boxed in

we have arrived in san diego,and may i say first and foremost, that i never ever plan to leave.if i could pick a place to live out my life,it would be lovely san diego. big city with small town suburbia neighborhoods.where people don’t wear real clothes in the morningbecause they all workout until 2. at […] Read more…

home

there is something about cuddling up into mom’s armswith a warm mug of somethingand my baby asleep somewherethat really warms the soul. there is something to be said about leaving said babyin an uncle’s arms to go get an overdue pedicureand maybe even a really fantastic massageto make everything better. that was just what i […] Read more…

10 things that make my day 10x better…

1. waking up to a clean kitchen. if i can go to bed without a dish in the sink-i wake up happy. in fact, i can’t sit and truly relax until the dinner mess is gone. cause i know tomorrow will make me want to kill small rodents just looking at the tragically upsetting space. […] Read more…

if you build it, they will come… {apartment therapy}

i have been on and off in mourning over the loss of a home. the home that i don’t yet have and probably won’t have for a while… you’ve probably done it and are saying, “get over it, sweetheart. everyone does the apartment thing.” and you’d be right. but i am just itching to get […] Read more…

nate berkus, you would be so proud…

i had a dilemma involving the whole  “guest-bedroom-slash-nursery” conundrum. had to fit it all in one room and still feel  like it wasn’t too much of a baby room or a guest space. i think we did it. member how i was going to make a quilt? well i did. {though my mom had to […] Read more…

i HEART conference

watching conference was inspiring {as always} but when cc came home from priesthood meeting  with a great quote from pres. monson’s talk,  i just wanted to make something.  get it out of my system, if you will. “choose your love,  love your choice.” i listened to his great talk and notice’s that a handful of […] Read more…

dear future,

i was recently introduced to my new favorite thing,maybe in the whole world…pinterest… i have been busy putting together ideas and organizing my lists of ideas and things i want to do and make… oh if i had this so long ago!!! cc always talks about all the things he would make if we were […] Read more…