This year, Ben and I are hosting our first Thanksgiving. For those of you that know me well, you know that we (me more than him, ha!) love to host and entertain family and friends. That being said, Thanksgiving is the big leagues. I feel like all other hosting nights/evening/weekends have prepped us for this one. Even though it’s our… Read the Post
Many of you know that we’re in the process of buying our second home, and are prepping to close in about a month. While both experiences have been so vastly different, especially because this time we’re buying from a builder, I wanted to share some tips that helped us during the process because there are a lot of similarities in… Read the Post
Image borrowed from, The Everygirl. Let me just start by saying, I have big plans for this year. When we decided to move on December 31, I think we both knew is a symbolic and literal clean slate for the new year. Right when we got down to San Diego, we started looking for a new house to put roots… Read the Post
Happy Memorial Day, loves! We finally got some heat this weekend in Seattle, so it’s officially starting to feel like summer. This means its time to bring our shorts and sandals out of storage…and freshen up our bar carts. I have a feeling that this cocktail will be on regular rotation the next few months. It’s simple to prepare, fresh, and can easily… Read the Post
I don’t know about anyone else, but taking down the Christmas decorations after the holidays is always so sad here in my house. I love having a real Christmas tree, nutcrackers, festive snowmen, holiday flowers and other beautiful decorations, and the house feels a little empty without them, like there’s just a little less cheer to go around. This winter,… Read the Post
We love hosting during the holidays. Whether that be white elephant gift exchanges with friends from college, a bestie holiday celebration or just having girlfriends over for a festive dinner, it’s fun to dress up your table a little more than usual, especially this time of year. This holiday season, we turned to Value Village for budget-friendly dining room essentials.