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That Time I Met Chip & Joanna Gaines: EcoChic Boutique Design Conference Recap

By On May 20, 2015

So it has taken nearly a month for me to sit down and put into words the excitement and for me, life changing experience that was attending the first annual EcoChic Boutique… Read More



By On May 19, 2015

Growing up I was never really a fan of guacamole… It’s green and goopy. It looked scary. Or maybe I just never had homemade guacamole. Now that I’ve discovered the joy that… Read More

DIY PROJECT- Finishing Wood Beams (1)
Building Our Home

DIY Project: Finishing Wood Beams

By On May 14, 2015

If you’ve followed me on any outlet of social media, you’ve probably noticed that every waking moment of free time lately has seemingly gone towards either sanding, staining, painting, or varnishing some… Read More

Celebrating Women in Agriculture
Women in Agriculture

Celebrating Women in Agriculture: Ashley & Kelly

By On May 13, 2015

Part Three of my Celebrating Women in Agriculture series is here!  I started this series several weeks ago in order to simply celebrate other women in Agriculture. Some of them share many of… Read More

PW Style Carnitas Pizza

PW Style Carnitas Pizza

By On May 12, 2015

Since I am from California, the land of the most delicious and authentic carnitas in the world, every time I hear a recipe involving Carnitas, my ears perk up. When I received… Read More

Letter to my 16 year old self

Happy Birthday to Me: Letter to My 16 Year Old Self

By On May 1, 2015

Today is my birthday. To be more specific, it is my 28th birthday. I know, I’m a baby. But as I quickly approach the end of a decade in my life, I can’t… Read More

Social Media

Sisterhood Tag

By On April 30, 2015

I always enjoy reading blogs that answer random questions about a particular blogger’s life. Even though as bloggers we share so much of our lives, there is always some little known facts about… Read More

Celebrating Women in Agriculture
Women in Agriculture

Celebrating Women in Agriculture: Diane, Jill, & Kim

By On April 29, 2015

Last week I introduced a new series featuring the stories of Women in Agriculture. Some of them share many of the same successes and struggles as I do in my personal story,… Read More


Cashew Chicken

By On April 28, 2015

Back in California, there’s this awesome local Chinese restaurant that I regularly miss getting take out from on nights when I don’t feel like cooking. I miss eating straight from those little… Read More

Kitchen Inspiration
Building Our Home

Building a Home: Kitchen Inspiration

By On April 24, 2015

I don’t know about in your home, but in our home, our kitchen is the heart of our home. I love to cook and I love to have people over. And when… Read More