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Currently | Thoughts about Life Lately!

One of my favorite bloggers recently did an edition of “Currently- Thoughts about Life Lately” and I loved it so much, I am doing it myself. When I think about my favorite blog posts from others, they are always either 1) something I want learn about and can apply to my life or 2) a peak… Continue reading Currently | Thoughts about Life Lately!

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Galentine’s Party: The Nook Girls Edition

The Nook Girls are so excited to finally share our Galentine’s Party and styled shoot! For those who are new, the Nook Girls, Rachel and Allison, are lifestyle bloggers in Raleigh, NC. We enjoy bringing bloggers together in the area to learn from each other and grow together as bloggers and social media influencers. Recently,… Continue reading Galentine’s Party: The Nook Girls Edition

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A Cookie Recipe from Our Sweet Friends: Southern Sugar Bakery

Hi there! My name is Christin and I am the co-founder and co-owner of Southern Sugar Bakery here in Raleigh, NC. I own a cookie decorating company with one of my greatest friends, Angie, and it is a daily blessing to be able to work alongside a friend like her. I am a school counselor… Continue reading A Cookie Recipe from Our Sweet Friends: Southern Sugar Bakery

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Fall Home Decor on a Budget!

Since I’ve had my own home, I have really tried to get into seasonal decor. I love creating my home to be inviting, cozy, and pretty. I tend towards neutrals rather than bright colors because I find it more calming. I’m also a minimalist and try to decorate with only what’s essential for the space… Continue reading Fall Home Decor on a Budget!

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Easy Guide for Party Planning

I love parties. I love creating a place that is comforting, pretty, fun, and encouraging for others. I definitely have a system for how I plan and execute my parties, but I always like to think of a fun “theme” (NO DRESS UP THEMES!!!) to give each party a different flair. This past weekend I… Continue reading Easy Guide for Party Planning

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Tips for Hosting a Small Party

You’ve probably figured out by now that Allison and I both love hosting parties in our home. Whether it’s a wedding shower for a good friend, a surprise birthday party for a family member, or a spontaneous cookout over the weekend- we love inviting and hosting people in our homes. A few weeks ago, I had the… Continue reading Tips for Hosting a Small Party

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Weekend Likes and Links: Pineapple Addiction

Here is a light and fun post for your weekend! Is it just me or does every year seem to have a different trendy fruit? Maybe last year it was blueberries?! I don’t know but I am seeing pineapple everywhere this spring. Wow…like everywhere people! And it’s so fun. Now, not only is pineapple a… Continue reading Weekend Likes and Links: Pineapple Addiction