When I think of 2015, I think of how beautiful our messy, imperfect lives are, because they are creative and unique and ours. I remember many joyful occasions. Birthdays, the growth of our business, milestones reached, conversations with friends. I also remember sadness. Watching friends suffer over the loss of a loved one, the feeling… Continue reading Simplify in ’16
Wondering how to make super moist turkey? Start here! Nobody wants to eat a dry bird! These are step by step instructions for creating a brine to soak your turkey in to create a tender moist, pleasing main dish for your Thanksgiving feast! Step 1: Start with 1 gallon of vegetable broth. Step 2: Add… Continue reading Time for the Brine!
Okay, I know, spaghetti is not a new idea, but here is the story of how it became a new tradition for our family. We were all in the throws of the Thanksgiving and Christmas season about five years ago. We had literally just moved out of our second home and into our third, which… Continue reading Spaghetti – Crafting a New Family Tradition
We bought our house exactly one month before our wedding. From entertaining, to crafting, to full on renovating, this house was a big project for newly weds. But we learned how to work together, what styles we liked, and that we really could do most of the renovations ourselves! There’s something very rewarding in doing… Continue reading The Crafting Begins: Our First Home
We live in South Carolina. The temperatures are usually pretty mild, and we love it. I’m not usually a fan of winter, unless there’s snow, because I’m just not crazy about the cold. The past two weeks have been pretty amazing here though. We had three days of beautiful snowfall almost two weeks ago, then… Continue reading Speaking of Spring