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Gift Guide for the Wrapping Pro

I’m SUCH a huge advocate of beautiful gift wrapping. Half the fun in receiving a gift is unwrapping it. The beauty of the gift starts on the outside! If you want a funny/cute story about me as a toddler, just ask anyone who ever spent a Christmas with me. As a child, I rarely cared what  ...

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Gift Guide for the Devout Blogger

Blogging is no joke. It takes a lot of time, effort and eternal devotion. Bloggers are hustlers. They know what needs to be done and they get it done. Luckily, there are tons of tools out there to make their life so much easier. Take a look at these tools that any blogger will be thrilled to  ...

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Gift Guide for the Fancy Fiance

I know all about being a fiance. It feels like a lifetime ago. And now, my sister-in-law is a fiance! Her and her husband-to-be are just wonderful and we can’t wait to celebrate their marriage. Their engagement reminded me of my engagement. Wedding planning is busy and stressful. So I  ...

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Gift Guide for the Grill Master

This summer, Josh finally broke down and bought a grill. Honestly, though, he has been DYING and BEGGING for a grill forever. He has truly become the Grill Master in our household. The guy has been grilling anything and everything. Every time he starts the grill up, Josh starts asking me for  ...

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Gift Guide for the Backpacking Beauty

One day, I agreed to go on a backpacking (beauty) trip with my husband and his family. Granted, I probably wouldn’t be the first person to think of or be gung-ho about a camping trip let alone a backpacking trip! Yet, I had done it years ago and am always up for the challenge. So, the planning  ...

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Black Friday Deals to Die For!

This year, I am definitely not missing out on the Black Friday/Cyber Monday action. Every year I seem to get more and more planned for the two biggest shopping days of the year. I kid you not. I plan far in advance for this – lists and all. I think about things I need for the apartment,  ...

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Save the Dates are Done!

I finally, finally got my Save the Dates out. They went out a little late, but they are out! My mom and I ordered them from Vistaprint because I was in a rush to get them out. They weren’t initially my first choice. I initially thought about going with something from Minted, TinyPrints or  ...

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Blue Apron for the Win

Recently, Josh’s mom sent us a Blue Apron to try out and I think I’m in love. Between the two of us, we love to cook. It is a super fun activity that the both of us really enjoy doing. Part of cooking also requires planning and doing a little bit of prep work. Big surprise – Josh does not  ...

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