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An Organized Bunch

I don’t think there is anything better than a big bunch of dishes and kitchen bits and bobs all stacked together in some sort of unison to create a soothing look and distinct function. When my life feels a little chaotic I seek a little calm like this (which must be the case at the […]

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What I’m Reading

Are you reading any new books? I tend to read several books at a time. Some fiction, some classic and some with purposeful learning. Reading more than one book at a time usually results in me not finishing any of them. One book that I am reading, at the moment, and sure to finish is […]

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Crown & Crumpet

I wish I could say that I have been here but I have not. I’ve been wanting to go for years now. Crown & Crumpet Tea Salon in San Fransisco is beyond sweet. This summer my sister and brother where in S.F. and they stopped in for some high tea and took these pretty pictures […]

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Candy Takes the Cake

This past weekend we celebrated my L’s 5th birthday. I made a candy cake last year and apparently it was hit because it was the one request I received for this years par-tay. I think this is now a tradition in our house. Hope you have a super sweet day!

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5 Ways to Keep Cozy

I love fall. It just might be my favorite season. There is just something about that cool crisp air that is so invigorating. It’s not too cold to be outside but yet being indoors is just as welcoming. These are a few of my favorite ways to keep cozy, inside & out as the air […]

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New {York} Me

Soho Uniqlo designer Pellegrino Candy dress @ Dylans Candy Bar Sabon Alice’s Tea Cup I thought I would share a few more pictures from my whirlwind trip. I ate at some great places {Balthazara’s}, I shopped in Soho {Uniqlo & AllSaints = drool & drool} and I connected with some truly great people. This time […]

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Nate & New York

The first thing I can tell you is that Nate is super cute in person (as if anyone doubted that) and it was really fun to see him up close and in action. The set was gorgeous (rightfully so) and I’m now wanting one of Nate’s rugs from HSN (come to think of it . […]

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Happy Weekend

I have to say I’m about to…. cashing in on my mother’s day gift card to the spa. I have never wanted to go so bad in all my life as I do today. Find some kindness for you too, won’t you! xoxo images . artequalshappy .

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Little Bliss

sometimes it’s the little things, right? Here’s my list of little Bliss for the week: 1. using my grandma’s old silverware. it’s pretty. it’s old. and best of all it makes me think of her often. 2. finding a note from my sweet ella hidden in my notebook amongst grocery lists and the like. this […]

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Outdoor

I have successfully wasted a lot of time on the internet…. my brain is full of ideas but I can’t seem to sort them out or move fast enough {lack of sleep, it must be}. So this is what I bring to you. One thing I have on the brain {and I’m sure you do […]

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