I am a coffee addict. I have accepted my problem, but there’s no going back. The only time I did not have coffee was first trimester of pregnancy because I felt so sick :(. But as soon as the intense part of that passed, I was back at it even during pregnancy. I would drink… Continue reading My Favorite Coffee Tricks
Mother’s Day is this weekend! I always enjoy this holiday. It’s a time to make my mom, and really all the mothers I know feel special and loved. Obviously, we should do this all the time, but this day in particular is a time to be intentional and make sure your mom really knows how… Continue reading Mother’s Day Gift Ideas!
Happy Saturday! I want to share with you Lily’s official nursery reveal! We had an incredible newborn photo session with the lovely Stephanie Bryan at stephaniemakes.com. I LOVED every single picture! We had these taken when Lily was 6 days old. Stephanie made it so easy for us as we were FRESH parents and Lily… Continue reading Lily’s Nursery Reveal!
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
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
This pumpkin DIY is inspired by my mom who is a creative, design genius. She has always had a knack for decorating her home in the most beautiful way and I absolutely love coming home for a dinner or family gathering during the fall because I know her house will be decked out in all… Continue reading Succulent Pumpkin- Simple Fall DIY
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!
Do you have a go to stress reliever? A few of mine are eating ice cream, treating myself to Starbucks, and online shopping. A healthier (and cheaper) stress reliever of mine is crafting. A little DIY now and then is so therapeutic. I recently did a simple DIY that involved one of my most recent… Continue reading Tassel Bracelet DIY
I am weird about washing my hair. My friends and family know this. I don’t like to wash my hair every day. I like to go every other day because my hair is fine and it helps my hair with volume if I do so. I PREFER to go every two days to wash my… Continue reading My Favorite Dry Shampoo
Acai Bowls. First off, let’s have a lesson in pronunciation, because most people are like whatttt how do you pronounce that word, am I even saying it right? Acai = Ah-Sah-EE. Got it? Good, let’s move on. For the past year I have wondered what the heck is an Acai Bowl. It sounded super complicated… Continue reading Acai Bowl: My Favorite Healthy Breakfast