We believe in strong friendships, good wine, and life-changing trips. We believe in expressing yourself, believing in yourself, and loving yourself. We believe that honest conversation can deeply connect individuals and feed your soul.
Balcony Life was built on these fundamentals years ago,
and we are excited to share them with you today.
I spent my lunch hour walking around The Loop just searching for my next inspiration. I feel like I’ve been in a sort of rut recently. As I was walking and searching for creative photo angles, I found myself looking at reflections of things more so than actual...read more
Hi friends! We made it to the weekend, so what better way to celebrate than with some groovy jams?! Grab some coffee, wine, or drink of choice and join us out on The Balcony for a groovy dance party! Take it good one, x H&T ...read more
We’ve rounded the corner of the mid-twenties and today is officially the first day of my late twenties. Despite the common groans of, “Another year older uggggghhh,” I can confidently say that each year of my life has been significantly better than...read more
Hi friends! So yesterday I was supposed to publish this post about feeling torn between worlds, but I was too lazy on Sunday to be bothered by it (#sorryHayHay). And then I was supposed to transcribe it yesterday (I write all my posts in a book first and then copy...read more
Happy Halloween y’all! In honor of the spooky season, we’ve put together some Halloween favorites sure to get your weekend celebrations underway! What are your Halloween plans?! Share with us below! #takeitgoodone x H & T...read more
Friends, I’ve got a secret for sneaking travel into your life when you don’t have the funds or PTO to spend on a big trip. You already know what it is, but you may not know all the benefits. Ready? It’s the DAY TRIP! Whether you’re traveling...read more
Hey y’all! Alright, look. I know I’m a mess. It’s no big secret. I’m not here to pretend to know what the hell I’m doing. I’m here just trying to figure it out (or make it up) as I go. Hell, even this morning, I spent about 20...read more
IT’S HERE!! It’s here, it’s here! It’s finally here! This week we’re bowing down to the musical genius that is Lady Gaga. Grab your coffee and turn up the volume on those headphones! You’re gonna DANCE today! Now get out there and...read more
Hey friends! Bet y’all thought I forgot about all you frugal urbanites? Never fear! I have tons more frugal adventures in store for ya! It’s been a busy month out here on The Balcony. We’ve traveled, grown side hustles, tried to get our lives together, and all the...read more
I was stressed and unhappy and needed a creative outlet. My boyfriend signed me up for a painting class. I loved looking at sketches and watercolor paintings and Matisse’s art and charcoal drawings and, well, obviously everything artistic. Ian, my boyfriend,...read more