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christmas checklist aka {go enjoy this holiday!}

This year to “get into the Christmas spirit” I have made myself a checklist. I tried to keep it short and simple so that I could really accomplish all of my goals (baby steps). I’m calling this, Operation: Stop procrastinating and spend time with the ones you love–aka My...

house tour: a view from above

Every so often I will be doing a house tour where I crash other people’s homes to share some great ideas and offer inspiration to others.  To kick that off I thought I would go ahead and use my own home.  My husband and I live in a loft...

{my imaginary home} you light up my life

{my imaginary home} you light up my life

You Light Up My Life by gimmesomestyle on Polyvore I hope everyone had a great Thanksgiving!  Last night was the annual Plaza Christmas Lighting Ceremony.  It is a tradition on my husband’s side of the family to go see the lights turn on every Thanksgiving.  All those lights inspired me...

Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving everyone! I am thankful for time to enjoy with my family and so thankful for my husband :)  He makes my days so much brighter!

{thankful week} what to wear-casual

I’m back for one more Thanksgiving outfit.  This one is more along the lines of what I will be wearing tomorrow.  It is much more casual and perfect for lounging around after eating way too much turkey!

DIY Easy Pinecone Place Card

This post for DIY easy pinecone place card contains affiliate links. Thanksgiving is tomorrow!  Can you believe it?  For those of you who are hosting and entertaining in your own home, here is a quick easy way to spruce up the dinner table–and guys it literally took me 5...

{thankful week} diy {FREE} printable daily calendar

This year I really want to focus on being more thankful in my day to day life.  I want to look back at my year and see all that I have been blessed with.  One of my all time favorite bloggers Ashley Ann created a daily calendar to document her...

{my imaginary closet} falling for you

{my imaginary closet} falling for you

Falling for you by elynnstevens featuring a plaid bag

{thankful week} what to wear-formal

For the next couple days before Thanksgiving I will be putting together a few different outfits for all types of Thanksgiving gatherings.  Today I will be focusing on the formal dinner look!

{thankful week} traditions

My husband’s family has a 25 year long tradition of baking cookies.  Every year on the Saturday before Thanksgiving all of the wives of the family get together and bake.  This is not your normal ‘get together and make a few cookies day’ We bake over 1800 cookies in....

{thankful week 2012} always thankful

This week is Thanksgiving!  Can you believe it?  This next week I will be showing you a few easy thanksgiving tutorials and even a free printable.  Stay tuned!  I am really going to focus on being thankful in my own life for all that I have been given.  I...

{diy} felt grapevine wreath

I may be a little late on the fall decor seeing as though Thanksgiving is only a week away and I am just now putting up a fall wreath on my door.  Better late than never though! ;) I have seen many variations of the felt flower wreaths and...