10 things making me smile

▴ spotting all three animals laying in one ray of sunshine & then capturing it on film ▴ painting my toe nails for the first time in… five years(!?) and feeling like I have brand new adorable feet polish is ‘Jawbreaker‘ by Palate Polish ▴ this prism that looks like I’m holding a little piece

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support small business!

Hi friends! What a wild couple of weeks it’s been. I’ve been struggling a bit to find my voice in all of this. I don’t want to contribute to the doom and gloom. I figured the best thing I could do right now is continue to do what I’m always here doing and that’s sharing

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how’s it growing!

this post contains affiliate links check out this instagram post for a timeline of this beautiful plant! Back again with another edition of how’s it growing! then & now – I constantly give updates on this plant over on Instagram. Rescued from my parent’s house a few months after my mom passed away, it was

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the beetle + the mourning ring

You know how I have science-based beliefs regarding life and death, how I know that my mom is gone. Dead. Cremated. Mixed with the dirt and the earth. Currently sitting on a shelf, growing into a tree and now swirled into a piece of jewelry I wear. You know how I don’t really believe in

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how to drill holes in planters

this post contains affiliate links face planter I will only plant things in containers with holes in the bottom. Period. No exceptions. You can try to tell me that rocks in the bottom provide proper drainage but I’m not buying it. A way for excess water to escape is the only way to go. Otherwise,

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things I loved in February

This post contains affiliate links. Check out our disclosure policy for more details. ▴ Patterned sheer socks. I don’t know what it is about this style of sock but I am obsessed. Over the years I’ve owned a couple of the polka-dotted pairs but when I saw this set of five I had to order

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10 things making me smile

▴ my valentine’s day flowers matching my silly new vase. ▴ “Aunt Kaylah, I have something for you!” ▴ making something silly just for the fun of it. ▴ this plant I rescued from my parent’s house that is now flowering (the flower opened the day after my mom’s birthday!!! cue the tears.) ▴ Sunday

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how’s it growing!

Back again with another edition of how’s it growing! avocados! I’ve been feeling very encouraged by my baby avocado trees lately. I go through spells with these dudes. Love them for a period of time, then get mad at them for not growing well then I’m back in love. I would like to do a

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