It’s been about six months since my last Beach House post. Yet, in those months I’ve been in our rental home (that’s nowhere near the beach) more than ever, which has also led me to
This month is filled with lots of travels. Thankfully to places with warm and sunny beaches: Florida, then Mexico, and I’m headed back to Hawaii tomorrow. Good month. But also, I dunno, it reminds me
It’s not that I’m ungrateful for our rental home. I love the skylight and our back yard. The neighboorhood is hilly which is fun for our walks and has some great views. It’s just… our
During all of our moves over the past few years, there’s been one constant goal I’ve had for our home: Keeping the tropical vibe alive. Yup, regardless of proximity to a tropical locale, I’ve been
Well, we did it. We bought a house. Excuse me while I take a long, deep, try not to stress, breath. It’s about a 12-minute drive to the beach, so it’s not technically a beach
So, we are officially house hunting. And we officially had two of THE most perfect houses for us (actually within our price range and not too incredibly far from the beach) get offers the day after
So here’s a fun little fact. We’re actually thinking about maybe thinking about buying a home. Yup. We even looked at a place a few days ago, and I immediately wished I had a fraction
If there’s a shop that’s after my heart, it’s paigeboy prints, a new little art shop with one mission: to turn an average ol’ home into a surf bungalow. Lub dub. Lub dub. Lub dub.
Seeing that we’ve been in our new rental for six months now, I figured it was time to conquer my office: aka make this little room with my desk in it be somewhat aesthetically inspiring
Well, my husband and I just finished our weekly Sunday afternoon ritual: cleaning the house. The house officially smells good, and is cleaned up. For at least another 30 minutes until Levi wakes up. And,
A little rainy day reading in my little cozy reading nook, that is inspiring me to put plants everywhere, go to a flea market, and then design some more stuff. Justina Blakeney. I heart you.
I’m going to do my best to document little wins in my attempt to actually get settled into our new rental. So, here is our master bedroom. Well, one wall of it…that I love. I
Well, after living in our new completely empty rental for the past two weeks, the moving van is coming tomorrow. So, before I drown in a sea of cardboard boxes and packing paper for a
I’m sitting in our home we’re renting, Realizing I haven’t done much to settle in since this post, and am staring out the window at a flattened moving box that has been a makeshift dog
Here’s some late night rambling I wrote after I unpacked our final cardboard box. Giving myself permission to embrace my domestically challenged self, and to always make our place as cozy & beachy as possible.