15 November

HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDES

HOLIDAY GIFT GUIDES

I feel like I am gearing up for the holidays WAY sooner this year than I normally do. I’m just feeling it this year, guys. Kyle typically would start calling me Scrooge about now, but weirdly, I’m right there with him. Bring on the wreaths and Christmas songs! Anyway, I thought I’d share a few […]

30 October

VINTAGE MARKET DAYS

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VINTAGE MARKET DAYS

Earlier this year, I was contacted by the Vintage Market Days event for the Columbus area. This is an awesome pop-up market event that started in Oklahoma in 2011, but has since branched out to 26 states. The Columbus event planners wanted me to attend as a blogger/writer and bring some friends to check it out, so I planned […]

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

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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

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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 […]