The big girls’ new bedroom | Inspiration board

Source: 1. | 2. |3. | 4. How you guys doing?! I know, more than two weeks since I last blogged….I promised it won’t be long until I tell you all about what’s been keeping me away from the screen Maybe even early next week! Hard to believe that we’ve been in our new house […]

Modern family room – inspiration board

Source: 1. | 2. |3. |4. |5. |6. |7. As I mentioned in my {live here} post last week, we are renovating part of our basement and making it into a family/media, and I am so psyched about it! It’s our first real renovation in the very first home that we own, and I can’t […]

{live here} light & blue

No {live here, eat that} today, just a simple {live here} since I couldn’t quite find the perfect picture to match this gorgeous home. A mezzanine, lots of light and blue…what else?! I think I am in a blue phase right now, we are just about to transform part of our unfinished basement into a family/media […]

Giveaway | Mid-century modern planter with Modernica

Happy Monday to y’all – and what a happy Monday it is, today I’ve got a little something awesome for you…a giveaway with Modernica! These guys are based in Los Angeles and I pretty much love everything they come up with….but their planters, ooooooh their planters. I’d been eyeing them for a long long time, […]

{Live here, eat that} Warm up my winter

mid-century modern and yellow

L: Australian home via Desire to Inspire | R: Acorn Squash soup with chickpeas via A Beautiful Mess. You guys, I am not sure what’s up with me – but these past few weeks I am been FREEZINg all the time. And yeah, not like we like in the middle of Alaska here….we’re in CALIFORNIA for […]

24 Merry Days | Day 2 + Coming back

24 Merry Days Publick Bikes giveaway

Hi friends! We’re flying back from our vacation today and diving right into boxes and various packing supplies to move for the new house – fun times ahead! Seriously, I will be so nice when we are done! The painters painted the house white while we were gone…nervous to see the results! Anyway, I will […]

24 Merry Days | Ready, set…go!

Guys guys guys it’s that (fantastic) time of the year again! Today is December 1st and you know what that means?!! It’s time for another round of 24 Merry Days of giveaways! 24 days. 24 bloggers. 24 uh-mazing giveaways! We’re going to be spreading some good ol’ holiday cheer left and right! And you won’t […]

Holiday gift guide 2014

Can you guys believe it’s already almost December? My favorite month of the year, but I wonder if I’ll have much time to enjoy it this year – we plan on moving to the new house mid-December, I won’t have much time to shop for presents…..do you think the girls will notice if I just […]

fall sangria with cranberries & apple cider

Last weekend we went on our annual trip to Little Basin with friends. It was heaven in a campground, lost in a sea of redwood trees. I wanted some fall and it delivered. The crisp air. The smell of the trees. I am not sure what it is about these big old trees, these wise […]

{live here, eat that} pumpkin spice

orange and wood

L: Swedish home via Hus o Hem|R: pumpkin cake apple turbans by Lemon Fire Brigade. Guys, this house hunting stuff is crazy! Last week we put our very first offer on a mid-century home that we LOVED – we put in a very strong offer….but  our offer still got outbid by $75K. And worst, it […]