January 14th, 2013


as a general rule, i love to take one huge piece and make it a statement piece on the wall, however a collection of varied frames is certainly one exception. i love the contrast of paintings, prints, photos, drawings and sketches.

image via because it’s awesome

January 11th, 2013

staub fabulous.

and me? i simply cannot have enough pots & pans in my kitchen. this staub is such a timeless, classic favorite of mine.

image via williams-sonoma

January 8th, 2013

light as a feather.

light and airy feathers of a bird to lull my little man asleep.

image via that’s happy

January 7th, 2013

for the birds.

there is nothing like a good mantel in an old home with a peacock to get you in the spirit for thinking creatively in the new year!

image via patterson maker

December 27th, 2012

year-end cheer.

a rustic nod to the holiday cheer.

image via

December 21st, 2012

holiday favorites.

one of my all-time favorite holiday cookies – the russian teacake. what are your holiday go-to’s?

image via barefoot in my kitchen

December 20th, 2012

well said.

neutral words of wisdom for today’s style post. well said for the well dressed.

image via pinterest {source unknown}

December 19th, 2012

picture perfect.

because i take so many photos of him, now he can shoot some of his very own with this sweet wooden toy camera.

image via etsy

December 18th, 2012

savory floral.


fresh herbs and peony make the perfect pop in this winter-white floral bouquet.

image via jemma keech (again!)

December 17th, 2012

heart of pine.

i can’t get enough of the rustic appeal of these original pine floors. makes me want to cozy up in a cabin somewhere this time of year.

image via from greenwich

December 14th, 2012

cafe cupped.

i have long loved these potted pieces, perfect for sipping your favorite home brew.

image via vietri

December 13th, 2012

horn bangles.

i can’t get over these horn bangles! dear santa, please stuff my stocking!

image via jayson home & garden

December 12th, 2012

boys nursery dwelling.


woodland adventures from dwell studio would be such a perfect fit for wyatt’s little room! and, a jumbo jack for a playroom just screams fun.

images via dwell studio

December 11th, 2012

warm + fuzzy

wyatt has a little tree in his room this year filled with furry & felted woodland animals. this little guy would make a fabulous addition, don’t you think?

image via anthropologie

December 10th, 2012

a traditional holiday.

as you know i can’t help but love a classic Christmas and this twist on a wreath is no exception. simple, timeless and filled with interest for the festivities.

image via amy merrick (obsessed!)

December 7th, 2012


adore the simplicity and tone of these wooden nesting bowls.

image via etsy

December 6th, 2012

vintage charm.

a vintage chanel charm bracelet – with vintage charm.

image via the neotraditionalist via shopbop

December 5th, 2012

quite a pair.

love these tiny driving mocs for my sweet little man – how dapper!

image via le petit tom

December 4th, 2012

jingle bells

a strand of jingles to get you in the holiday spirit!

image via driven by decor

December 3rd, 2012

a holiday home.

by now i hope your home, too, is ready for the holidays. the most wonderful time of the year.

December 14th, 2012

sparkling mornings.

this sparkle may wake you up prior to that first cup of coffee it brews via anthropologie

December 13th, 2012

golden bangles

the perfect golden bangles via shop terrain

December 12th, 2012

girls nursery dwelling






dwell studio has some of the cutest designs + furniture in the market, + these little finds would fit perfectly into my little ladies magical starry nursery.

garland, unicorn, pillow


December 11th, 2012

for my little heart of hearts

just the perfect first christmas ornament for mila. heart you little lady.

via madewell

December 10th, 2012

minimal holiday home

with a 9 month old, i love the challenge of decorating for the holiday without  a tree that could easily be pulled down by my curious little lady. hanging sparkling branches will be the tree this year.


December 7th, 2012

gold pebble dish

the perfect little serving dishes.

via canvas home store. [adore them!]

December 6th, 2012

modern mix

loving every bit of this mix of casual + modern sparkly.

via layla grayce

December 5th, 2012

snuggle pods


these little slippers by elks & angels were inspired by the design of  cocoons made with sheepskin to keep your little ones comfy.

via gilt

December 4th, 2012

minimal ornaments

i was introduced to this etsy shop by anne sage of the city sage. minimal adornments galore. perfect for my newly-painted white walls.


December 3rd, 2012

holiday home.

december is now here, so bring on all the warm, fuzzies + glitter of the holidays. and with little 9 month old mila crawling around + trying to pull herself up onto everything, i’m thinking  hanging holiday wall decor may be the only way to go this year.


November 30th, 2012

holiday twists