Fixer-Upper: Shelf Edition

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For the start of our new little “fixer-upper” series, we’re giving you simple tips to spruce up that shelf that always seems to have too much or not enough on it. We figured by starting with a blank shelf, our series can only get better from here! In our opinion, flowers are the easiest way to make […]

Jambo From KENYA!

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Jambo (hello) from Kenya! After a horrendously stressful 3 day trip full of bumps in the road, our team finally arrived in Kenya on Saturday — and only a few hours behind our scheduled time (MIRACLE!!!). It seems like every time I get off the plane in Kenya it gets sweeter. This place is home […]

Monday Night Football recap + game day eats!

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Last night our beloved Cincinnati Bengals took their first loss of the season to the Houston Texans (which is still breaking our hearts and confusing us all). Although it was a heartbreaker, the atmosphere of prime time football is unlike anything else. Initially when we planned to go to the game, we were expecting a […]

Weekend at Biltmore Estate – Asheville, NC

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This past weekend I was in Asheville with my mom, my aunt, and 2 of my cousins. My Aunt Julie, for my 21st birthday (I’m 24), promised to take a girls trip with her daughters and my mom and me. I honestly didn’t even realize we never did it until a few months ago when […]

November Goals

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Hey everyone! We’re checking in today to share our goals for this month and hopefully spur you on to create some goals of your own! But first, can we just address this real quick: WHERE THE HECK DID OCTOBER GO?! We love October around here and definitely have been celebrating fall. However, we are so […]

Melissa’s Stella&Dot Party + GIVEAWAY!

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Tuesday night I hosted a Stella and Dot trunk show at my place. I have never really been super into designer jewelry mainly because I have a hard time dropping that much money on accessories, however, I think Stella has won me over! Let me tell you why — so you’ve probably seen their collection online […]

Happy Fall, Y’all! {FREE Downloadable Print!}

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Fall is officially underway and we are smitten! To celebrate the season we adore so much, Mel hand lettered a cute little “Happy Fall, Y’all!” print for you to download and use for a fall decoration! You can get your own downloadable copy of the print here! Here’s to all the flannel, bonfires, pumpkin spice, and […]