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I totally have a blog crush on smitten studio. Sarah Sherman Samuel’s aesthetic is fresh, graceful, fun and, basically, just makes me smile…

like here…. 9 more words


Stay With Me

Staying is hard.

As much as we want to try to simplify that concept, it will always be hard.

But it’s so necessary.

Staying to face our insecurities, staying when things get hard, staying when it’s not fun. 835 more words


I’m sitting silently in a room right now after what was one of the most emotionally painful nights of my life.

It was one of those nights where you willingly push yourself ahead to be bruised and battered, to be ruined deep inside. 418 more words

The Ultimatum

While I was in the throes of misery, I did the dumb thing.

I issued the ultimatum.

Her or me.  If he couldn’t let her go, I would leave. 347 more words


First Moments of San Francisco.

Well, it had to eventually happen.

We had to leave our beloved new family in Anaheim and move onto San Francisco. Originally, we weren’t sure how to go about it – there were so many options! 250 more words



“When you stay with something instead of walking away, it builds something new inside of you, something solid and weighty, something durable. But you do have to wait for it. 756 more words

Home Trend Alert: Industrial Chic

Industrial chic is a trend with staying power, as what was formerly seen mainly in lofts, where the high ceilings and open ductwork provide a great canvas, has made its way into the mainstream – and into the suburbs – with a variety of pieces that can be woven into existing designs and still make an impact. 9 more words