welcome to the homebody edit!

where we embrace imperfections and
try not to take life too seriously

I'm Lyss! I'm a dreamer, doer, optimist, and a creator. I have a noticeable Chicago accent, and a deep love for coffee and sweets. Especially pastries! My favorite things are waking up on a gorgeous Sunday morning with no plans, birds chirping, and making breakfast with my family. I'm a huge fan of sunsets, and love being in nature and out by the water. Walks are my favorite form of "exercise" and I suck at singing but do it anyway, loud and proud. 

And traditionally modern

Be fearlessly authentic.

A bit more about me...

What I Can't Live Without

my notebook

Drink of Choice

coffee

Favorite Place

home

Favorite Color

light blue

Movie on repeat

pursuit of happiness

My Word of the Year

Simplify

thoughts

1

Life's too short to be anything but happy...

2

The secret to having it all
is knowing you already do...

3

The greatest gift you have to give
is that of your own self-transformation.
- Lao Tzu

A few things I answer to...

lyss

My closest friends and family call me Lyss, but I don't mind either way!

babe

Married my high school sweetheart after 8 years of growing and thriving together!

woof

We rescued Fazo when he was a puppy and he has brought so much love and joy into our home since!

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