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Cozy Touches :: Our Favorite Finds

Cozy Touches :: Our Favorite Finds

As I write this, it’s 41F and clear outside our house, our little cat is sitting at the window I cracked with his nose pressed excitedly against the screen, Scott and I are enjoying coffee, blankets, and cabin socks, and one of the new “fresh cotton sheets” scented candles I picked up is burning in…

All About Firepits

All About Firepits

There’s something magical about gathering around a fire. Even in this day and age of innovative climate control technology, people still love to sit around a fire and warm their bodies and spirits. Our favorite way to enjoy that, aside from our fireplaces, is an outdoor firepit. It’s our favorite way to gather and stay…

Hearth + Hand Favorite Finds

Hearth + Hand Favorite Finds

Those of you who have been around here for a while know we unapologetically love Target. Scott helped design the layout and locations for the first Targets in Hawaii and we anxiously waited for them to get built so we could raid their awesome selection of affordable decor items for the Aloha House. Lucky for…

Our Wish List from Target’s New Project 62 Brand

Our Wish List from Target’s New Project 62 Brand

When we overhauled the Aloha House in Hawaii, we did it on a very definite budget. We managed to get actual hardwood floors and reclaimed wood for our feature wall, marble tiles for the bathroom, and more great features, but a lot of it was contractor overstock and construction leftovers that we had to really…

Poached Cod with Saffron + Tomato

Poached Cod with Saffron + Tomato

I’m a little bit slow at coming to this realization, but something about looking at the calendar yesterday made me stop and realize that summer is halfway over. We’re a week into August and fall officially starts September 22nd. What makes that surprising is our weather. It has been a beautiful breezy and cool summer here in…

S’Mores White Hot Chocolate and Gift Mugs on Tinyprints

S’Mores White Hot Chocolate and Gift Mugs on Tinyprints

We live on a tropical island, so making hot drinks is not always high on the list…until December arrives! And it’s been a gorgeous, beautiful, cool, breezy, rainy December. It’s probably Scott’s and my favorite month on the island. The heat cuts us a break and while the days are warm, the nights are cozy enough…

Try the World :: Spain + Discount Offer

Try the World :: Spain + Discount Offer

You can buy a subscription box for anything these days – beauty products, wine, crafts, you name it – so all the offers out there can seem a little overwhelming! However, when my sister tweeted me a link to Try the World, a subscription box that sends you gourmet goodies from cities around the world, I had…

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