Articles

  1. Vardehaugen & Their Picturesque Winter Cabin

    When you think of a cabin, what do you picture? Chances are it’s not Vardehaugen’s stunning compact version of the classic winter abode. The Norwegian architecture firm designed the 180 square foot Vindheim Cabin to blend into its snowy landscape. The roof slopes down the ground, doubling … Read More

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  2. Making A Mother: Humor, Anxiety, and A Lot of Weird Body Stuff

    I am at a loss for how to start this blog post so I’ll just tell you that my current status is that of a 6.5 months pregnant person. A walking, talking, waddling ball of hormones. Baby or burrito? This is no longer in question. I … Read More

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  3. Life & Style Icon: Diane Keaton

    Diane Keaton has got style chops. After recently discovering her killer Pinterest profile through Camille Styles, I’m totally hooked on her style (again): the glasses, the high-waisted trousers, the tuxedo-inspired ensembles, the wide brim hats. Turns out, Ms. Keaton has an equally classic taste in interiors. Plaid … Read More

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  4. Sporty Spicin’ It: I’ll Tell You What We Want (More Sneakers!)

    Although it’s not quite sandal weather here, it’s warm enough to start showing our ankles in Minnesota. That means it is time to dust off the ole shoe collection and start having a little more fun with accessories. While the shoe trends for this season have something for everyone, … Read More

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  5. Finding Your Happy Place At Home (+ A Giveaway)

    ** THIS GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED ** Oasis, refuge, port in the storm, haven, retreat, sanctuary, happy place. Whatever you want to call it, all of us need a place to escape from all the noise of the outside world and find some sense of peace. No … Read More

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  6. March Reading Edit

    Can you feel it?? That’s the natural high of Spring, you guys. Maybe it’s the melting snow or the rising temperature or that this year I’ve finished handing off all my tax documents early, but I am feeling extra hopeful and excited for the upcoming season. This month’s … Read More

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  7. Why It’s Time to Be Breaking Up With Your Followers

    This week started out a little crazed, no? I don’t know about you, but when I turned on my phone Monday morning, my Instagram feed was full of apocalyptic behavior. People were saying tearful goodbyes, making pleas to “stay together” and begging me to TURN ON NOTIFICATIONS. … Read More

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  8. Shopping Global While Staying Local

    Spring is in the air, which means for a lucky few: spring break. A chance to get away from the everyday and experience an adventure or maybe a new culture. Lately, I’ve been dreaming about blue skies, blue water and sun-drenched streets. Alas, there is no escaping … Read More

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  9. 10 Vintage Bathrooms You’d Be Lucky to Inherit

    Did you inherit a vintage bathroom full of colored tile? Consider yourself lucky enough to hit the decor jackpot. Vintage bathrooms are totally back in… or did they ever really go out of style? Maybe not, at least in some of our minds. Here’s candy-colored visual … Read More

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  10. Rough Lips, Knees, Elbows & Toes? Two Ways to Fight It.

    Oh, to live a life with dry skin. ‘Tis an itchy and flaky existence, and for me, it seems perpetual dryness is my white whale of a beauty problem. No matter how much green tea and water I drink, ladies behind the makeup counter shove ultra moisturizing … Read More

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  11. Easter at Home: Our Table & Menu Plans

    We’re hosting Easter this year and like many of you– I can only assume– are just now getting plans in order! The only thing I’ve done so far is buy a wreath for the door. And that made me feel like a real adult who hosts … Read More

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  12. The 411 On Your Inner Control Freak, Illustrated through Animated GIFS

    “Beam me up, Scotty.” It’s 6:30am and I’m about to board a weekly flight to Dallas. Same gate; same airplane; same crew, and a handful of the same passengers. I walk through the gate and on to the jetway. I place my right foot in the middle of … Read More

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