All decked out in red, white, and blue

All decked out in red, white, and blue

Summer is finally here! Although summer officially arrived on June 21, the Fourth of July is truly the beginning of my summer. This year the holiday falls on Tuesday, and I am fortunate that this means my family will be spending the whole week at the lake. I’m looking forward to spending time with them and a few friends that are planning to stop by! Have you prepared for the holiday yet?

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Take it as a sign...engagement party decorations

Take it as a sign...engagement party decorations

Welcome back! (or I’m glad to meet you if this is your first visit!) I am excited to say that the engagement party for Hannah and John went great. The food and beverages seemed to be enjoyed by everyone. Hannah put a personal twist on the party with four very cute signs she crafted with some inspiration from Pinterest.

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When two parts of your life collide...

When two parts of your life collide...

This time of the year can be busy with graduations, bridal showers, baby showers and just wanting to spend time with family now that the warm weather has returned. I am certainly excited to be able to get outside and enjoy the sun. Have you ever had a time when two parts of your life collide? It happened to me a few weeks ago! I never thought that an email from an old friend and my daughter’s engagement party would somehow get connected.

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Making a home away from home

Making a home away from home

Hello from rainy Seattle, WA! No, I haven’t moved. My husband and I have been traveling for vacation and business. For the record I am very much a homebody, so being in our fifth hotel in 12 days is quite a change for me! I am beginning to miss the coziness of home, so I decided to add some homey decor to the hotel room to lift my spirit...

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