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So pleased to be part of the Styled + Set blog tour today hosted by Lory of Designthusiasm! For all those coming over from My Soulful Home, hello and welcome! We are coming together to show some simple and beautiful ideas for summer entertaining, so be sure to visit the talented bloggers listed at the […]
Howdy, buddies! Wanted to round up highlights from our recent trip to Big Cedar Lodge in Branson, MO to use as a reference for ya! We’ve been vacationing as a family at Big Cedar for years, and, while this time was a sponsored trip, it doesn’t take much to get me going on why I […]
(*This post is sponsored by Sole Society and some affiliate links used – thank you for supporting the brands that make blogging and content creating my full-time gig…well, besides mommin’ so hard. 😉) Getting into vacation mode over here, and I thought I’d pop on to share a few tips and tricks when it comes […]
Hi friends! I’m having so much fun with this “Mom-ify Me” series [HERE] and [HERE], and I like that it’s a fresh way to share some outfit inspo with you! I like to take some inspo from the gorgeous homes of a few Instagram buddies, and this time I’ve turned their spaces into Mom-friendly outfits […]
Hey friends! Well, we made a bit of progress on the kids’ bathroom refresh this weekend by pulling down the large, unframed mirror over the double sinks. These huge mirrors in both our bathrooms and their removal have really held me back from updating the spaces, and I’m not sure why. I guess the thought […]
Okay, so we are starting to do some updates to our guest bath (which is overrun by four tiny little girls most of the time…. 😳), and I am in serious need of some inspiration! We have two bathrooms in our home; the master and this guest bath, so I’d like it to be both […]
COTTAGE FARMHOUSE DECOR CAPSULE Hey friends! Okay, so y’all know I’ve done the capsule wardrobe lifestyle for almost six years now, and I thought it might be fun to try and apply it to home decor! The purpose of a capsule wardrobe is to curate a closet full of only the pieces you truly love […]
Hey friends! Okay, if you missed PART ONE and PART TWO of the organic Instagram growth series, click to catch up! I think it’s pretty important to peek at the first part, because it kind of shows you why this series might be a bit against the grain, and it gives you some background on my […]
Hey buddies! Okay, I had lots of questions about the styling on top of my “new” vintage butcher block table my Instagram buddies convinced me to snatch up last week, so I thought I’d tear this look back down in order to rebuild it step by step for ya to maybe give you a glimpse […]
Hey friends! Okay, by popular demand, here’s an all-at-once glimpse at my capsule wardrobe for this spring season! I may have left out a piece or two on photo day if they were hiding in the piles of laundry, and as I said in this post, I like to save a few “cheat” purchases to […]