beautiful things

alrighty then.  this image encouraged me to share a few things that have caught my eye lately.  image via.

preeeeeety.  i found this image via Cup of Jo, and read more about the artist here.  i could look at her work all day.  a new spin on some classics.

man he's pretty dreamy, right?  i certainly wouldn't mind floating on that boat.  image via.

oh my goodness.  this photo essay by a brand new daddy is so honest and beautiful.  found via.

this quote:

If it is peace you want, seek to change yourself,
not other people. It is easier to protect your
feet with slippers than to carpet the whole
of the earth.

-Athony de Mello
(found i don't remember where)

and lastly, on a shallow note: i am in the market for a winter coat.  a warm, casual, roomy one.  here are the contenders (old navy is having a huge sale):
which one gets your vote? 


  1. beautiful photos! and i vote yellow!

  2. Yellow toggle buttons...LOVE it. Do you own anything yellow? Every other thing is red, let's change it up!!

  3. yellow it is, ladies! done and done.