Home Decor

6 Ways to Give Your Kitchen a Facelift

I’ve talked about our home a little here and there and about how we have been remodeling it for several years, one project at a time. Today I am sharing our kitchen facelift! Here is a little background on our home to help you understand why we decided to just do a kitchen facelift rather than an entire remodel. 6 years ago we purchased a 1940’s home in the historic neighborhood of Laurelhurst in Portland, OR. We purchased the home…

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Style & Beauty Travel

One Piece Swimsuits

SHOP MY LOOK:   It’s Wednesday but every day this week felt like a Monday so far. I saw a quote on Pinterest that said “this is the mondayest day ever” and I was like yup, sounds about right!…

Style & Beauty

Mother Denim

SHOP MY LOOK: Happy Monday! The weekends are awfully short aren’t they? We had such a good weekend other than Claire falling and hitting her front tooth pretty hard. She loves to climb and she managed to climb on…

Lifestyle

Spring and To-Do Lists

Today was one of those days where I had a million things on my to-do list and didn’t get to any of them. I went to bed last night feeling motivated to wake up extra early and start my…

Style & Beauty

The Fanny Pack Trend is Back

  SHOP MY LOOK: NOMAD FANNY | EYELET BLOUSE | VINTAGE THRIFTED LEVIS, find similar here, here or here | SANDALS sold out find similar here, here or here | HAT Last week I had the opportunity to collaborate…

Style & Beauty

Red Romper

| SHOP MY LOOK: ROMPER (sold out) Similar Found: here, here, here, or here | HAT here or here in black | SANDALS | PURSE (sold out) Similar Found here, here or here | Hi! It’s sure been a…

Style & Beauty

High Waisted Swimwear

High waisted swimwear, the ultimate “reclaim your pre-baby body” swimwear. These just cover and tuck in all the right places making you feel like a million bucks. Not only that, but they are so classy and modest. Last year…

Style & Beauty Travel

Maui Date Nights

Aloha! Even though we have been home from Maui since Monday, I am still on Island time. I’ve been daydreaming of waking up to the waves crashing on the beach and the Maui sunsets. It was pretty hard to…

Recipes

Romanian Meatball Soup – Ciorba de Perisoare

One of the perks of being eastern European is that my grandmother and mother have some amazing authentic recipes that have been passed down to me. One of my all time favorites is the soup I am featuring in…