9 Things of Note in May 2019

9 things of note: Joanna’s Favorite Things from May 2019. including Dagne Dover, Otherland, Glossier solution, new shorts, CBD gummies, Restoration House and MORE! #thingsofnote #shopping #shoppingguide #musthaves

Hello from Italy! I’m so excited to be BACK and teaching this year. Be sure to watch my Instagram Stories because I’m posting a lottt of my adventures there. I did a lot of shopping leading up to my trip, so it’s a great time to share what I’ve been loving this month. Hint: I am obsessed with my new Dagne Dover fanny pack!

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Small Space Squad Home Tour: A Small Life

Small Space Squad Home Tour: Inside The Bold and Bright Home of A Small Life aka Melanie Gnau @asmalllife#smallspaces #tinyhouse #livesmall #smallspacesquad #hometour #housetour #minimalist #moderndecor #modernrustic #modernfarmhouse

Thanks to the magic of Instagram, I’ve been able to connect with more and more amazing people who have chosen to live small. One of my personal faves is Melanie Gnau of A Small Life. Not only is Melanie such a genuine, lovely person, but her charming home is vibrant and full of color! Win win. I’m also totally blown away by the number of years she spent living small in an Airstream. Let’s step inside her charming home and take a peek around…

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What You Need to Know About Personalized Supplement Subscriptions

Personalized Supplement Subscriptions: The New Way to Nourish Your Body? Find my review of care/of, Ritual and Rootine. #vitamins #supplements #wellness #selfcare #personalizedsupplements #subscriptionbox

One of the biggest wellness trends I’ve noticed so far this year (other than celery juice) is an increased interest in personalized supplement subscriptions. Basically, the premise is that you’ll receive a box services serving up vitamins and supplements that are just for you. I’ve seen loads of them advertised on social media and have tried out a few on my own, so I wanted to dig in and share my thoughts.

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New Clean Beauty Exclusives from Follain + a giveaway!

New Clean Beauty Exclusives from Follain + a giveaway! @follain #giveaway #cleanbeauty #naturalskincare #selfcare #beauty #skincare #cleanskincare #essentialoils #entertowin

Clean beauty is 100% my jam and Follain is my favorite place to shop for it. They opened a beautiful shop here in Seattle, but it’s also an amazing online resource for non-toxic, effective, and luxurious skincare and makeup. In fact, they have a rigorous approval process before they allow a product to be sold in their shops! So you can trust that whatever Follain offers is amazing.

Recently, Follain launched their own collection of wonderful exclusives in the clean beauty category. I was lucky enough to be given a set of every item to try out, so I wanted to share my favorites with you today. Plus, there’s a giveaway for one lucky reader!

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What to Wear in Tuscany: My Packing List for Italy

What to Wear in Tuscany: My Packing List for Italy! #whattowear #packinglist #italy #tuscany #italianriviera #pisa #florence #rome #venice #summerstyle

The countdown is ON! I leave for Italy in just over a week and I could not be more excited. I’ll be traveling in Rome and Florence before heading to Tuscany to wrap things up by teaching our Styling Your Life workshop. I fell in love with Italy last summer when I went for my first time. It feels like a dream to go back again! But what to wear?? Here’s my packing list for Italy in case you need some summer vacation inspiration!

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5 Tips for Making Your Daily Coffee Habit Healthier

5 Tips for Making Your Daily Coffee Habit Healthier! #coffee #coffeehabit #selfcare #wellness #collagen #healthyfats #caffeine

Ah, coffee. I think it’s safe to say that most of the world is basically addicted. If you’re not, congratulations, you’re the minority. For me, though, it’s less about the taste and caffeine and more about the routine (most of the time). I loooove a good steaming cup of joe on a slow Sunday morning. Add in sitting in our backyard with the chickens and a little bit of sunshine and that sounds like my absolute perfect morning.

So, since it’s such a big part of our lives, how do we make it healthier? Because I don’t know about you, but every time I walk into a coffee shop, all the creamy, sugary varieties are staring me straight in the face. Here are a few ideas!

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How to Pick Kitchen Cabinet Hardware

How to Pick Kitchen Cabinet Hardware (My Go-to Tips!) @rejuvenationinc #oldhouse #kitchen #kitchenrenovation #demoday #renovation #oldhome #oldhomerenovation #smallspaces #smallkitchen #kitchenrenovation #beforeafter #kitchenmakeover #kitchen #makeover #fixerupper
Disclosure: For this post I received gifted product from Rejuvenation. All opinions are my own and always will be! Thanks for supporting content that keeps Jojotastic going.

I know I keep saying we’re in the home stretch on the kitchen renovation… well, we are. Still. I had hoped to reveal the kitchen renovation this week, but there’s still so much that needs to be done. One of the biggest things that’s happening this week is the installation of our Rejuvenation kitchen cabinet hardware! The process of selecting hardware was so stressful to me because it felt like such a permanent decision. After all, you’re drilling into beautiful, brand new cabinetry. So I thought it would help anyone else in the same boat to share my tips on how to pick kitchen cabinet hardware!

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