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Cozy Reading Nook

February 17, 2019

I like to party and by party I mean, read books. Ha! The first time I read this quote I died laughing. Nothing has ever been truer. The idea of a party to me is cozied up in a comfy chair with a stack of books. Introvert dream! I refreshed the reading nook outside of […]

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SAVE vs. SPLURGE

February 17, 2019

Y’all love this light so much and I found it! The save vs. splurge on my favorite light in my whole house. This wood bead and metal combo chandelier is the perfect special touch in a feminine room. I cannot believe that price on the splurge! It’s on sale and I’m not sure for how […]

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My Skincare Routine

February 16, 2019

I had my very first facial on Friday. It was glorious. And, I’m not just saying that. It was so relaxing. Took the opportunity to ask a few questions because, let’s be real…I don’t have great skin. I’ve tried a bunch of different things to manage hormonal breakouts and acne prone skin and y’all, I’m […]

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Simple Shelf Styling

January 4, 2019

Hey hey. Welcome to 2019! So glad you’re here. I gave myself permission to walk away from consistent blog posting last year. “We can’t do everything and do it well”, my friend Lara Casey always says and finally, I took her advice. With my heart fully devoted to writing and launching my second book, it […]

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All about the Sailers

Homeless, Not Hopeless

October 12, 2018

I loaded the kids into the minivan and buckled them as quickly as I could. I didn’t want to get caught in the rain. It was an unusually cloudy day in early January, and I sensed a storm coming. North Texas is mostly sunny with a side of watch-out-there’s-a-crazy-hail-storm-or-tornado-on-its-way. Unpredictable weather is just part of […]

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Back to School Confession (from the mama who resists change)

July 30, 2018

Back to School Confession (From the Mama Who Resists Change) From one busy mama to another, I have a confession or two. Confession #1: I don’t like change. At all. I don’t like change because I’m a systemic thinker. I love predictability, routines, healthy habits. I’m really fine with eating at my favorite restaurants and […]

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