Giving Thanks

We’ve received so many sweet messages from our friends and family since we got the news that Evan will have to battle cancer once more. We’re so thankful for the outpouring of love and support, and it’s this encouragement and our faith in God that will carry us through this battle again. We are both…

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October Blooms

Autumnal flavors and colors of the season are popping up in markets and groceries everywhere. Coffees and desserts with maple, cinnamon, nutmeg, and allspice abound (not to mention the ever-popular pumpkin!). As far as Fall colors, wardrobes, decor, and flowers all begin to showcase deep wines and burgundy reds, spicy cinnamon and turmeric shades, and…

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Flower Game

When we did our bouquet post a few weeks ago, we had the idea to make it a continuing feature and do one per month. We want to keep the same elements across posts: Using seasonal flowers/greenery Making three similar but unique bouquets Sticking to a rough budget of $10 for purchased flowers (reuse what…

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Home Sweet Home

Remember when we said that we had something special in the works when we posted this photo a few weeks ago? Well, as life would have it, we’re still working on that little project, and we’ve decided to do a two-part post so we can share what is in the works now and once it’s complete! To…

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Beadle Box

We’re blessed to live in our favorite area of Phoenix. To us, Arcadia and Arcadia Lite are comprised of the perfect blend of old and new. Old neighborhoods with charming and unique homes, well-established restaurants and coffee shops, and proximity to dozens of things to do both downtown and around the Valley. On the newer…

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Going Green

“The earth laughs in flowers” – Ralph Waldo Emerson Arranging flowers has always brought me so much joy. Rather than picking pre-arranged bouquets, I opt for selecting a few different flower bundles to arrange myself and gift. I even decided to make my own wedding bouquet that I truly couldn’t have been happier with. I…

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Futuro

This past weekend was filled with everything good – time with friends and family, good food and coffee, productivity, and rest. We found ourselves returning to not one but two coffee shops that we hadn’t been to in a while, one of these being Futuro.   With limited art and color on the walls, one’s…

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