a life full of less, but better.


August 2015

easy summer recipes to trick people into thinking you know what you’re doing 

I'm the laziest cook on the planet. I love to cook. I think it's fun, it calms me down, and I do a lot of good thinking while I chop onions (and if I need a good cry...well, you know).... Continue Reading →

feminist {wedding} friday: grooms tell all

Here's the newsflash: I (much like, I would suspect, many grooms in this country) care about my wedding day. I have opinions, feelings, likes and dislikes about a lot of the elements of the big day. The color difference between sea foam and mint for ties, slate or steel for the suit color, trying to not worry about the sun in my eyes at an outdoor wedding. I do think about these things. They do matter to me.

simplify 101: personal finance for {almost} grownups

  Here's a confession for y'all: I spend money on dumb things sometimes. A lot of the time, actually. Marshall and I are emotional spenders--when we have a bad day, or a good day, or a mediocre day, we shop, we... Continue Reading →

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