A Day in My So-Called Life

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First, let me remind you about the Thirty One bag giveaway, the Plaid Crafts giveaway, the Cutting Edge Stencils giveaway and the Pick Your Plum giveaway, WHEW!! Ok, now on to the post… It’s been one crazy, hectic, unbelievable and amazing year of blogging! I can’t believe where my life has taken me in this past […]

My Weekend at the Bloggy Boot Camp

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On Saturday I attended my first blogging conference ever, The SITS Girls Bloggy Boot Camp in St. Louis! It was a one-day event to learn more about social media and blogging from some of the best in the business. Like who?? Um… Laurie Turk (or you may know her as the TIP JUNKIE!!) Yep, that […]

Exciting Announcement!

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In case some of you didn’t hear the other day, I’m so excited to officially announce loud and proud that I’m the newest contributor at Daily Do It Yourself! Daily Do It Yourself is a fantastic way to introduce you to all of the creative and talented bloggers and their inspiring DIY creations. Plus our new […]

Happy Easter!

easter egg hunt saturday

What a busy (yet wonderful) weekend! On Saturday my hubby and I worked on giving our master bedroom a bit of a makeover! I’ll have the reveal coming next week… I can’t wait to show you! But most of this weekend was spent celebrating Easter. It all began on Saturday evening at my parent’s house. Since […]

Kickin’ It: My Kiddo’s First Soccer Game!


Happy Hump Day everyone! This morning I thought I’d share some photos from my little girl’s first ever soccer game from this past weekend! My daughter Ellie has participated in ballet and tap for the past 2 years (yes, she’s only 4 but her social life is more active than mine!), but recently she’s wanted […]