hello there, weekend.

the weekend is always special to me because we get to have papa around and i *sometimes* get to take a nap! oh, a nap! just saying the word sounds so luxurious. who else hasn’t had a full night of uninterrupted rest in like, 2 years, raise your hand.

the last few weeks have been interesting....

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here’s to happiness – holiday edition {by jacqueline}

here are 10 things about the holidays that make jacqueline terribly happy: secretly listening to holiday music in mid-october… ..and hearing your favorite holiday songs for the first time all year getting december holiday issues of your favorite magazines saying “happy holidays” and giving a big smile to everyone when you’re out and about (and having the sentiment returned!) that first bite of pumpkin pie making a stocking for your pet tracking santa’s trip online watching elf and home alone repeatedly, because once is not enough finding that perfect gift for a loved one… …and the look on their face when they unwrap it thanks for sharing, jacqueline!... Read more

here’s to happiness {by katie}

10 things that make katie terribly happy: my adorable new apartment in berlin… especially my tiny kitchen (lots and lots of cooking and baking!) the love of a wonderful man writing and receiving letters learning and speaking german every day the bright orange pumpkin sitting on my desk fall colours, smells, clothes. the cobblestones that line my little street finding love letters among the vintage postcards at the flea market chatting with my family and friends as if there’s not an ocean between us enjoying a nice cup of tea with my boyfriend on our sunny balcony thanks for sharing, katie!...

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here’s to happiness {by astrid}

10 things that make astrid terribly happy: fall – all the pretty colours outside crafting – a bit obsessed with printing right now unexpected hugs the giddy feeling you have before a tour starts laughing till my tummy hurts family time the smell of cookies baking in the oven booking flights and train tickets lipstick celebrating the good and the tough times together thanks for sharing, astrid!... Read more

here’s to happiness {by caroline}

10 things that make caroline terribly happy: pumpkin in everything- pies, lattes, soups & cookies hearing my favorite song come on the radio the smell of freshly cut grass and freshly squeezed lemons reading a book that leaves a lasting impression bins of fresh flowers at the farmers market having a reason to wear my new trench coat and rain boots splashing around in said trench coast and rain boots being greeted by my husband after a long day’s work the feeling of the wind in your hair while riding a bike knowing that my favorite holidays are just around the corner thank you for sharing, caroline!... Read more