• 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 Lake Michigan, and we’re looking forward to spending the rest of the day learning how to bike ride sans training wheels! We saved up the best finds for you all week – I’m particularly pumped about number 3!

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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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  • Sunday Scrolls: June 14th

    I hope you’re feeling the warmth of the sun where you are. We have had the most glorious stretch of summer weather and oh my is that sunshine good for the soul. This week I’m focused on being really mindful of my time, and the way I spend it. I ...

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  • Sunday Scrolls: June 7th

    What a heavy time we are in. Can we start with a big, warm, 12 second hug? If we wait all twelve seconds we’ll release serotonin and dopamine and get a nice boost of happy. And after this week…who doesn’t need more of that?! I took time writing this update. ...

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  • Sunday Scrolls: Last Day of May

    The days might drag on, but my goodness are these months flying by! Today, we’re following suit from last weekend and piling in the car to find a nature preserve outside city limits. I can’t wait to soak up the sunshine, breathe that beautiful country air, and help Grey keep ...

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  • The Morning Routine That Stuck from Quarantine

    I could write a whole post on the countless ways Quarantine has changed us. And I will. It’s something I’ve been giving a lot of space, and thought to. But this week I had an aha moment that stopped me in my tracks. Mornings are something I deeply, deeply look ...

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