14 October

INHERITANCE

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INHERITANCE

I come from a nostalgic family. We hoard memorabilia, not wanting to throw out anything with sentiment. So, when my great-grandmother passed away, my family members and I inherited a lot of the items that surrounded her life. The diamond in my engagement ring was hers, I have loads of her costume jewelry, and when […]

14 August

AUTUMN HOBBY

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AUTUMN HOBBY

I know it might be a little early to start talking about fall (sorry, Kyle), but the mornings have had a little chill to them lately, and it’s just got me in the mood. A few weeks ago, I picked up my crochet hooks that had been gathering dust all summer, and started planning a […]

11 August

DIY YOGA MAT SPRAY

Posted in CREATE, HEALTH
DIY YOGA MAT SPRAY

I’ve been meaning to make this for the longest time, and I finally got around to it today. I found a base recipe on Free People’s blog, and then tweaked it a bit. I used an empty sea salt spray bottle, because it’s a pretty blue glass that deserves to be recycled into a new […]

28 May

SENIORS

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SENIORS

Today I just wanted to share a few photographs I took of my senior cousins this year. My style of senior portraits aren’t really what is trendy right now. I don’t photoshop in different backgrounds or use crazy lighting. I just use my camera and work with what I’ve got. I’m sure there are professional […]

29 April

DIY SUCCULENT GARDEN

Posted in CREATE, HOME
DIY SUCCULENT GARDEN

On Sunday, I saw this post from one of my favorite bloggers, Elsie Larson, and was instantly inspired. I’ve been wanting to buy some succulents for weeks now, but when Kyle and I were leaving brunch and I saw the photo, I said “Can we please go on a succulent search?!” He agreed, and it […]