CREATE … reusable/recycled gift wrap + fresh greens

We have our fair share of traditional gift wrap on hand for my little wrappers at Christmas but I love to package gifts with natural and reusable materials. I have a tendency to collect hoard any interesting packing material through the year to reuse for gift wrap and...

INSPIRATION … Simple, festive decor.

Below are some inspiration favorites for festive decor. I like to keep the decorations simple and mostly natural so they will work well until the end of January. I’m especially fond of using our natural sycamore branches and bark for a winter woodland...

Shopping with a social mission in mind.

With the shopping season upon us it’s inspiring to find so many people doing good in this world and focusing on intentional meaning as a driving force for their business practices and livelihood. I have an ever-growing list of...

NEST … CREATE … NOURISH |favorites lately

These two dishes made a recent road trip a little more enjoyable! I actually made this curried hummus and the quinoa salad to take to our family’s Easter celebration but since Emma was under the weather, we weren’t able to make it for Easter. Instead we...