HOW TO MAKE TIME APPEAR OUT OF THIN AIR

Y’all. You know you wish you could snap your fingers and make time. Maybe you feel there’s never enough time to spend with your kids. Or spouse. Or girlfriends. Maybe you’ve been dying to read all 10 of those books staring at you from your nightstand … yet there they sit. You want to meditate, but […]

Continue reading


ON MEXICO, LOVING LIFE, AND NO MAS INSTA

“Hola!” I said yesterday to the stewardess when I entered the airplane to come home from a glorious trip to Cancun. Then I realized she spoke English, and it made me a little sad that I was leaving paradisio … err, Paradise. But actually just a teensy bit sad. This year was different from last […]

Continue reading


Minimalism Monday: Shopaholism and toy rooms

When you have a shopaholic bent, it’s hard to be a minimalist. But not impossible. You can quote me on that ;). Seriously, though. Things have been far from minimalistic around here lately (Hello Matilda Jane tea party, one of the most adorable girlie things I’ve done with my AB girl! It was a blast, […]

Continue reading


A FAMILY TELEVISION FAST: WATCH OUT

What is happening?!?!?! We’re T-2 days out from pulling a gigantic rug out from under our kids. Well, let’s just be honest. It’ll be a big rug pulled out from under us too. We are getting rid of our TV.* Now before you run away feeling like you need to justify why you are keeping […]

Continue reading


THINGS I SAY TO MY KIDS ALLTHETIME (THAT ADULTS SHOULD HEAR TOO)

  “As long as your privates are covered and you’re warm enough, you can wear whatever brings you joy, sweetheart!” “You can say anything to God. He knows what you mean, even if it doesn’t come out the right way.” “You can do anything you put your mind to.” “It’s okay to cry.” “You need […]

Continue reading