A Seder Spread

A Seder Spread

Pillowy green grass, pollen stained shoes, cool breezes, & cloudy blue skies - that’s what comes to mind when I think of Easter. Each Spring my alma mater puts on an annual Easter Pageant portraying the life of Jesus; most importantly His crucifixion & spoiler alert: resurrection. Each of the four years I attended, you [...]

Join the Confetti Revolution

Join the Confetti Revolution

Confetti Day turned 6 this year! And it was my first in Tennessee! I love reflecting as it traces the faithfulness of the Lord. Reminisce with me for a quick sec? Last year on Confetti Day I had a Zoom interview with my current employer that moved me to where I've wanted to live since, [...]

{heart}cuterie

{heart}cuterie

I took a breath as I crossed the threshold of the coffee shop, scanning the room for the face I had only seen in a photograph. When my eyes finally landed on his, it was comical that we were dressed the same. I in my short-sleeved chambray dress, and he in an almost identical denim [...]

Disco-ing into 2022!

Disco-ing into 2022!

This could be the start of something new 🎵Troy & Gabriella (& also me) I hadn't thought of High School Musical as a New Year's Eve movie until this year but I am here for it! Since my dream of attending a swanky NYE party came true last year I was all for a pj [...]

Christmas Crafternoon

Christmas Crafternoon

Who? I am forever grateful for roomies & friends who go along with my confetti shenanigans! Callie & I recently christened the new apartment with an afternoon of friends and DIY projects aka Christmas Crafternoon! And if you’re a little intimidated by the thought of hosting a party I think even Callie (who hadn’t hosted [...]

A D V E N T 2 0 2 1

A D V E N T  2 0 2 1

I said it last year & I'll say it again this year - I am so glad our calendar wraps up with Advent & Christmas. If you are familiar with the big "C" Church calendar you know that Advent begins the Sunday after Thanksgiving & goes through Christmas Eve. Then Christmas Day starts Christmastide which [...]

DIY Laternefest

DIY Laternefest

And at last I see the lightAnd it's like the fog has liftedAnd at last I see the lightAnd it's like the sky is newAnd it's warm and real and brightAnd the world has somehow shifted What do Laternefest and Rapunzel have in common? Their origins are found in Germany & lanterns are a glowing'! [...]

Basic Invite Stationary Party!

Basic Invite Stationary Party!

I miss the days of paper invites to parties, don't you? Growing up, the birthday party invitations were half the fun of throwing the party! Whether purchased or DIY'd, mom & I had so much fun sending out mail to match the theme of my parties perfectly. For my first sleepover, mom went so far [...]

Flamingo Jingle

Flamingo Jingle

Dashing through the sand in flip flops & sunscreen, running toward the waves out here on the beach, hey! It is almost Christmas in July, people! As you know, I love Christmas, but I rarely make an exception to celebrate any time before Thanksgiving. Christmas in July is one of those rare occasions so let's [...]

Popsicle Partyyy

Popsicle Partyyy

Ain't no party like this popsicle party 'cuz this popsicle party don't stop! I am really into popsicles right now. Maybe it's just the summertime talking, but I just love the idea of them, ya feel? I had been on the hunt for popsicle molds because I've been wanting to make my own. I stumbled [...]