Building Trust With Your Audience Through Authenticity

In a world where you can be anyone, why not be yourself? I have seen so many influencers, brands and businesses make the mistake of trying to be everyone else, and they lose sight of who they are and what they stand for. Authenticity is one of the many factors that are key to building […]

August 6, 2020

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Top Ways To Reduce Stress During The Holiday Season

Let’s be real – the holidays makes this time the most stressful part of the year. Whether traveling, hosting or simply partying at others’ homes, everything can add more stress on top of present shopping, wrapping and decorating. If I have learned anything by being pregnant this year, it’s that you sometimes have to make […]

December 4, 2018

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Our Holiday Card Design and the Biggest Announcement Yet!

OK, anyone who really knows me knows that I eat, sleep and breath the holiday season! There’s nothing that brings me more joy (and stress) than Christmas time, with the beautiful outdoor markets, delicious food, home cooking and family fun. It reminds me of all the beauty in the world when the rest of the […]

November 19, 2018

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Why I Stepped Away From Life For A While

Over the last month, I’ve forced myself to take a step back in life. There has been so much going on all summer long that I just felt completely exhausted, even after our week long vacation. On top of that, there are so many changes coming with the season and life that I didn’t feel […]

October 14, 2018

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Our Weekend Master Bedroom Remodel

I’m not sure I’m any bit qualified to be called a designer, but gosh darn do I LOVE interior design! If I could go back and do my career all over again, it would be a huge debate between archaeologist or interior designer because just putting together colors and items to give a feeling or […]

October 9, 2018

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Our Bahamas Getaway: Days 3 and 4

Even though our trip in total was 8 days long, the cruise went too fast with only 4 nights and a handful of days. Days 3 and 4 were some of the best to finish out the family fun, with a day trip to Nassau, the capital of the Bahamas, and a day at sea […]

September 21, 2018

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Our Bahamas Getaway 2018: Days 1 and 2

Our first year anniversary was a huge celebration this year, and when my husband proposed we plan a second honeymoon (since our original honeymoon got switch around due to Hurricane Maria), we couldn’t help but take the opportunity to get away. When we thought more about how we were one family, we turned it into […]

September 17, 2018

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Must-Have Items To Make Your Next Vacation Easier

With our big family vacation to the Bahamas just days away, packing has consumed our home trying to make sure we get everything we need. My husband and I try to travel every year, and each destination has different needs and products to make our trip successful, so I am sharing my favorite must-have products […]

August 30, 2018

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Our First Year Anniversary: Advice For Brides-To-Be On Wedding Planning

Everyone always says your first year of marriage is the hardest – honestly, planning our wedding over two years was much more stressful than our first year. Wedding planning is the first major lifetime decisions you make as a couple (of course, unless you are in the minority who buys homes or something like that […]

August 21, 2018

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Our First Year Anniversary: Wedding Outtakes

Our first year wedding anniversary is just around the corner and it’s hard to believe this year flew by that fast! It feels like just a few months ago, we were saying I Do in front of our friends and family at Orchard Ridge Farms in Rockton, IL. With the beautiful videos and photos from […]

August 20, 2018

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