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2012

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Favorite Things

Looking for a few last minute Christmas gifts this weekend? I forgot to mention that the Mom’s Night Out Party I threw had a “Favorite Things” Dirty Santa theme. It was a great idea because everyone brought something they loved and it was a nice way to share something that  ...

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Celebrate, Make, Nest

Boxes of Joy

I usually like taking treats to our neighbors at Christmas. So after my holiday party and Hot Cocoa Bar I was able to put together these cute boxes pretty easily. I found these boxes at Micheal’s (they actually came with inserts for cupcakes – so I’ve stashed those away for  ...

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Make, Nest

Easy Chair Make-Over

We’ve had this chair in the guest bedroom we converted into Baby E’s 2nd nursery (more on that here). It obviously had seen much better days. Since the wood was chipped in multiple places the best thing to do was to fill it will wood putty and paint it. Most of my office furniture  ...

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Design

I’m a Nerd for Fonts

Since I’ve been a graphic designer for the past 8 years (EIGHT?!? wow!)…I’ve accumulated a LOT of fonts. Unfortunatly I don’t get to use some of my favorites since most of my work is for corporate clients (rather than fun stuff like invitations). But I thought I’d  ...

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Baby

I Heart a Bargain

Last week we took Baby E’s big brother (his four-legged one) to get a haircut. Since we were out early we stopped by a consignment sale. Being some of the first people there we got a free breakfast from Chick-Fil-A to enjoy while we shopped and a coupon for another free sandwich (score!).  ...

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Baby

BIG News

So Baby E had some big news he shared recently… He’s expecting a brother or sister in April! First vs. Second I’m about 17 weeks into it and the nice thing about this second pregnancy is it’s way more laid-back. Aside from having SOME idea of what’s going on,  ...

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Baby

Happy Halloween

Celebrating our first Halloween with a real costume. Sadly, theres not much trick-or-treating in our neighborhood but we’ll be heading to our church for their Annual Fall Festival with Trunk-or-Treating! Look at that baby lion… He had an awesome time at the Fall Festival once he  ...

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