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If you’re anything like me, I am buying a Mother’s Day gift today because my sense of time is all off and I’m still writing 2021. If you order today, all of these gifts will arrive before Mother’s Day on Sunday. Shop the post below! Hove over the product, click + shop.

Last minute Mother’s Day gifts

Lately, our kitchen has been frustrating me. Even though everything is brand new, it feels like there’s no identity here. Everything feels a little monotone: the grey backsplash, the white cabinets with black handles, the stainless steel appliances. Shoulder shrug. Is it too much to make this little place where we constantly gather around food […]

Updating our kitchen one day at a time

No one’s stopping me from adding all of these things into my cart. No one. Hover over the image below, click + shop!

Let’s shop: the Madewell sale

Madewell: 20% off $100+ OR 30% off $200+ | use code GOSPREE Sephora Spring Savings Event: receive up to 20% off your favorite products for Rouge Members. VIB Members receive 15% off, and Beauty Insiders receive 10% off. Plus, everyone gets 30% off all Sephora Collection products | use code SAVESPRING Target: Spring Home Event | up to 25% […]

Let’s shop: weekend sales

If it’s floral, I will love it. I’m so excited for the Liberty® x J. Crew home collaboration. This is everything. Floral sheets Floral tablecloth Floral placemat Floral napkins Floral sleep mask Floral puzzle Floral playing cards Floral duvet set – blue Floral duvet set – pink Hover over the image, click + shop!

A few of my favorite things: Liberty® x J. Crew home collaboration

Everything I wore + used last week… Target High-Rise Jeans Madewell Jeans Old Navy Tank Top Joggers Madewell Tee Sam Edelman Slides Anastasia Beverly Hills Brow Gel Gucci Lipstick Davines Oi Shampoo

What I wore Vol. 4

One year ago: + we were still living in Florida.  + we were still living in a house that was devoid of personality + style. We were overwhelmed with our stuff that had accumulated over the years and never found the time to curate things that would bring comfort + warmth into the home.  + […]

Losing sleep, finding happiness, and everything in between in 2021

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I am totally keeping it simple this year. My energy is non-existent and we still have what feels like a million unpacked boxes and they may stay unpacked for a really long time. So holiday decorations and wrapping will be as easy as I can make it. In past years, I’ve spent a lot of […]

These simple gift wrapping essentials will level-up your wrapping game

Mirrors are such good accessories for any room: bathroom, bedroom, dining room, living room… besides making your space look bigger, mirrors can also help your room look brighter by reflecting light. I knew I wanted a mirror in our bedroom and really wanted the Amelie Mirror from Arhaus or the Wooded Manor Mirror from Anthropologie, […]

Why a mirror in your room will actually elevate it and create calm

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My office space in the Florida house was. . . utilitarian. Chair, computer, desk, clutter. So much clutter. It was in our main bedroom and really brought the vibe down. There really was no relaxing in our bedroom with my office there. It was a an eyesore and I don’t miss it at all. So […]

I’m excited to finally set-up my office in the ADU

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