January Pattern Haul

I know I’m not the only one who loses their shit when we find a $1 pattern sale. So, here are the patterns I picked up!

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My Personal Affirmations for 2018

I used to think that affirmations were a bunch of hooey. Something that weird hippies did to make themselves feel better and to “manifest” some mysterious good ju-ju in ether. After a funky year full of stress, depression, and overall bad ju-ju, I’m willing to take what I can get ūüôā

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Mid-Winter Pick Me Up

Here in Michigan, we’ve been saved from the Bomb Cyclone that the East Coast has received, but that hasn’t meant we’ve been spared from the grips of winter. It has been bitterly cold, barely making it in to the teens for the past three weeks. This has meant that I haven’t gone outside much save […]

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My Black Friday Haul

Confession: I’m a recovering shopaholic. I have gone nuts (and racked up quite a bit of debt) going shopping in the past and I loved going on Black Friday with my friend. This year however, my relationship to shopping and to my burden of debt has changed. Rather than buy things simply because of a […]

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six things i learned about myself from housesitting.

i am way messier than i thought. when you’re one¬†person and you still feel like you’re constantly picking up after a mess you made, i think¬†it puts your¬†disorganized¬†self on¬†full display. i value cleanliness more than i show. i¬†feel energized by tidyness, and always feel drained¬†when coming home to my¬†hot mess of a bedroom. it gives […]

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knowing when to step back.

“you’re so busy!” “you’re always on the go.” “you do so many things.” can quickly turn into.. “we were going to invite you, but we knew you were busy.”¬† “i never see you any more.” “it’s been months since we talked.”¬†

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