sharing a favorite project from last summer: these hard working, multi-purpose rooms are so much more than a water closet. despite their size, they are often the smallest room in the house, that comes to our aid in so many cases, so i think it deserves to be wonderful!
recently from the porch . . .
SOMETHING NEW IN THE NEIGHBORHOOD
since moving to atlanta, we’ve often said that we were in need of a great neighborhood bakery; now that we have one + one of the best in atlanta to boot, believe it when i say: i’m a wholehearted regular.
A WRITER’S LIFE FOR ME
i found my own imagination refreshed during our visit as i breathed in the fresh mountain air + rain along the way. i could easily see how this place was a refuge for a writer + could imagine him walking through these beautiful woods in search of the thoughts that would give way to his words.
FRIDAY MOVIE NIGHT
once you set up a space for family movie night magic, you need only to cover a few small details to ensure the memories last!
CENARE A ALICI
we can’t wait to go back to this enchanting escape of a restaurant + we wish a great first year to the staff, chefs + patrons! it was a delightful evening in the dining room that was filled with excited restauranteurs, family + friends.
every ounce of curious, friendly + merry as we imagined he would be. that personality coupled with his loyal companionship continues to thrill us as he shadows us around faithfully, is always up for an adventure or making a new furry friend + lives for a task to do or job to assist us with.
TAILGATES ARE PORCHES TOO
when our girls started playing soccer, it was initially every bit the overload we expected from the youth sport. fields teeming with kids, families, dogs, strollers, coaches + referees. year two, covid was still having its effect on the day to day + our two girls either had practice simultaneously or an occasional same match […]
PRETTIES | DINNERPLATE DAHLIAS
when i met my first dahlia, it was a massive, decorative bloom with milky pink petals like flames pointing out from the center. it was the size of my head, no exaggeration. after learning these are called dinnerplate dahlias, i began to dream of seeing more of these whimsical beauties, + eventually of growing my […]
PANACHE | APRICOT CORNETTO
it took all these years for me to finally find a croissant even close to worthy of an attempt at recreating this ultimate wanderlust inducing treat.