Wonder | 2020

Wonder | 2020

Annnnd Happy New Year! The month of December went hurtling past, as I was sick-ish all month long.  All is well, and tests were clear and Christmas was just as magical…it was just FAST. The under-the-weather vibe did bring with it a sense of slowing down, and...
Wonder | 2019

Wonder | 2019

There is just something about this time of year.  For me, it stirs up childhood memories of Santa and my mom and magic and excitement… And wonder. We napped under Christmas plaid. We made enough hot chocolate for us and Santa’s elves that was always too...
The Birthday Cake

The Birthday Cake

It was the Friday night before Ava’s tenth birthday. Keep in mind we were having a small celebration, nothing fancy, on Saturday, with our family and a few of her close friends.  There would be fun pink snacks and pizza ordered, a little shopping, and a spend...
The Market on Chapel Hill Displays

The Market on Chapel Hill Displays

We had blast at this year’s Market on Chapel Hill… After my decision to turn PI into a design studio, we brought way less.  We stuck to my typical palette of wood/white focal pieces and mixed in some accents and smalls. Our backs mostly thanked us.  ...
Jekyll Island, Part Two

Jekyll Island, Part Two

If you missed reading the first part of our trip to Jekyll Island, Georgia, you might want to start here. Like I mentioned, the trip was magical for us.  The perfect family getaway at just the right time.  I wanted to share a little bit more about our days, and the...
Jekyll Island, Georgia

Jekyll Island, Georgia

On a Thursday afternoon, the kids and I loaded my car and took a little drive.  As with most trips, I drove with music blaring and the sunroof down.  They sing along or play games with headphones in until their little heads topple over, heavy with sleep.   We...