Jaxstone Company: modern minimalist designs

Amy Slusher Photography One of the many benefits of writing this blog is meeting new and inspiring business owners. People, like Rachel Jackson of Jaxstone Company, who take a bold leap, daring to define their own destiny. All while creating something beautiful and lasting in the process. Not only is Rachel a true artist, she…

Spring Decor: Bringing the Outdoors In

Okay, let's get a show of hands, who changes up their decor with the seasons?  I find that it's a refreshing way to tap into my ever-evolving creativity!! Fresh and colorful new beginnings are what Spring is all about, and Mother Nature sure knows how to deliver!  Unfortunately, in the PNW we may need to…

Galentine’s Day

So, apparently, Galentine’s Day is a thing.  It’s a holiday that Amy Poehler’s character on Parks and Recreation invented.  According to Leslie Knope, “It’s only the best day of the year.  Every February 13th, my lady friends and I leave our husbands and our boyfriends at home, and we just come and kick it, breakfast style.  Ladies celebrating ladies. …

Valentine’s Day Local Shopping Guide

Finding the perfect Valentine's Day gift for your sweetie doesn't have to be difficult.  In fact, in can be quite easy if you have the right inspiration! Can't Go Wrong With Flowers! A New Leaf Flower Shoppe Located in the heart of downtown Bellingham for 30 years, A New Leaf Flower Shoppe has taken great pride…