Big Beach, Mendocino

The Little Things

On paper, this year has been the mellowest – besides some travel, it’s had the fewest milestones, achievements, and external indicators of success. Yet, it’s felt like the most transformative and the most rewarding If parenthood has taught me anything, it’s that the little, everyday moments mean the most. It’s waking up to Talie’s face and falling asleep with her cuddled between me and Seth. It’s seeing the world through her eyes. It’s watching her
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A Fall Dinner

When we moved into this house, we moved in with a table we got for free and four $20 Ikea chairs. Needless to say, I’ve been eager to upgrade for quite awhile. Over the past few months, we finally did just that with a farm style table from World Market and white chairs from Target. Because we can now fit 6-8 people at our dining table, I really wanted to have some friends over for
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Thanksgiving Outfit Idea #3 : Cool Classics

Photos by Crystalin Marie Gap denim jacket & shirt | AG jeans (ankle version) | Free People clutch & flats | Target scarf Happy Thanksgiving, loves! For the last Thanksgiving outfit, I wanted to mix it up a bit and do something a little cooler but still super easy. I don’t know why I associate denim with Thanksgiving, but I happen to think it’s perfect. Layering up denim pieces is an easy way to stay warm, to
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The Longest List of All…

The end of November. Shopping picks up. Stores get packed. Our wishlists grow. It happens. That’s life. There’s nothing wrong with it. But there’s one list that should always be longer than every other list – the list of things we’re grateful for. The saying “gratitude makes what you have enough” couldn’t be truer. There will always be more things we want, more things to cross off our to-do lists, more things to accomplish, more money
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