From Barndiva and Oliver Ranch with MAC

It all began at Barndiva in Healdsburg. Joan, our hostess-extraordinaire arranged a gorgeous lunch before our magical journey through Oliver Ranch. Thank you Joan and our MAC friends. Lunch highlights below. My kind of tasty treats: Goat cheese croquettes with tomato jam and lavender honey | Yellowfin tuna sashimi with saffron aioli, pickled chili, and watermelon…

Halloween Theme Parent Party

This weekend, we kicked off the fall season with a 4th grade parent party. My husband and I co-hosted with good friends, Dyer and Rob. Held at our friend's lovely home, Dyer curated all the Halloween decor which set the tone for a festive evening. Here are a few pictures from the party. I wish there were more but…

Baby Shower Gift Ideas

Our friends are expecting their first baby... and it's a boy! We're so excited for them and their new family, due in December. The baby shower is in a few weeks, and I've been pouring through all my favorite baby shops (obsessions), crafting the right package. While trying to find wintery baby accessories, I was also on the look out…

Happy Birthday Nonchalant Mom!

Congratulations Carina and team on your 10th birthday! I can't believe it was just eight years ago that my daughter wore her first Makie hat that was purchased from your shop. Fast forward and she's now collecting favorites from Nico Nico, Atsuyo et Akiko, and Jess Brown. We thank you for always sharing fresh, modern, and fun…