Last Minute Gifts Under $25

Need a last minute Christmas gift that’s under $25?  These are all from Amazon and will arrive in time for Christmas.  I have all of them and can vouch for every one! Combine this cleansing balm with these makeup removing…

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All About our Murphy Bed

Back in September we finally decided to purchase a queen Murphy bed for our guest room.  This is a small room that does not need to function as a bedroom most of the time, but when it is used as…

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Updated Discount Codes

I try to keep updated discount code information saved as a highlight on Instagram, but I wanted to share a dedicated blog post with discount code information too to make it a little easier to find. Stripes and Whimsy Discount…

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The Formula for Our Custom Blue Paint Color

All of the blue paints in this blog post are the same color, so it just goes to show that this color really does have dimension and looks a bit different depending on your lighting.  The photos are edited to…

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Holiday Clothing Shop for the Whole Family

I love wearing festive Christmas clothing between Thanksgiving and Christmas and my children would wear their holiday clothing year-round if I let them.  (I typically pack it away with the Christmas decor so that it stays in good condition until…

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Packing for a Short Casual Trip in the Fall

Tom and I are currently at my parents’ home on Fripp Island, South Carolina, enjoying a little kid-free time while my parents (so kindly) watch the kids back home in the DC area.  Here’s what I packed for our casual…

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