Posts Categorized: Relax

Saturday cartoons


How was your long weekend? To start ours off, Matt and I woke up and watched Saturday morning cartoons. As silly as that sounds, it’s something we’ve been wanting to do ever since we heard about Spoons, Toons and Booze, offered by Nitehawk Cinema in Williamsburg.  When you think about it, as a kid, it… Read more »

The weekend is here!


My darling readers, happy Friday! What do you have planned for the next couple of days? I’m excited to kick back and relax—and also to cook up some homemade blueberry pancakes. Last weekend, I picked 10+ pounds and while we ate through a lot of them, we still have so many more! (Note: This is… Read more »

Finding the calm


What do you do to add peaceful moments for yourself into your day, your week, or your month? After reading this thoughtful post by Megan Gilger over at The Fresh Exchange, I realized: Finding the calm is something I need to start prioritizing…now. I actually used to be very good at squeezing in time that… Read more »

View from the road


I know I said I wasn’t going to blog about my trip to Ireland and Paris until next week, but then Kate posted the image above and I couldn’t resist. What an amazing reminder—in the midst of a chaotic day/week/month—to stop, even for a minute, and appreciate the view.  The shot directly beneath Kate’s image… Read more »

Old school


When you have down time, what is your favorite way to unwind? Do you relax with a cup of tea? Call a friend? Do you cook? When I saw these photos from Fallon Elizabeth over at A Lovely Being, I felt instantly nostalgic for pure and simple ways to relax. I also love the vintage… Read more »