naming the babe


if you’re a human girl, chances are you have kept a mental or a literal list of baby names you’ve liked over the years. i had a really long one full of cute ass names for all my cute ass babies i’ve been storing as i’d hear them for quite some time now.

i wanted to make this post “how to name your baby”, but every couple is different and i won’t probably be of any help, so this is just how we did it.  Read More

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happy weekend


we’re heading to new mexico today! super excited to spend a week away from my to-do lists and work. but i think it might be real cold for us there so hopefully i can survive. we’re spending the first leg in santa fe (we’re planning to do little day trips like to taos and to georgia o’keefes house), then two days in albuquerque before we visit white sands and fly home. v excited! follow along on instagram to keep up with the trip, gonna update on the blog when we’re back.

have a good weekend! now some links before i go…  Read More


custom printed everything


i’ve always fantasized about designing my own products (and owning my own boutique, and being a talk show host…), so i’m really excited to partner with shutterfly today to show you how i made my own “collection” of products, that i’ve literally scattered all over my house and couldn’t be more personalized to my own taste! Read More


fudgy chewy salty brownies


if you follow me on instagram stories, you know i have been baking a lot of brownies during my pregnancy — and after a lot of recipe testing, i have totally found my favorite one for life.

i am obsessed with these — i really like fudgy brownies more than gid, who prefers the cakier kind, so i give him all the edges and he’s happy. these are so fudgy, so chewy, so rich — and i upped the amount of salt from the original recipe to give them a little extra saltiness which i love.

when you see how much butter and sugar goes in, you’ll see they’re the opposite of healthy — but like, in a good way.
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happy weekend


hi! thanks so much for all your sweet comments on the kitchen reveal this week. so fun to finally just be done with it (and to move onto the next room). we got so much done on the babys room last weekend that this weekend we might not do as much. we’re going out of town next week on our babymoon to new mexico, i am v excited to take a break! did i already ask if you guys have any tips? i feel like i might have.

also did you see get out yet? it’s so good, go see if you haven’t.  Read More

interiors / roundup

cool nursery art


while i’ve been planning the nursery i’ve found some cool, modern, and like, not corny art that fits in the baby’s room without being all lame and overstimulating. here are 12 art prints i love that strike a good balance between kid appropriate and adult friendly.  Read More