Getting Started with Bullet Journaling

Towards the end of last year, I decided to pick up journaling after buying some beautiful Cloth & Paper goods for a gift and getting inspired by the whole journaling space. I had several blank notebooks collected over the years that needed some love, so this was perfect…

Ruggable Cushioned Pad Review

Last updated on September 29th, 2021 at 10:46 pmIf you’ve read my classic Ruggable and plush Ruggable rug reviews, you’ll know that I’m a fan of their washable rugs. We were in the market for a kitchen floor covering, so we tried out the new(er) Ruggable cushioned pad…

Monday Musings

Last updated on February 21st, 2021 at 07:36 pmAbove: Photo from Alex Hu via Unsplash. I wish our homemade dumplings looked as good as these do! Happy holiday weekend Monday – hope you had a great Lunar New Year, Valentine’s Day and/or Presidents Day! Year of the Ox…

Monday Musings: January 6, 2021

Header image from Mike Stoll via Unplash. What a start to 2021. This past week has been a rollercoaster, from high of Georgia’s senate election results (Stacey Abrams is a national treasure) to the terrorizing attack in our nation’s capital. Sad, embarrassing and chilling – and unfortunately, I…

Monday Musings

Last updated on January 2nd, 2021 at 09:47 pmAbove: Currently on my IRL reading list – Dune, Harry Potter Knitting Magic, Vogue Knitting Quick Reference, Barack Obama A Promised Land, and (not pictured) American Royals.

2020 Year in Review: Home & Health

Last updated on January 4th, 2021 at 10:46 pmAbove: Celebrating ‘Toy Day’ (Christmas Eve) in Animal Crossing New Horizons. Part two of my 2020 hits & misses series. My first one was about clothing & accessories, and part three will be about sewing & projects. Enjoy!

Monday Musings

Last updated on February 23rd, 2021 at 10:32 pm“An Oral History of the World’s Biggest Coupon” (NYTimes) A retrospective on the ubiquitous Bed Bath & Beyond coupon mailers, from its specific Pantone shade of blue to how it evolved into representing the brand itself. Side note: of course,…

Monday Musings

Last updated on February 23rd, 2021 at 10:32 pmAbove: Photo by Avery Evans via Unsplash, featuring my absolute favorite kitchen item: the Fellow Stagg Kettle. Happy Quilt-mas! Broadcloth Studio & Art Gallery Fabrics (AGF) teamed up for Quiltmas, 12 days of free holiday quilt block patterns from several…


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