Family, Lifestyle

    This Is Why We Love SD… And We Kinda Forgot About That

    Location: Cardiff By The Sea, California

    There is nothing like the beach in January on a warm day. In the fall and early winter months, I doubt why we moved here… but this right here validates every decision every time.

    After yesterday’s crazy events, (details on my IG post), we are feeling grateful and lucky today to be together. Life is precious!

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    DIY, Family, Lifestyle

    The Chalkboard Wall

    Location: The Old Schoolhouse

    The chalkboard wall was a hit! Every time kids come over, that’s the first thing they rush to do. And I am obsessed with the color. I am having a love affair with green lately and this did just the trick to add a little bit (or a lot) of green in Ezra’s room. This paint is tintable to 12 colors, we chose Schoolhouse Green. You can find it at Read more…

    DIY, Lifestyle

    14 “EASY” Plants + How To Keep Them Alive

    Location: Encinitas, California

    I will not kill these plants. I will not kill these plants. I will not kill these plants. So determined this time around. And after our move, when our giant fiddle leaf fig tree passed to the other side, I decided I just can’t take it anymore! Breaks my heart! (And also my wallet.) But won’t give up on having green life in our home. Just won’t. Yes, they KIND OF stress me out… and sometimes I look the other way when I know they need my attention and I just CAN’T at the moment… BUT the joys outweigh the stresses. For sure. (And hopefully, as my black thumb becomes a lot more green… it won’t be hard at all to keep these beauties around.)

    SO. This time will be different. And here is how: Read more…