• How to Host the Best Backyard BBQ

    Hosting even a small gathering has become more of a special occasion than ever before. Low-key backyard bbq’s included. So in anticipation of having a couple of friends over this weekend (who have also been safely quarantining), we put together our hosting plan that you can easily replicate for your next get together. Can’t wait for you to try the signature cocktail (that readily converts to a mocktail!):

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  • Pack Picks: Fit Fam Essentials

    If you were to tell me that at the beginning of lockdown we would come out of quarantine committed to every day fitness and a healthy lifestyle, I would have snickered with a donut in my mouth. But alas, here we are, 72 consecutive days and counting. So if you’re ...

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  • Sunday Scrolls: July 12th

    Did you know today is National Simplicity Day? I’m a sucker for those National Day calendars that share all of the oddball holidays because I live for any reason to celebrate. So in an effort to keep it simple – let’s get right to the best finds of the week. ...

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  • What Happens When You Delete Social Media

    I was planning on publishing this at the end of the summer. After I had been instagram-free for the duration of the most magical months of the year. But that would be too late. Because then you might not have a chance to try it too. Here’s what I learned ...

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  • Sunday Scrolls: Fourth of July Weekend

    Happy Birthday, America! We hope you were able to find time this weekend to celebrate; maybe not in the way you’ve been able to in years past, but in a way that felt meaningful, recharging, and good for the soul. We took Grey for a boat tour and dip in ...

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  • Need a Mood Boost? Try these 5 Miracle Workers Now.

    If you’ve been on the rollercoaster of feeling all the feelings these past few months, we’re with you. After reading about countless couples getting divorced post-quarantine, hearing from several friends that are dealing with depression, and experiencing my own anxiety highs and lows; we are determined to do all we ...

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  • Sunday Scrolls: June 28th

    I hope this post finds you joyful today! And if by chance it doesn’t as you’re reading this second sentence, my goal is for you to be by the end. Will you report back? We’ve got some fabulous finds to get to this week:

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  • #NixonPack Summer Bucket List 2020

    Call it a bucket list, a joy journal, a memory-making manual; whatever you name it, let’s cross off every single item, shall we? Because of all the summers to find fun again, this is the one where we really need it. Here’s what we’re planning over the next few months ...

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  • Pack Picks: Kid-Approved Amazon Favorites

    Since summer vacation started at the beginning of March 😳, we are needing a refresh for the actual summer vacation that just began. Here are some of the activities we have been loving to keep your littles entertained and engaged (with a little education thrown in, too). Hands up if ...

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