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(*This post is sponsored by The Company Store – thank you for supporting the brands that help support this blog!) Hey friends! So excited to get the opportunity to team up with The Company Store for National Family Pajama Night! The fam and I loved that for every purchase of family PJ’s, The Company Store […]
Hi, friends! Wanted to officially welcome you “into” our home all dressed up for fall and the Thanksgiving season! This year, I wanted bright and unexpected fall colors along with a simpler, paired down vibe from last year [HERE]. Our lives have been extra full this season, so I wanted our house to feel, well, […]
(Some affiliate links used in post.) Hey friends! You asked, so here it is…a Madewell bag-off, if you will! (This post is NOT sponsored, FYI…I just love these things, ha! 😉) Over the last six-ish years, I’ve either saved my pennies and collected or been hubby-gifted for birthday or anniversary this line of bags from […]
(This post is sponsored by JCPenney – thanks for supporting brands that help me support this blog!) Hey guys! Soooo in my book, it’s never too early to start dreaming of Christmas, and I got the chance to do a fun little styling project with a super on-trend, affordable new brand released just in time […]
Welcome, buddies! This is the view you see when you walk into our home, and it makes me happy to see it when it makes me happy to see it. 😉 You know what I’m loving about our family’s fall decor this year? It’s been relatively slow + simple. Now, that might not sound like […]
Our family embarked on a new little adventure together recently: opening a vintage booth at one of our favorite (and most frequented) local antique shops in Claremore, OK! This is something I’ve dreamed of trying for quite some time, and I’m interested to see how this pans out! It’s no secret that this gal has […]
In the past year, we’ve had Better Homes and Gardens in our home twice to style and shoot content for two publications, and lemme tell ya: I’ve learned SO MUCH by watching the pros work, dang! The first time they came was for a Christmas shoot [see behind the scenes HERE], and this time the […]
Two years. Two years since I nervously hit “publish” on my very first Cotton Stem Instagram photo and held my breath. Two years since I said “yes” to the Nudge from above to try something new, to take a risk, to put myself out there. Two years of learning, failing, trying again. Two years of […]
Oh my goodness, YOU GUYS. Look at this!! It’s our home as a dollhouse! Can ya even?! My amazingly talented friend Jackie from Sawdust Angel spent over 50 hours handcrafting this miniature version of our house, and I so wish you could see the attention to detail in person! She did such a fantastic job, […]
*This post is sponsored by Urban Outfitters – Thank you for supporting the brands that support this blog! Hey friends! Partnered up with Urban Outfitters to show y’all a simple way to move decor from season to season, only switching out a few items to bring a fresh vibe to any space! In my opinion, […]