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  • 2017 Birthday Wish list

    The number one item on my birthday wish list – these lights! Two of them! I actually spotted these at a friend’s house and immediately knew I had to get my hands on some. I already know exactly where I’d put them. Hanging those Christmas lights in the living room of my last apartment really showed me how important lighting is and how cozy the right lighting can be. We

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  • project 365 : days 198 – 204

    198 : 365 King of the pillows! Also, would you look at that photo of Professor and Squid! They were basically cuddling. Laying that close together is a big deal for them. 199 : 365 I made stuffed peppers for dinner. This is right before they got popped in the oven. I wanted to use chorizo but the grocery store was out. I ended up stuffing the peppers with hot

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  • Friday Favorites #424

    This post contains affiliate links. For more information on what that means, read here. The pattern on these planters isΒ so simple, yet makes them so much cuter than if they were plain white. (via Cactus and Bones) Yes, please to this wonderful oven mitt! (via Amazon) Love this rabbit necklace! (via Almanac for June) I’m sure by this point you’ve seen these amazing cat candles that have skeletons but did

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  • TDS postcard sets!

    I’ve been hinting for a while that I had a little something else up my sleeve for the TDS shop. TA-DAAAA! Postcard booklets! These have actually been done since before the last pouch update but I wanted to take a few more photos to show off how cool they really are and how they’re good for more than just mailing. Postcards are something I’ve been meaning to get made for

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  • It’s the little things…

    Y’all, every time I write one of these “It’s the little things…” posts it’s about my darn pets. Part of me wants to apologize but I also feel like if you don’t like seeing silly photos of them, you’re probably some kind of monster because they’re perfect angels. Only partially kidding. Yesterday I was walking to the front door to fix up the mess of shoes that had been driving

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  • mellow yellow

    A few years ago I was really good at documenting my hair dye adventures. I always made an effort to take before and after photos, andΒ write downΒ what colors I used. Eventually I kind of got stuck in a rut where I was doing the same colors in rotation every few months. I guess it just didn’t seem like it was worth the time to document it. Looking back I definitely

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  • project 365 : days 191 – 197

    191 : 365 Wrestlemania. 192 : 365 The cutest kitty lapel pin from Bee’s Knees Industries (and an excuse to show off my new hair color again!) 193 : 365 16.5 miles zig zagging around the city. On the way home Jeff and I stopped off at this little overlook to shoot the sunset and flowers. I didn’t get any awesome shots of the sky but I like my photo

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  • Friday Favorites #423

    This post contains affiliate links. For more information on what that means, read here. The pattern on this dress is ridiculous and I am absolutely crazy about it. (via Modcloth) These glasses, y’all! (via Warby Parker) More clothing with fun patterns! These overalls are fab! (via Anthopologie) I featured these sandals in my Friday Favorites a few weeks back saying how much I loved them. At the time they were

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  • La Jolla

    It feels strange to still be posting about May’s road trip but I still have things I need to share. Our stop in La Jolla is one of those things. Before heading down into Southern California, we had made a handful of stops at the ocean. There were a few things I was really looking forward to seeing including sea lions, seals, and tide pools. The last time we drove

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  • project 365 : days 184 – 190

    184 : 365 I was taking photos of my new hair color when Jeff wandered into my office. I hit the button on my remote a few times without bothering to check if we were in focus or anything and ended up with this shot. I absolutely love it. It’s even better in color but then you wouldn’t be surprised when I revealed my new hair tomorrow! Heh! 185 :

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  • Friday Favorites #422

    This pin! (via Lost Lust Supply) Are you kidding me with this ring? It’s so much fun! (via Sofia Zakia) LOVE these nail decals. (via little surprise nail) I discovered Keep It Wild Co on instagram recently and instantly fell in love! (via Keep It Wild Co) Compliment pencils! Also, compliment cards if you’re feeling extra nice. (via band.do) The other day I was trying really hard to figure out

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  • what I wore : stripes + overalls

    This post was sponsored by Reebok as part of an Influencer Activation for Influence Central and all opinions expressed in my post are my own. I feel like my wardrobe is heading toward something Steve Jobs-esque. Not that I’m going to start wearing black turtlenecks and jeans every single day but that I’ve started simplifying it without even meaning to! I really enjoy getting dressed up, and puting together fun

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  • six months + six reasons

    July 1st marked six whole months since Jeff and I moved in to what has to be the world’s cutest apartment together. It feels like we just moved into this place a few days ago but on the same hand, I can’t even remember what it was like to live seperately. It took nearly three years before we were both ready to make the leap but any fears about it

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