26 January

THE ART OF LETTER WRITING

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THE ART OF LETTER WRITING

I love getting mail. Like real mail, not email, which can be the opposite of exciting. I get hundreds of emails a day, most of which are promotions or coupons. But if I get a coupon in the mail, it’s like winning the lottery. Getting mail from friends and family is even better. Kyle and […]

23 January

JOY & LAVENDER GIVEAWAY WINNER

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JOY & LAVENDER GIVEAWAY WINNER

I’m so excited about this giveaway! Since making this big batch of products, I’ve used mine every single day. The lavender scrub is amazing for an evening bath, and gets you so relaxed. Lavender is also good for your skin, so I’ve been using the scrub on my face a little bit, too. And the […]

19 January

DIY SUGAR SCRUBS & CREAMS

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DIY SUGAR SCRUBS & CREAMS

I recently posted about my new Young Living essential oils collection, and I’ve been experimenting with them a lot. You can use them in so many different ways, and one of the most luxurious ways is by making your own beauty products. Kyle’s aunt (who got me hooked up with my oils) gave me some […]

7 January

HAND-LETTERED PROJECT

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HAND-LETTERED PROJECT

I decided to join Pen & Peplum’s hand-lettering project for this year, in hopes that it will force me to take some time to work on my lettering skills. I am not very good at hand-lettering, but I want to be. I mean, my handwriting isn’t too bad, but as far as the art of […]

2 January

DIY TULLE SKIRT

Posted in CREATE, FASHION
DIY TULLE SKIRT

I bought the most perfect plaid top for the holidays at one of my favorite local boutiques, Birds of a Feather. Problem number one? No skirt to wear with it. See, Christmas Eve with my family is a perfect excuse to dress up. I mean, my mother forced me to wear all velvet everything for […]