here’s to happiness, round 2 {by jaime}

let’s bring these back, shall we? a few days ago this little happy list was emailed to me and it made me beyond happy to read. i’d almost forgotten how much i enjoy all of your happy lists.

jaime’s little list of 10 things that make her terribly happy: the feel of my husbands feet on mine, under the covers a bunch of freshly picked sunflowers a really good cry holding newborn babies the fresh, cool feel of the ocean on a summer day reading under a blanket while it’s raining outside being able to cook or bake with no deadline an energizing run chocolate milkshakes zucchini flowers at the farmers market oh gosh, that’s a good one!... Read more

erin from reading my tea leaves asked me to take some photos  of my downtown for a series she’s doing on her cute blog.  when i took my camera out last week i couldn’t help but notice  an appropriate and festive theme around capitol hill. oh, how we love dc. happy 4th of july everyone! and you can see the rest of my downtown photos on erin’s cute blog, here.... Read more


the darling lyndsey from the stationery place  sent us the cutest house warming gift when we moved  a few months ago!  don’t you just wish you had her handwriting? i do. she also asked me to write about my favorite stationery products for her blog — read my stationery thoughts here. {mind you, i don’t know anything about stationery– i recommend you browse around lyndsey’s stationery blog  if you want to find out the good stuff!} … ... Read more