We have space at the end of our upstairs hallway we've never been quite sure what to do with. It's right before Scarlet and Sterling's Jack-and-Jill bedrooms, and when we moved in almost five years ago, we decided to make it a reading nook.
It was pretty cute, but not super functional, and the kids never used it.
It's now soft and cozy with a ton of plush floor pillows, a little Charlie Brown Christmas tree, twinkling lights and the softest of rugs. Now the only problem is that they fight over who got to the reading nook first!
Have a little more time? Kick back and stay a while with some recent Polite AF Articles
“Everyone has something they’re dealing with (or have dealt with, or are not dealing with), whether you can see it or not”.
You know. That part of the human condition.
We made an impromptu stop at Chip and Joanna Gaines’ Magnolia at the Silos and we were so glad we did! Come see what we did while we were there. <3 XO, Mandy
Q + A with Rachel Friend, Mindset Coach, professor, special needs mom and very first guest on the Netflix special “Tidying Up” with Marie Kondo.
Celebrating with a giveaway and a look back at the last two years of Polite AF
A peek into my wine tasting party last night. The giant cheese plate, all the chocolate, 15 bottles of wine and my new fireplace that was finished just in time. XOXO, Mandy
My Five Fave Creature Comforts right now
our fireplace makeover + a little joie de vivre
It’s been a little while since I’ve done a 10 things — here’s what’s been going on with us! Everything from a fireplace makeover to the kids taking turns being home sick from school for like two weeks, but not sick enough to stop battling each other with light sabers. You know, the usual.