14 Days of Holiday Love Are Here!

14 Days of Holiday Love Giveaways

Happy Black Friday! Whether you're shopping online or braving the crowds, I hope that you're kicking off the official start to the holiday season exactly the way you hoped to. And I hope you had the loveliest Thanksgiving! We woke up to a neighborhood blanketed in white and ended … {read more}

The Best Winter Leggings. Ever.

Top Secret Best Winter Leggings

Some of you are going to think I've gone insane when you read this post. Some of you will think I've just given up. And some of you will think I'm brilliant, go out and purchase them, and then be really, really happy getting dressed for the rest of winter. My go-to legwear for … {read more}

Life Update: We’re Home

Homesick for Portland

Hello, friends! We're back from Portland and trying to get into the swing of things. We had a great time, even though we didn't have a chance to do everything or see everyone we had wanted to because of the Arctic Blast. I'm already looking forward to going back in March, when … {read more}

Life Update: Pacific Northwest Love

Headed to Portland!

We're headed out to the West Coast for a few days on what I like to call "blogging business," which mostly means seeing friends I don't get to see often enough. What's funny is that I didn't know these ladies all that well when I actually lived in Portland, but now I can't … {read more}

Simple Recipe: “Magic” Minestrone

Easy and Hearty Minestrone Soup Recipe

Whenever someone in my family gets sick, my mom makes her famous minestrone soup, and it always works like a charm. No one has come down with a cold over here (yet) but we're feeling the chill of these autumn days, and that has set us on the hunt for comfort foods. In the notes … {read more}