26 September

SMUDGING

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SMUDGING

September. During this time of year is when I really can feel a shift in the seasons. Moving from summer to fall is my favorite time of year, because if we’re lucky, we get to enjoy sunshine without the stifling heat of summer, along with everything good in the world: crisp mornings, hot drinks, and spiced […]

26 May

FRONT PORCH: BEFORE AND AFTER

Posted in CREATE, DIY, HOME, STYLE
FRONT PORCH: BEFORE AND AFTER

Kyle and I finally finished our front porch. I can’t tell you how relieved we both are to have that checked off of our enormous home to-do list, but also how freaking excited I am with how it turned out. A lot of the things we used on it were things that his parents left […]

12 May

HOUSEPLANTS

Posted in HOME, LIFE
HOUSEPLANTS

When I lived at home, I remember my mom used to bring freshly cut flowers inside during the spring and summer, and then dry them so she could keep them in an arrangement year-round. I don’t ever remember her having a bunch of house plants that she had to water or keep alive—I imagine dealing with […]

12 May

EMERALDS

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EMERALDS

Since May is the beginning of wedding season, now is the time to take advantage of a clear heart chakra. Emeralds are often used in engagement rings, as well, as they retain a strong vibration that enhances a loving energy for years to come. Emeralds aid in this balance, as well as promoting love and strong […]

4 February

AMETHYST

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AMETHYST

February is admittedly my least favorite month. Yeah, Valentine’s Day can be fun, but it’s also when it is the coldest and I am the palest. This is the month when I am in most need of some sunshine, as I’ve likely fallen deep into S.A.D. With that being said, it’s obvious that I (we) need […]