Antique Store Finds

Here is the scene: Dewey, Oklahoma. Site of one of my favorite antique stores, Linger Longer: We have been going to this antique store for years. Every time we visit Oklahoma we make a point to drive to Dewey to go and see what we can find. I think it is a true sign of [...]

Sage Living

Sage Living: Decorate for the Life You Want by Anne Sage has been one of the most interesting design books I have read so far. A lot of design books and blogs stress designing elements in your living space to compliment your lifestyle. Anne Sage takes an entirely different approach and suggests you decorate your [...]

Let’s Take a Moment

I wanted to take a moment to talk about something that happened last week that had a significant impact on me, and many others around the world. The terrorist attack in Manchester at the Ariana Grande concert has left many of us feeling shaken up to say the least. Fear of terrorist attacks in large, [...]

Hillbilly Elegy

  Have you read Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance? It seems like everyone has been reading and talking about this book, which came out late last year. The popularity rose no doubt due to the heightened political climate in the U.S. at the time (plot twist: it will never end). If you're interested, my review [...]

May Favorites

It'sΒ the last week of May - this year just continues to fly by, doesn't it? May is always an interesting month here in Phoenix. It's technically still spring, but you wouldn't know it from the 90+ degree heat that has arrived right on time. It's been windy, but hot air blowing isn't very refreshing πŸ™‚ [...]