Country Dresses Add Bohemian Charm With Florals

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What happened to all of the pants? Country dresses are taking over with Bohemian details and earthy floral prints. These frocks are easy to throw on and even easier to accessorize! Grab your favorite boots for fall and take a look at these styles for inspiration. A leather purse or denim jacket is all you need for a sweet date […]

Linen Bedding Basics: Learn About the Quality of Flax

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Time to hunker down and get cozy in your bedroom retreat!  We’ve been investigating the staying power of quality linen bedding this month.  Soft and durable, a little investment in a proper sheet set can be passed down to future generations.  Learn more about 100% flax weaves and the benefits of natural fibers.  Linen helps you stay cool in the […]

5 Pumpkin Goodies w/out Guilt

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PSL season is officially here!  Pumpkin pie has always been a childhood favorite. (With the Cool Whip topping-to-pie ratio being 1:1.) It’s totally possible to indulge in a little pumpkin with the 5 health-smart recipes below.   We’ve got gluten-free, dairy-free, egg-free, low-glycemic, and more!  You’re bound to find one that fits your taste/ diet criteria.  Guaranteed! Pumpkin Pudding {egg-free, dairy-free} First, consider […]

Ranch Style Fashion: So You Think You’re a Cowboy

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Summer/Fall transition seasons can sometimes be the most fun.  The weather is still warm, but ranch style is bringing fashion back home.  The trick is in the accessories!  Check out these country-cool looks that will help put a spring in your step this month.  “Don’t wait for tomorrow to bring you your dreams/ ‘Cause by the time that you get there […]

Virgo: The Devil is in the Details

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Hey baby, what’s your sign? We’re enthralled with the hidden art of astrology and how the stars align with personalities. Just for fun, we’ve put together a reference guide for adding decor that is personal to each sun sign. Since this is the month of Virgo, we’ll focus on the details that make their homes perfect and serene. If this […]

John Steinbeck: 5 Favorite Novels/ 5 Life Lessons

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Time to hunker back down and get some reading done. Now that school is back in session, you might have a little extra time for novels and the like.  Need a good suggestion? One of my number one favorite authors is John Steinbeck. I’ve read countless novels by the Nobel Prize winner and have learn little life lessons along the way. […]

Sheer Blouse/ Sheer Strategy

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Admittedly, our favorite trend moving into Fall is a tricky one to pull off.  Organza (or see-through) tops are 100% feminine, but how do you wear them?  We found several ways to rock a sheer blouse without showing your ta-tas.  Suitable for work and play, these layering techniques are subtle and sexy.  Work it out! Sheer Blouse Boss Pussy bow blouses […]

Summer Hygge Essentials: Take it Easy

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Feeling in the mood for Fall, but it’s still a little too hot for “cozy”? We have a solution for all of your end-of-August problems. Adding a little more Summer hygge to your lifestyle will help you slow down and enjoy the changing season. Learn how to unplug and appreciate being in the moment a little more this week. You’ll […]

Meal Prep: Healthy Eating With Minimal Effort

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School is getting back in session and initiatives are ramping back up at work.  Time to give meal prep a go, with these easy and healthy plan-ahead strategies.  Pack breakfast or a salad in jars and just grab and go!  We’re eating well effortlessly and all week long.  Take a look at our favorite recipes – once you get the […]

Midi Skirts Make Mom’s Modesty Look Magnifique!

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We’re 100% digging the latest modesty trend.  Not too short, not too long, this season’s midi skirts are exuding some down-to-earth country charm.  The trick is in the details.  You will love them best adorned with belts, pockets, and buttons.  Get in mom’s closet and start raiding her wardrobe with these snappy looks that transition perfectly into Fall. Belted Midi […]

Leo: Get The Royal Home Decor Treatment

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Hey baby, what’s your sign? We’re enthralled with the hidden art of astrology and how the stars align with personalities. Just for fun, we’ve put together a reference guide for adding decor that is personal to each sun sign. Since this is the month of Leo, we’ll focus on the details that make their homes bold and exotic. If this […]

British Crime Drama Binging: The Best From Netflix

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Getting tired of the suggestions in your Netflix queue? Allow me to introduce you to the best of the BBC! One British crime drama led to another and I was hooked. What started as a mild curiosity has become a delightful adventure! Try solving murder mysteries with England and Scotland as backdrops. And those accents! Now my queue is providing […]