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Nursery Update

Just wanted to post a couple of quick pics of E's nursery. It's coming along - slowly but surely.

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Monday Inspiration – Small Surprise

Today's inspiration comes from the Brooklyn apartment of designer Katy Skelton.

What I love is how she's made the most of such a small space, maximizing function while incorporating details that make a design really special.

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Rediscovering Treasures

Don't you just love rediscovering goodies that you bought, like, forever ago?!

Yup. Me too.

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Monday Inspiration – Take it Outside

Happy Monday, y'all!

I hope that you've all had a wonderful weekend, and took a little time to celebrate the wonderful women in your lives (mothers or not!).

We had another whirlwind weekend, yet again.

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Checking In

I had every intention to post multiple times this week (I actually have some great ideas for upcoming Tips and Tricks posts…), but what is that they say about good intentions?


This week has been a doozy.  I feel like I haven’t even had a chance to sit down.  But I’ve decided to just go with it.  There’s always next week, right?

I DID feel like I should post a quick update to share what I’m hoping to tackle this weekend.

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Lots of goodies for the nursery!

I can’t wait to share the finished product.

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But before I sign off…

Here’s a TIP.

Take caution when throwing diapers away.

The action may elicit THIS response…

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(Seriously.  This is because I was throwing his diaper away.)

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Oh, the humanity.


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