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Around here lately…

Mondays are so different for me now than when I had a full-time job. Before, I dreaded them. It meant the end of weekends. No more hopping around different bars, no more brunch, no more fun. Just work. But when … Continue reading

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collected: vintage treasures in elk grove

When I first started blogging, I read that if you take a break for an extended amount of time, you should not start your “hey, I’m back” post by going into detail about why you’ve been gone. If you read … Continue reading

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Local love: Sacramento Beer Week

I still remember the first Sacramento Beer Week. It was five years ago, I was living in Midtown and had no plan of having kids anytime soon. I was single and down to party. I don’t remember there being a … Continue reading

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Creative Workspace Update

Going from one to two kids will seriously mess with you. You are so deeply in love with this new addition to your home, but you are exhausted from trying to balance your time spent with the new little one … Continue reading

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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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