Between painting just about the entire interior of the two homes we’ve owned so far, you could say I’ve spent a fair amount of time studying paint swatches and experiencing them on our walls first-hand. I’ve only ever used Benjamin Moore (BM) and Sherwin Williams (SW) and like them equally for the most part but […]
I’ll start with this: Praise God, it’s no longer something I struggle with. Seriously, that’s not a passive or cliché statement. I’ll always give God the glory for helping me overcome depression, anxiety, and disordered eating. And I know firsthand, these are very real, very difficult, very crippling experiences for so many. And I certainly […]
I recently asked a question on my Story about what people’s favorite bedding was and got tons of responses! I think we’re all passionate about whatever helps to give us a good night’s sleep. I asked because we’ve had our bedroom set for a few years and it’s a) started creaking and b) we have […]
When my hair was blonder, I used to only wear silver jewelry. I thought gold jewelry didn’t look good on me, but over time I’ve come to looove it. And now that my hair is darker, I’ve been growing my collection of dainty gold pieces. (I’m still a fan of a little mixed metal action […]
One of my first blogs was called Simply Complicated. Unwaveringly, that dichotomy still exists within this space. It’s for those who want to be & do all the things, yet long for a life Erin Loechner so ironically describes as Chasing Slow. It’s for those that feel overrun, hurriedly completing tasks and to-dos, yet find themselves still debating that daydream. It’s for those who believe life isn’t about achieving perfection or some idealized version of yourself, but going to bed at night knowing you’re climbing towards your potential. Because cultivating your style, using your voice, and creating a life you love doesn’t happen by accident— but on purpose. So here’s to pursuing our dreams with eyes wide open.
A version of this blog been around for years and evolved more times than I can count, but it continues to be a space for sharing what brings me strength and joy - in hopes it does the same for you.
So whether we're talking about wine, home décor, which shampoo to buy, or having a heartfelt convo about Jesus, I'm here for it.