Workshops combine two of my favorite things: creating and togetherness. Now add Christmas to the mix and I’m in my own personal heaven. I have a sneaking suspicion I’m not the only one who feels this way. Last week, Briana and I got together to do a simple shoot for the upcoming Winter Workshop. It was so much fun and surprisingly relaxing. I would like to thank Taylor Swift, decaf espresso, and the delicious leftover hazelnut coffee cake for making it a wonderful experience had by all.
Here’s a sneak peek of what you can expect at the upcoming workshop. (Scroll down for more info & a link to snag your seat!)
Hello, velvet ribbon. You sweet thing, you. We’ll have a few different colors to choose from for the color block ornaments. Can I tell you a secret?… The “presents” in this photo consist of the following: a box of gf egg noodles, costco toothpaste, and a cookbook.
Join me on Wednesday, November 30th as we kick off the Christmas season with a simple, elegant approach to decor.
What we’ll cover in the workshop:
What you’ll walk away with:
Hope to see you there, friend!
For the first decade of my adult life, I lived in apartments where the guest room also doubled as the living room, office, or unorganized storage room, etc. During those years the best I had to offer was often a Costco air mattress and a sound machine. And yet, (past guests, feel free to set the record straight here) it didn’t keep us from having a blast hosting family and friends. At the end of the day, all people need to feel welcome in your home is your relaxed, welcoming vibe and the good food you put in their belly.
I’ve been mulling this post over and over in my mind for weeks now. Can I be honest with you right off the bat? I’m terrified to let my work self and my mom self collide. I’m terrified to offend you or discourage you, that you might think differently of my work, or judge me as a soon-to-be mother. The role of mom vs/and the role of career is one of the most tender topics women face.