The Way Life Should Be

Look at the sea, girls–all silver and shadow and vision of things not seen. We couldn’t enjoy its loveliness any more if we had millions of dollars and ropes of diamonds. –Anne of Green Gables As promised, a glimpse into a gorgeous week in Maine. Wondering about the title? That’s the tagline on the state highway … More The Way Life Should Be

Maine.

** It’s opener, out there, in the wide, open air. ** Dr. Seuss A sneak peek of our beautiful trip to Maine, and an update to my favorite map! More to come!

Year in Review

Can you believe another one is gone? The older I get, the faster time seems to go. My guess is that will continue to be more and more true. I’m sitting here sipping a cup of tea and thinking of all of the crazy (and awesome) things that have happened in the last year. Besides … More Year in Review

Good Tidings We Bring

December is always a busy, whirlwind month. I can’t believe the countdown to Christmas is single-digits already. Or that I can count the days on one hand! What a beautiful time of year. Everywhere I turn I’m reminded of the things God has blessed me with and the things I will never stop being thankful … More Good Tidings We Bring

Afternoon Sunshine

Have I mentioned I love, love, love our new apartment? Almost all of our windows face west, so the afternoon sun (when it’s out!) is abundant. It just begs you to take a nap on a chilly autumn Sunday afternoon. Nate and I have been slowly turning the place into a home. Right now, boxes and … More Afternoon Sunshine

A Pile of Paper

I have been feeling so crafty lately. Right now I feel like I could easily cut paper and paint furniture for the rest of my life. In honor of my blog title and of my love for all-things coffee, I have started working on a sweet little set of coffee-themed cards. So far, I love how … More A Pile of Paper