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25 DIYs of Christmas: Day 8 – Mason Jar Mixes

I remember when I was a young girl and my mom’s friend always gave us cookie mix in a mason jar. My mom always baked, and 99% of what she made was from scratch, but on the days that we … Continue reading

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25 DIYs of Christmas: Day 3

The babies are taking over! There are so many kids in our family since the most recent baby boom that we are just focusing on the kids and grandparents this year. And while I will probably pick up some books, … Continue reading

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The Living Situation: A Very Minted Christmas

Now that we have all of the walls painted in the kids’ room and their furniture is assembled and in their rooms, the real fun begins – decorating their rooms! I have hung up some things in Cecilia’s room and … Continue reading

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Holiday Gift Guide, Vol. 2

It’s time for a second round of the Holiday Gift Guide – more coupons and more local events going on this weekend! In case you missed last week’s post, here’s a recap: Semi Sweet Press: 20% off entire shop (excluding … Continue reading

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Hometown Tourist

Nowadays, it’s very rare that I get out and explore. Even in my own town. Our days already feel so packed as it is, and with a toddler, it can take a few hours to prepare for just one hour … Continue reading

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Favorite Halloween DIYs + An Article That Hits Home

Halloween. Before, it meant dressing up in a costume that was thrown together minutes before whatever party or bar hop we were attending. It meant people coming over to our apartment before said party and everyone getting too drunk to … Continue reading

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DIY Work in Progress + Waffles!

I’ve been painting since I was a little kid. I never considered myself to be excellent at it, but it’s something I’ve always enjoyed. One of the things that I love the most about it is that it’s totally forgiving. … Continue reading

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Friday Finds

This is an ode to my favorite things: DIY for the home, pizza, awesome small businesses and of course…Sacramento. DIY Find: This DIY Hand Painted Rug from Caitlin McGrath of The Merrythought on Poppytalk is about as new as it … Continue reading

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Friday Finds

Today, I’m sharing some DIY projects for the body and the home, a beautiful cake to feed your sweet tooth and some awesome things coming out of Sacramento! Enjoy! MAKE: This Buttery Coconut Moisturizer from Refinery 29 is easy to … Continue reading

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Yo Momma Monday: Tiffany Reese of Lookie Boo

A while ago, a photographer friend of mine posted some photos she took of two adorable and stylish kids for her friend’s website. Through some serious social media stalking, I met Tiffany Reese, who runs Lookie Boo – a website dedicated … Continue reading

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