I am so excited to introduce the blog’s very first guest post!!!! In this post, my lovely friend, Irmak details how she achieves real work-life balance while working from home. Even if you don’t work from home, Irmak dishes out some really phenomenal hacks for achieving more work-life balance. And let’s be real… aren’t we […]

So at some point in my life, I genuinely thought that I was able to effectively and efficiently manage and master multiple tasks with laser accuracy in the same amount of time. When I break it down like that, it sounds soooooo crazy, however, so many of us take on multitasking ALL.THE.TIME. In essence, we’re […]

Color & Pattern This space does such a great job of balancing light neutrals & earth tones. The heavier, warmer colors are predominately low to the ground, which helps to root the space. The more airy parts of this space live a little higher and it helps to develop this happy marriage of light and […]

Word to the wise: Never work with an interior designer! It’s reeeeeeally a stressful process and it’s just not worth the headache. Juuuuuuust kidding! It’s actually a pretty painless process, but there are still some things that you should know. For the first-timer, hiring a designer can be somewhat intimidating so soak up this read […]

We all need it and some of us really struggle to get to it. I’m talking about sleep. I have so many friends who have collectively tried basically all sleep methods. My all-time favorite is the U.S. Army 2-minute sleep trick where you envision a black, velvet hammock while relaxing each muscle in your body […]

I once worked with an interior designer who I’m pretty sure had kenophobia. For those who don’t know, kenophobia is when someone fears empty spaces. Imagine that – an interior designer who fears empty space. He felt the need to fill any and every available space. I seriously mean like every space, which resulted in […]

This round-up of essentials are simple things that I use just to enhance the quality of life. There is nothing life-changing about these things, however, when I don’t have them I feel incomplete (barring a few). I hope that you enjoy this round-up!! #1: Le Labo’s Santal 33 If you are unfamiliar with what Le […]

Guys, we are going through it right now. If you’ve been on my Instagram lately, you know that we are struggling with Camille running around at night. She learned how to escape her crib last week and she is taking full advantage of this new freedom. Jo said that sometime last week he had to […]

It should come at no surprise that raising kids in tandem with having a full time job is challenging. Like crazy challenging – but then again, if you are a parent you most likely already know this. Camille is quite the handful and a lot of the time, Jo & I struggle to maintain a […]

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Few things can instantly transform a space like fresh flowers can. You probably already know how I feel about potted plants, but fresh flowers are different. They are short-lived and so pleasant to gawk at. From the mind of a Louisiana girl living in New York, there is not enough greenery here. One thing IS […]