confetti art

By Emily. My 5 year old Hayes is “project” obsessed. He loves working on things together whether it’s making cookies, folding towels, or art projects. It brings him so much joy I am always brainstorming fun and easy projects he can handle and we can tackle together. Cal usually ends up joining too, and I feel like the best mom in the world for a few minutes. Here’s an easy one we whipped up recently, confetti art! Here’s what you’ll do: First, you can always buy circular tissue confetti online. As usual I didn’t plan ahead so we ended up … Read more

the nighttime struggle

By Emily. I mentioned a few FRYdays ago that my boys are now sharing a room and bunk bed. For the most part it is going pretty well, but some nights actually getting them to sleep goes over about as well as a pregnant pole vaulter. Summer isn’t helping with it’s erratic bedtimes and incessant popsicle consumption and with school on our heels I am revisiting all I know about a bedtime routine. Here are some things I’ve picked up that are at least creating the illusion of control! Nightlights. water bottles, calming tunes and one accessory that I’m certain will save … Read more

West Elm Sale!

By Jenna. So sorry for all the sale posts this week, we just had to share one more! West Elm is one of my favorite places to shop and when I was perusing on line I noticed some of my favorite items we have in our house are on sale I thought I’d share!Bentwood Office Chair– I’m obsessed with this chair. It’s seriously perfect and I’ve been on the hunt for one for so long! It swivels, changes heights, has wheels and is the perfect tone of white washed wood and grey. Buy it. You know you want to! And also … Read more

beautiful imperfections

Sometimes a company sends you a product and sometimes they spark a real conversation. We are always so happy to work on posts that speak to a deeper level in our eyes and for the AVEENO® DAILY MOISTURIZING SHEER HYDRATION LOTION campaign is definitely one of those. Today they asked us to think about our own beautiful imperfections and share them with you all. To get real, so to speak and challenge ourselves to make a positive change and a step toward greater self-love. Here’s what we shared within our team and wanted to share with you! NICOLE: Like most women, there are countless things … Read more

petite + pois

We’re always happy to find local artists to share with you guys, and today we wanted to give you a peek at Petite + Pois! This shop is a curated collection of original art and custom commissions put together by Holly Addi and we loved adding these pieces to our collections! Here’s how we incorporated them: This bright, graphic piece “Coeurs” adds such a pop of color to any room, but Nicole loves it amongst her own original photography, pictures of her boys, and greenery. For Emily’s piece, this “Tout Va Bien” fits the color scheme of her kitchen and … Read more