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how to manage stress: part 1

Wanted to pop in and say hello!  Hmmm, how to manage stress – not the title you expected to see after a long vacation, right?  It’s been a wild two weeks and I’m still trying to navigate through our new school schedule, which started as soon we got back in town.  Our schedule is a […]

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what really makes a home beautiful

There are images of beautiful and perfect houses all around us – whether it’s pinterest, instagram, blogs (ahem), magazines, movies, or maybe another home on your street.  Sometimes it’s easy to feel the pressure of wanting things to be better…or even perfect.  I let go of the idea of perfection ages ago, but confess that […]

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design obsessing + life

How was your weekend?  It flew by for us.  Our dancer’s last performance of the season went well (after a scorching long day in the sun, whew) and our other two are having a blast on their youth group retreat. I get occasional texts from them at random hours.  Yesterday I crawled out of bed […]

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tgif + a preppy top

It’s Friday!  Here’s a little preppy inspiration for your weekend. via I’m pretty picky about off-the-shoulder tops, but THIS one!!  Love. When I peeked at the big sale at our local Anthro yesterday, I spotted this adorable sketch journal for our young artiste…so cute in person.  Going to snag it for her birthday!  Still can’t […]

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