Category: Notes to Self

A Reminder That Less Can Be More

It’s only Nov. 13, but there’s no denying that the holiday season is here. IN FULL FORCE. The stores are crazy busy with holiday shoppers. Gift guides are a plenty. My inbox is full of daily sales and deals that are too good to pass up. Pinterest and Instagram are…

What’s On My Summer Bucket List

I’m reading (and loving!) everybody’s seasonal bucket lists right now, so I decided to jump on the bandwagon. It has been a few years since I’ve written and shared a proper wish list for any season – I had a lot of fun putting this one together, and it surprisingly…

This is 30 | New Decade, Same Me

“Old soul, waiting my turn / I know a few things, but I still got a lot to learn.” – Kacey Musgraves   I originally had this big post planned out to commemorate my 30th birthday today, but obviously I trashed that. So, here we are! Trying to keep it…

Goodbye, 2018!

Well, we’ve arrived folks – it’s Christmas weekend! So for me and this little space, it’s also time to say goodbye, 2018!   This is my last post of the year, and let me just be totally honest – I’m pretty damn excited about that. My lack of inspiration and…

Lessons Learned After 4 Years of Home Ownership

Four years ago today, we officially became home owners! I’ll never forget the sunny, mid-40-degree December day. That’s pretty rare for Wisconsin this time of year, so we considered it a good omen! Home ownership is not something that Ryan and I take for granted. We worked really hard that…