Repost: Trying Recipes From Queer Eye – Butternut Squash Soup

Hi all, just casually re-posting my most viewed blog post of all time, because it’s fall and my biggest flex is being Google’s # 2 search result for “butternut squash soup queer eye.” >>> Queer Eye is literally the best show ever made; those boys are so fucking cute, and make me laugh and cry…

The Cutest Fall Pajamas and a Few Other Fall Bits I’ve Picked Up!

I know that SO many people say “don’t rush the end of summer,” but for me, life blooms in the fall. I love crisp mornings and coffee outside watching the leaves change. I love chunky knits and cozy sweatshirts and leather boots and oversized coats and wooly scarves. I love taking long chilly walks, ones…

Bath and Body Works’ 3-Wick Candles are on Sale for $11.95

This is a public service announcement – BATH AND BODY WORKS’ 3-WICK CANDLES ARE ON SALE! I’ve been thinking about ordering my fall candles ever since I watched an episode of Open Door on Hulu and learned that Tan France has a candle closet – I NEED A CANDLE CLOSET. Anyway, I bought NINE candles…

The Apartment Edit – Our Bedroom

Hi everyone – popping on the blog today to share all the details on our mid-century modern bedroom! While our living room and dining room were the first rooms to come together, having a bit of extra time at home and needing a home office has motivated me to finally put the finishing touches on…

Six Years – What I Got Darren for Our Anniversary

Guys! I am so pleased with what I got Darren for our anniversary, but also we’ve been together for SIX years – can you believe?! Anyway, I’m absolutely chuffed with what I got him and just think it’s the PERFECT gift for literally any occasion and sharing is caring and caring is love, so here…

4th of July Edit – My FAVORITE Sweatshirts/Sweaters are on Sale!

Hi all – just a super quick post to let you know that KJP is having a 4th of July sale! Kiel James Patrick sells the loveliest American-made clothes. They also happen to be located in my favorite place – Newport, Rhode Island and while I’ve never actually been in their store, I only discovered…

4th of July Edit – Everything We Bought from West Elm is on Sale!

Hi all! I know that I’ve already shared The Apartment Edit – Living and Dining Room and I have another edit scheduled: The Apartment Edit – Our Bedroom, but I wanted to share EVERYTHING we bought from West Elm in one place, especially since they’re currently doing a 20% off furniture and 25% off everything…

My Experience with Grief

I’ve been spending a lot of time with my thoughts lately and feeling a bit apprehensive about sharing them – I think about when I started my blog – the same day I started my experience with grief. My mom and dad were going to the first of what would become endless doctors appointments and…

& Other Stories Haul – Summer to Fall

Hi everyone! Just popping up a quick round-up of some of my favorite, wearable, splurges; also wanted to mention that & Other Stories is having a huge sale right now, so if you haven’t checked them out – now is the time! It took me 27.5 years to discover the color green – and now…

Gifts That Say “I’m Thinking of You”

Hey all, you know that gift guides are just about my favorite thing to post and today I was brainstorming the perfect gift to get someone to let them know that you’re thinking of them – maybe you don’t get to celebrate a friend’s birthday in person, or maybe their special event got postponed, or…