pier1 imports // decorating 3 rooms for thanksgiving

This post is sponsored by Pier 1 Imports, but all ideas and opinions are our own. Now that Halloween is over and we’ve survived the candy coma, we can now think about fall!  We love the fall season…the weather (sweatshirt season without a coat…YES!), fall colors, and fall traditions (pumpkin patch, pumpkin carving). Have you

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master bedroom wall decor

You all don’t even know how excited I am for this blog post!  Our master bedroom+wall decor reveal! 😉  I’ve posted my master bedroom a handful of times on Instagram, but I’ve always wanted to do a full blog post of the room.  As some of you know (for the ones that have followed us

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copper mug candle for your fall decor

This post is sponsored by Thymes. The opinions and text are our own. Do you know what I’m obsessed with?  Anything copper!  I just love that copper tone!  You can use copper products year round for your decor, but there’s something about the fall season that goes hand in hand with copper.  When I think

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spooky fireplace decorations

This post is sponsored by Cost Plus World Market and contain affiliate links, but all ideas and opinions are our own.   It’s that time of  year!  Other than Christmas, my kid’s next favorite holiday is Halloween.  I mean come on, they only have one word in the brain!  CANDY! 😉  I’m that mom that

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detox from the inside out

Niña and I started Farrell’s today, and you all know what that means?!  Time to get our booty in gear to a healthier lifestyle and a sexy body.  Bringing back our sexy mom bod!  OK, maybe not sexy but at least a body that we are happy with. Drinking water all day is a struggle

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Conquer Mealtime Chaos with Red Baron®

This is a sponsored conversation written by us on behalf of Red Baron® pizza. The opinions and text are all ours. As some of you know, Niña and I are living together.  We moved into their house about a month ago and will be staying in their house until our house is built.  Eight kids

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côte nail polish

As some of you know already, I’m an Educator for Beautycounter.  If you’re like me, I never really thought about harmful ingredients in products before.  To be honest, it didn’t even phase me.  I assumed everything was safe.  It had to be since it’s allowed to be put on our bodies…right?!  Then I found out

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mojito watermelon

My brother-in-law made this for a party they went to, and thank goodness they had some leftovers!!  This is seriously sooooooo good!  Tastes so refreshing!  I asked Nick what it was called, and I should have known….I LOVE mojitos!  😉 Where has this been all my life?! If you want to snack on something or

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blaine is 34! / eggs benedict recipe

It was my husband’s 34th birthday on August 31st!  34 sure looks sexy on him (OW OW!!), and I gotta say, he makes life pretty freaking awesome!  He is the most affectionate, hard working, funniest, hands on parent, will bend over backwards for you type of person.  I’m pretty darn lucky to get to do

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simple treasures | pella, ia

Some of you guys don’t know, but we actually grew up in Pella, IA, a beautiful Dutch community.  We wanted to feature Simple Treasures a shop in Pella that is a must stop for anyone that lives near or passes through Pella.  Simple Treasures is in a vintage yellow house.  They just celebrated 10 years

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