Christmas Prep

Around this time of the year, Zoey and Axel know that Santa and his elves are working overtime to wrap and deliver presents to kids who are nice on Christmas eve. At our home, we are also prepping for Santa’s arrival. Our Christmas tree went up the week before Thanksgiving and the littles were overjoyed to help decorate. … More Christmas Prep

Holiday Ice Cubes

Elevate your holiday drinks with festive ice cubes. Using your favorite seasonal ingredients, they’re such a breeze to make. Your guests will be delighted with the most beautiful and cheery ice cubes they’ve ever seen or taste! Talk about a great conversation starter… I made pomegranate, rosemary, lemon balm and lemon ice cubes. These will … More Holiday Ice Cubes

The Mini-Luxuries

Isn’t life about the little things? The simple touches, the small acts of kindness, the subtle ways to express that you care- they’re all a big part of our happiness. For me, it’s the little quiet moments that I can steal for myself- listening to French Jazz, blogging, polishing my nails, flipping catalogs, sipping lattes, … More The Mini-Luxuries

Mini Pear Pies

I love warm desserts as much as sipping lattes in the fall. The house smells amazing when there’s something sweet baking in the oven. Our Saturdays are usually filled with adventures and we’d be gone for most of the day. During this time of year, we’ll take the kids to farms for pumpkin and apple … More Mini Pear Pies

White Fireplace Mantels

Isn’t this such a good time to start using the fireplace? The mornings are chilly and on some days, it’s damp and gray. Even better! Imagine lounging in a robe, flipping through magazines, listening to French jazz and sipping lattes while enjoying the warmth of a crackling fireplace. Ah- heaven! Unfortunately, most of our fireplaces … More White Fireplace Mantels

The Bucket List

Happy Friday everyone! I’ve been so stationery-obsessed and just wanted to share yet another set by Elum Designs. Like shoes and handbags, a gal can never have enough beautiful stationery, right? This Bucket List pad is perfect as the ultimate desk accessory. Ideal for jotting down life goals, dreams and such. Have a wonderful and … More The Bucket List

Just Imagine…

Summer is coming to an end and it feels bittersweet. We are embarking on a new journey- Zoey is going to kindergarten and I’m starting a new and very exciting professional role tomorrow. The day to day dynamic of our family will change. It’ll probably get a lot busier, much more hectic and the down … More Just Imagine…

Merci Beaucoup

I received the most darling cards from Elum Designs and my heart skipped a beat. They are the cutest ‘Thank You’ cards I’ve ever seen. There is something to be said about things that are minimal, chic and oh so French! Please keep reading for a chance to win some awesome stationery from Elum! Elum Designs … More Merci Beaucoup

Coconut Fig Popsicles

Happy Tuesday! Today, I’m sharing an easy and delicious summer/fall-ish popsicle recipe. You know I love making popsicles and my kids really enjoy them. The ingredients are whole, simple and seasonal. Fall is just around the corner so figs are popping up in the markets now. These Coconut Fig Popsicles are the perfect summer to … More Coconut Fig Popsicles