summer school

When you’re gearing up to try something new, whether it be jumping off a cliff into a cool lake, expecting your first child, or buying a new home, you need a cheerleader in your corner. You know, a hype girl saying you got this! It’s going to be great! You can do it! I’m here […]

This week, we’re talking about creating rituals in your home. I rounded up some things that bring comfort and joy in my home, along with a few rituals I would love to develop. We don’t need a special occasion for fresh flowers or linen napkins. Light the candle. Turn on the lamps. Let’s make every day feel […]

Yesterday we talked extensively about purging and cleaning and organizing. But we all know ACTION is what really gets things done. So each week we’re giving a little homework assignment on Tuesdays (do you feel like you’re in summer school yet?) to work on that week. Honestly you can make these as simple or challenging […]


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