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DIY Indoor Photography Studio Backdrop

Whether you’re a photographer that wants the option of taking photos at home or a blogger that needs an alternative location when the cold weather hits, creating an indoor backdrop is going to be a great solution to your needs. I fall in the blogger category and though outdoor is my #1 choice for taking photos, sometimes there are too many photos to take and it is way too cold outside. Enter indoor photo studio. It’s quick, easy,  ...

Lifestyle

17 Weeks | Pregnancy Update

Catch up on weeks 13, 14, 15, & 16   Baby is the size of a: turnip Miss anything: Nothing Food cravings: Pickle rolls. Cheesecake. Sweet things. I’m blessed to have a husband that will get me anything I mention I want, but at the same time cursed. One of us needs to have some self-control. Not helping the waistline ha. Food aversion: Nothing Mood: Up and down Sleep: Pretty normal again. Though even if I get a decent 8 hours I still  ...

Fashion, Lifestyle

25 Gift Ideas for the Fashion Lover Under $25 | Holiday Gift Guide

No offense to husbands or dads, but sometimes it’s just way more fun to shop for that girly girl in your life than it is to buy someone work socks or tools. Whether it’s your sister, cousin, neice, or friend that just loves all things fashion (and beauty), there’s sure to be something for everyone on this list to inspire you to finish (or start!) your Christmas shopping this year. 1. Beret Berets are a winter chic  ...

Fashion

17 Holiday Outfit Ideas | Holiday Outfit Guide

Tis the season to get away with all the sparkly and festive outfits that you can! The holiday season can be a stressful time of the year for most people, but with this guide there is one thing you don’t have to worry about: your outfits. Whether holiday fashion is your thing or not, it’s nice to not have to think about what you’re going to wear to all of these fun (and maybe not so fun) holiday events. Whether it’s an  ...

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16 Weeks | Pregnancy Update

Catch up on weeks 13, 14, & 15   Baby is the size of a(n): avocado Miss anything: Nothing Food cravings: Cold fresh fruit and whatever I see a picture of! Whenever I see a photo of pizza my mouth will salivate and I’ll want pizza. I haven’t had anything that sticks with me super long, I just want to eat and 100% of the time I want to eat out. I’ll see a picture of a salad and automatically I want Olive Garden salad.  ...

Home Chic Home

4 Easy and Chic Christmas Decorating Ideas

I hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving! I know my heart is happy…even if my pants are not 😉 I hope this Monday finds you with more time at home or at least an easy day going back to work after the holiday. If you fall into the category of “no getting into the Christmas spirit until after Thanksgiving” then you’ve probably just started to decorate or you’re getting around to it very soon. How exciting!  ...

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15 Weeks | Pregnancy Update

Catch up on weeks 13 & 14 Baby is the size of a: navel orange Miss anything: Nothing this week Food cravings: The first part of the week I ate pretty healthy…lots of salads and apples. I felt better mentally, but it wasn’t nearly as satisfying. But then Thanksgiving hit and I wasn’t specifically craving anything, I just wanted to eat it all! Also, I’ve been loovvvinggg peppermint mocha creamer. Too bad we can only  ...

Fashion

12 Last-Minute Thanksgiving Outfit Ideas | Fall Fashion

Thanksgiving is just an exciting 3 days away and if you still have no idea what you’re going to wear yet, I’m here to help give you some Thanksgiving outfit ideas so you can focus on more important things…like the food! But family first of course 😉 1. sweater dress + leggings + boots I can’t think of a better invention than leggings for Thanksgiving…because who wants to wear jeans on the day that an average  ...

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14 Weeks | Pregnancy Update

Check out the announcement and first 13 weeks if you’re new here! 14 weeks…into my second trimester…and my pregnancy seems a lot more real now. Though I literally have nothing and haven’t done anything for baby. When are you to supposed paint, decorate, shop, and do all that other baby stuff everyone talks about?? #askingforafriend Well, I have taken lots of photos…that’s gonna help right?? 😉 Baby is the  ...

Fashion

DIY Feather Fringe Skirt | Holiday Fashion

If there’s any time to pull off a feather fringe skirt, it’s now. This do-it-yourself craft is the perfect thing to make to get your closet festive and ready for the holidays! What You’ll Need: -One skirt -Feathers* -Fabric glue -Pins (opt) *how much you need will vary on the size of your skirt. I got 7 yards for my skirt and that covers front and back. Step 1 Starting at the bottom of the skirt, apply glue to the top of  ...