Just popping in to say we had a baby boy this Sunday morning after a long and dramatic weekend. We are all doing great. Brain still soooo foggy, but so happy. I have posts lined up from contributors to keep the blog going while I recover and hang with my new boy. Thanks so much for all the well wishes everyone! Back soon. xx Nicole … [Read more...]

SHOP SHOP | Pastellica Spring Palette.

Spring stuff. Gimme all the pink and green and yellow things in the world please. 1. The perfect Summer Jean // God how I miss jeans. 2. Raffia Table Runner // raffia all year baby! 3. Neon trimmed linen napkins // amazing, don't match em! 4. Croate Print // I loved Croatia, it always feels like the 70's + those colors! 5. Black plates // always need something black! I'm loving black plates, they make food look like art! 6. Handmade mugs // I'm sucker for mugs, who isn't! I don't have more than 2 that match though. 7. Blanket // want two, one for each kids bed. 8. Cup // handmade 9. … [Read more...]

Stuff I liked on the internet this week.

Everything I liked on the internet this week! I love doing this, I just don't always get the time. Hope you enjoy it.  Domaine posted stills from all our favorite Mad Men sets. Wasn't just disappearing into such an aesthetically beautiful world half the fun of Mad Men? What was your favorite set? I loved Roger's office, Pete and Trudy's Park Avenue Apartment, and of course, Don and Megan's super cool pad! Megan's boho place out in LA was also a favorite. See them all.  As much as I think Don Draper is the best looking man alive, I have a major MAJOR crush on Roger. The Museum of the … [Read more...]

On Inconceivable Loss.

This weekend our community suffered the most intense tragedy in memory. Seven siblings were killed in their bedrooms as fire ripped through their home on Friday evening. Their mother and sister survived by jumping out the second floor windows after struggling to rescue her children and are now in critical condition. Loss like this is inconsolable, inconceivable. I didn't know whether to acknowledge it on the blog and social media, because it's so heartbreaking and huge, or to avoid it, because it's so personal and close to home. David and I have been grappling with this, with difficulty, … [Read more...]

NOSTALGIA | Where happiness lives online.

Because it's Monday and we need to see floofy things. Some brands are more than just products we consume, some brands are ingrained into our psyches. They trigger nostalgia, are part of our childhoods and make us feel warm inside. That's when you know that they have been doing their marketing thing right, even if they are killing us softly. Is their anything more American, more classic, than Coca Cola? It's symbolic, it's iconic. So much so, that images of Coke bottles, cans, caps, logo, have transcended consumerism. They evoke memories of 4th of July, smiling singing good looking hipsters, … [Read more...]