Weekend Links

Happy weekend. That feels strange to say since all the days feel like they’re running together in this new normal we find ourselves in. But it is the weekend, and I often like to use this time to share links to things I’ve found interesting or inspiring around the web. Here are some things I […]

My Book Club’s Picks for the Year

On Tuesday my book club met via Zoom to discuss our book for the month and to pick our list of books for the upcoming year. With apologies to my friends (I should have asked everyone to smile for this pic…I promise we’re a happy group!), this is what book club looks like in the […]

James Farmer

Happy Wednesday! I hope your week is going well. Things have been a bit rough here this week. Just life stuff…a friend I’m worried about, a nagging health issue (nothing serious), etc. I tell you that only because things can seem so perfect in blog and Instagram land that I wanted you to know that […]

Weekend Links

Note: This post includes affiliate links. You can read more here. Happy Friday! What are you up to this weekend? I have a shopping date with my daughter planned and I’m hoping to finish this book. On Fridays, I often like to share links to things I found interesting or inspiring around the web. Here […]

Three Ways to Use Pinterest

Create group boards. If you’re planning a project that involves other people, group Pinterest boards are an easy way to share ideas. When my sister-in-law and I were planning a baby shower for our niece, we created a group Pinterest board where we each pinned our favorite ideas. A friend and I shared a board […]

Weekend Links

Happy Friday! It’s a big weekend in Kansas City because our Chiefs are in the Super Bowl! It’s been 50 years since we were in the Super Bowl so it’s a BIG deal. The whole town is wearing red and everyone is happy and excited. My family is watching the game at our house, as […]

Valentine’s Day Book Gifts for Everyone on Your List

For those of us who love books, any occasion is the right occasion to give a book as a gift, and that includes Valentine’s Day. Here are some book ideas for all of the Valentines on your list and maybe one or two for you as well. (Note: this post includes affiliate links. If you […]

Weekend Links

Happy Friday! On Fridays, I often share links to things I’ve found inspiring or interesting around the web. Here are some things I saved to share with you here. Emily A. Clark is talking about unintentionally styled shelves. She says “after mine were “finished”, I’ve continued to add in more books, little objects my kids […]

More Soulful Spaces

Architectural Digest A gallery wall of framed artwork in the bathroom. Enough said. Here’s another shot from the same space. (Kansas City friends, the above two pics are of a condo in a building near the Nelson-Atkins. It was owned and designed by David Jimenez.) For the Love of a House Joan’s house in New […]

Our Paint Colors

Occasionally I get questions (both online and in person) about the paint colors in our home, so I thought I would document them here so I have a place to point people. As you know, colors read differently on different computer screens. Even in person, the same color reads differently in different rooms or in […]