Approaching One Year of Marriage

Today’s post is short and sweet. Just a few reflective thoughts.  I’m approaching one year of marriage already! Wow!  Time flies when you’re having fun!  I can not empathize enough how remaining a team is paramount to a healthy relationship. People often forget the joy in team work.  I find it fun to work together.…Read more »

Outdoor Entertaining – with a hygge twist

Summer is just around the corner and I couldn’t be more excited!  The world is blooming and ready for adventures.  I enjoy sunshine, being outside and I love to entertain guests.  Summer isn’t exactly your notoriously cozy “sweater weather”.  So here are a few suggestions to elevate your summer patio decor with my favorite hygge accents.…Read more »

The Easiest Hot Buttered Rum Recipe

On rainy or snowy days nothing chases those blues away quite like hot buttered rum.  This epic and cozy drink will certainly boost everyone’s hygge spirits.  When I get home after a long day at work I don’t want to whip up an entire batter for only one hot buttered rum drink.  So I started experimenting…Read more »

A Little Cat-itude – my Gatsby’s take home advice on Hygge

Cats are born experts in hygge even though they don’t know it.  My cat Gatsby is a food goblin, a relaxation guru and the king of bounding around the house.  In typical cat fashion he does only the activities that make him happy.  As a result his inner hygge shines brightly.  He enjoys comfort food…Read more »