DIY stenciled tiles

For the longest time, I’ve tried to pinpoint my design style or esthetic, but then I though: “Who cares?” Every time I look at houses online or in magazines, I always say I would love to have that style, but no matter what, I always gravitate toward old, vintage, or diy upcycling. Catching a pattern […]

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Things I love

The Summer holiday (from teaching) is here! Most years, we leave the kids in part-time daycare, but we’ve decided to take them out for the Summer since I’m off work anyway. I’m looking forward to spending more time with those littles without being preoccupied or stressed about work. The beach, pool, zoo, bookstore, park, etc. […]

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Starting out as a Stella & Dot stylist

If you follow me on Instagram, you probably know that I have recently become a stella & dot stylist. This all sort of happened out of the blue. I went to a trunk show at a friend’s place before Christmas, more to get out of the house than anything since Sophie was only 2 weeks old at the time. […]

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The Jumpsuit

Now that Sophie is 5 months old, I’m finally starting to see a light at the end of the tunnel with weight loss so I’m actually looking forward to wearing something other than over sized cardigans and leggings. These days, I’ve got my eye on the jumpsuit. I’m not sure if it will love me […]

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New School Clothes

The time has finally come. After 15 months of maternity leave, I’m heading back to work on Monday! I’ve been saying that I’m glad to be going and I’m not nervous, but my crabby and anxious mood might tell otherwise. I will be teaching third grade for the first time, well, if you don’t count […]

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The Satchel

These days, I can’t help but admire all the colorful bags I’m seeing, so I’m adding a satchel to my ever-growing wish list. I’ve been dragging my old diaper bag around for long enough that I’m definitely in the market for something bright and cheery (and without formula and mushy carrot stains) Michael kors handbagnordstrom.com […]

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Fall Clothing Wish List

J.Crew polka dot shirt / J.Crew knit top / J.Crew slim fit shirt / Cashmere coat / J.Crew high waisted skinny jeans / H&M slim leg pants, $24 / ALDO boots / ALDO flat / J.Crew satchel handbag / J.Crew pearl jewelry / J.Crew twist jewelry

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