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Category: Everyday Life

10 Ways To Beat Those Winter Blues

Who else is so over winter? Ugh, it’s no secret that winter and I have never gotten along.  My happy place involves sunshine, tank tops, sandals, big sunglasses, ponytails, ice-cold drinks, bright morning walks, warm evenings on the patio with friends, and warmth galore.  But somehow the place that I call “home”...


Dancing around just a tiny bit (ok a lot) after booking a sweet mid-century house for my month-long stay to Austin this February.  My friend Kathryne (from Cookie & Kate) agrees that freezing Kansas City winters aren’t for us.  So this year we’re actually doing something about it and packing up our laptops,...

How To Start A Book Club

5 tips on how to start a book club...that's awesome...and that lasts. :)


Happy First Day of Autumn Eve, everyone!  I’m getting ready to take off on a camping trip with my book club in a few hours, but thought I’d pop in a quick “Currently” post before I head out. This month has definitely been a great one, I think in...