve wanted to discuss more frequently as they arise. I don’t know about you, but I’m tired of seeing perfectly perfect everything online and have recently found myself significantly more drawn to more authentic blogs and Instagram accounts. I’m craving that human connection – something that used to go hand in hand with blogging, but has fallen by the wayside as of late. And while I do my best to keep it as real as possible around here there is, of course, a lot that I just don’t have the chance to share.  Continue Reading

Breakfast Recipes Tasty Treats To Snack On

Apple Spice Granola

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So I know it’s not technically fall quite yet, but I tend to jump the gun on the season as it’s one of my favourites. With that in mind, I apologize in advance to the summer enthusiasts that exist out there, but please allow me to indulge in my pre-emptive autumn sins just for a second. If you care to join me, I promise it will be worth it. Because, today? Today I’m chatting all about apple spice granola. It’s healthy, it’s delicious, and it’s filled to the brim with all of those warm fall spices I crave around this time each year. And I mean, let’s be honest, there’s nothing more quintessentially fall than the scent of apples and spice wafting through the entirety of your home on a particularly cool morning. It’s fall embodied and it will single handidly change your breakfast game. Simply grab a hot cup of tea and the recipe below, and enjoy this beautiful new phase of life. Continue Reading

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