10/21/14

ATL

Okay, so this may seem a little random. And, in a way, it kind of is. But, random or not, I’m moving. At the end of this month.

To…Atlanta!

We move in less than two weeks and I couldn’t be more excited for a new city to explore.

For anyone that’s been following along, Jeff and I moved back to Jax two years ago, after spending a year in Seattle. And while we love the place where we bought our first home, all those years ago, it’s time to move on and explore some other options. So, Atlanta, here we come!

I think ATL is going to be a great place for us to be. And while I’m slightly nervous about moving to a new city, I’m pretty confident that it will be a good match career-wise as well… I already have my first ATL event lined up, so it looks like I’ll be hitting the ground running when I get there. Sharing all the details on that event later this week, for anyone who is interested.

For now, though, I’m just excited to be able to share this little bit of news that I’ve been keeping quiet about for the last couple of weeks. By the way, I’m kind of high-fiving myself (in my head) for not accidentally sharing the news before now. Honestly, it’s been hard to keep tight lipped, but I wanted to be 100% certain, no turning back, that we were FOR SURE moving before I said anything.

So, yeah. Now that the cat is out of the bag, I would love your help with something, if you happen to have a minute or two…I’ve visited Atlanta a handful of times in the past, but I’m still not all that familiar with the different neighborhoods, restaurants, shopping, etc. So, if you have any suggestions for me – cool shops, interesting things to do, the best place to get an ice cream cone, etc – I’d love for you to share.

And if you live in Atlanta, it’d be great to meet up. Bonus points if you are a photographer who likes working with bloggers…I’m looking for a local photographer that would be interested in working with me on some upcoming projects (paid, of course) and beyond.

10/20/14

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You guys know I love flowers, right? Like really, really love them.

And right about now,  I could totally use a big ol’ bouquet of these beauties to kind of hit the reset button. And get Monday off on the right foot.

So let’s kick off the week with a virtual bouquet or two. Here are 16 reasons to fall for fresh flowers..

1. (above) A ‘make your day’ bouquet

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2. floral sprinkles and cocktails

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3. geometric (fresh) flower bracelet

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4. flower cone

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5. 60 second bouquet

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6. the prettiest portrait

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7. a gorgeous floral tablescape

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8. flower blocked bouquet DIY

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9. flower bomb car idea

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10. geometric floating flower wreath

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11. a peachy bouquet

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12. a hanging floral door wreath

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13. cake + flowers (the best combo)

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14. a green and purple freeform centerpiece

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15. a DIY flower ring

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16. and a DIY flower mirror

What do you love most about fresh flowers?

10/16/14

Color Pop

This week I’m in Atlanta…working on something a little bit secretive (that I’ll be able to share soon, I promise). But I wanted to pop in to share some interiors that I’m currently drooling over.

(above) This gorgeous interior! via The Design Files

An Artsy Abode

Nicole Frazen’s space is really inspiring. via SF Girl by Bay

Inspiring Entryway

A lovely entryway. via Oh Happy Day

Gallery Wall

A playful space, filled with cheer. via Handmade Charlotte

Muted Bedroom

A muted bedroom. via The Design Files

Colorful Studio

Further evidence that everything that Emily Henderson does turns to gold. Her studio is gorgeous! via Domaine

Earth Tones

Earth tones. via The Design Files

Rug as Wall Art

Amazing rug as wall art via Ferm Living (found via Decor8)

Have your own interior obsessions this week? I’d love to see what is inspiring you lately.