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November 2017

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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 πŸ˜‰ 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!  ...

Lifestyle

15 Weeks | Pregnancy Update

Catch up on weeks 13 & 14 Baby is the size of a:Β navel orange Miss anything:Β Nothing this week Food cravings:Β 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 πŸ˜‰ 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  ...

Lifestyle

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?? πŸ˜‰ 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  ...

Fashion

Fall Fashion with Shopko | Part 2

Did you catch my first post on some fall pieces I picked up with Shopko? I’m excited to bring you one more post highlighting a couple other goodies! I’ve combined a couple items into one photo this time, because when two things just look so good together, how can you not? #1. Gray off-the-shoulder knit sweater & faux fur blanket This is a cute sweater for most occasions, but I think I’d wear it the most for date nights  ...

Lifestyle

PREGNANT | 13 weeks

Where to begin. I guess a good place to start is to announce that we’re expecting a new addition to our family May 2018! And by addition I mean baby. We’re expecting a baby! (; It’s been a whirlwind of emotions, but using this blog as my pregnancy journal has been really nice to remember it all. Moving forward I want to do weekly updates, but for now I’m going to do a quick 4-13 week update! How I found out: I  ...

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Shiplap Split Level Entryway

I did not put in shiplap because it’s what’s popular. I repeat: I did not put in shiplap because it’s what’s popular πŸ˜‰ With Fixer Upper farmhouse style continually on the rise (anyone check out Joanna Gaines’ new Target line yet?), I can pretty much sum up a Fixer Upper episode into taking down a wall, adding hardwood floors, installing beams, and putting shiplap somewhere. I’m a fan of the rustic style,  ...

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Coffee Cart Reveal

I was really excited to get my coffee cart up and running because my current coffee situation was taking up most of my countertop space and it was looking very messy! It took a while to find the right cart because I had pretty specific dimensions I was working with. I wasn’t able to find the “perfect” one, so I decided on a bamboo cart with the right dimensions that I could customize to fit my own style. Before I could get  ...