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10 Things I’ve Learned in the Past 10 Months

We are moving into our new house this Friday!  It's great to know the limbo we've been living in for the last 10 months will soon be over.  I can't help be a little sentimental and look back and share what I have learned, specifically the 10 things I've learned in the past 10 months. 1.  I am able to appreciate the day in day out so much more.  I'm not sure I appreciated the house being decorated and organized…

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Easy Lavender Scrub

I hope you don't mind the random posts lately but because of the big move I've been focusing my attention on other things besides decorating.  My favorite thing to share will always be design but I thought it would be fun to start sharing about other things too! I've been suffering from leg cramps especially at night for a few years now.  When I told my doctor about this he said it was probably coming from a lack of potassium.…

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My Skin Care Routine for Rosacea

Today I thought I'd share my current skincare routine.  I say current because it's a work in progress.   When I was pregnant 5 years ago I developed terrible rosacea after barely having a pimple in my life. Let me tell you it sucks. It can be quite painful and embarrassing when the redness and swelling flares up. I feel like after 5 years (yes it's taken that long) I'm almost on top of it. Unfortunately rosacea never goes away.…

Catalog Shopping Wish List

I don’t get a ton of catalogs anymore but the one’s I do I usually throw in my car and flip through them when I’m out and about and waiting around for whatever it is I’m waiting for. With the holidays coming it seems like I’ve gotten more than I usually do.  Catalog shopping especially around the holidays takes me back to when I was a little girl.  Don’t you totally remember going through the catalog wishing and circling everything…

What I’m Loving {November Edition}

Watching - Black Mirror It’s like a modern day Twilight Zone centering around technology. For some reason I can only watch an episode at a time. (No binge watching for this one.) It’s the type of show that you have to take in and think about. My husband and I are watching it after we put our son to bed. It makes us feel a little better about the fact that we “may” watch RHOC every Monday without fail! Reading - Tiny…