I'm delighted that you're here! My heart behind this blog is to invite you into my daily life, the things I am most excited about, the lessons I am learning, and the beautiful things I am capturing. I invite you to pour yourself a warm cup of coffee or sweet tea and stay awhile! I hope this space is an encouragement and inspiration to you!


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for the heart



Welcome to my new website, friends! I’m delighted to share this space with you. As I type this, I’m snacking on a bowl of cereal and enjoying a cozy night in with Dillon. I’m wrapped up in my favorite quilt because New England winters are cold, y’all. As you peruse my website, you may notice something […]


February 23, 2019

A Camera and a Clipboard

For the Heart

North Carolina has been on my mind a lot lately. When I came upon this love letter, penned by my friend Lara, I immediately tucked it away to share in the future. I live most days with “Carolina on My Mind” – James Taylor and Southern Weddings would be proud. As such, Lara’s sweet snippet […]


February 6, 2019

A Love Letter to North Carolina


One of the biggest things that stands out to me about our trip to Raleigh in November is the way I learned about hospitality, creating a home, and welcoming others from my friend Stephanie. She and her husband Rob generously hosted Dillon and I for the entire week in their beautiful home. Stephanie and I […]


January 15, 2019

Thoughts on Hospitality