Five and One is a collection of thoughts and inspiration from the desire to live a nourishing, creative family life.

This collective includes a blog with creative resources for families based on the topics of NESTING, CREATING, and NOURISHING through the changing of the seasons. Occasionally, Five and One will offer products for the home and family and seasonal creative workshops based on the connections made with local artisans.

Many of the posts you will find here include cooking, baking, crafting, gardening, and exploring with my children while engaging them in nature as much as possible. Occasionally I will include inspiration for the home and artist’s work that inspires the creative process. I also offer free printables for DIY projects to aid in your creative endeavors.

Many of the ideas for posts are created by my kiddos and I, but I also share from others about passionate topics that fill our days in nourishing and creative ways. So much talent and knowledge exists in this world and I am happy to share my discoveries with you.

Collaboration is where this story started and is always ever-changing. I hope to meet some inspiring people along the way.

Hope you enjoy and I would love to hear from you!

Julie Arnold  | Designer, and Blog Editor


2 Comments on "FIVE AND ONE STORY"

  1. Debbie says:

    I love all your ideas. Teach Adam and I how to make some of these bowls and vases. Are you doing a workshop soon? Julie you are really talented and amazing mom. Lucky Lucky kids/husband! xo

    • Julie says:

      Thanks Debbie, you are so kind! Not sure when the next workshop will be. I have an order for Anthropologie for my Garden Seed Kits, so I will be busy with that for the next couple of months. I’ll let you know when I do have one planned.