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Theme Thursday: Summer Country Wedding Theme

I'm over on My Wedding Favors this week sharing a bright and rustic summer country wedding theme! Hop on over to the post to see the full color palette and details I chose for this theme!   Links: 1. Bamber Photography via Rustic Wedding Chic 2. Mihaja Photography via Polka Dot Bride 3. My Wedding Favors 4. Sweet Little Photographs via Magnolia Rouge5. D Lies Collection on Etsy 6[...]

Music Monday: Home

Even now when I'm aloneI've always known with youI am home It's an oldie but definitely a goodie that  I can't get enough of - Home by Vanessa Carlton. Her voice is classic - one that, in my opinion, never goes out of style. She reminds me of one of my favorites - Michelle Branch - and her lyrics speak right to my soul, like she pulled the words right out of my heart. It's true that no m[...]

Alt Summit: Growing a Small Blog through Guest Posting

You guys, Alt Summit was a blast. And if you can't tell from the picture above, a photoshoot with my lovely panel ladies was involved. As promised at Alt Summit, today my panel members and I are all sharing a recap of the topic we spoke on, and you can also download the pdf of our slides and the worksheet we passed out to all of the attendees! Here's a download of the PDF we promised!  O[...]

DIY Vintage Book Page & Lavender Wedding Toss

Since lots of ceremony locations no longer allow tossing of rice as the bride and groom exit, and bubbles is becoming overdone, I love the idea of a lavender toss for a rustic wedding exit. Today I'm showing you a simple DIY project using old book pages and lavender - it's pretty and smells wonderful too! What You'll Need:  - 100 -200 Pages from an old book (One or two books shoul[...]

Music Monday: Still into You

And on the drive back to my houseI told you that, I told you that I loved ya.You felt the weight of the worldfall off your shoulderAnd to your favorite songWe sang along to the start of forever I think I've loved Paramore since they came out with their first single - their songs are relatable and today's Music Monday is no different! This one's a perfect upbeat song for your reception pl[...]

Working On... Graduation Invitations

Muriel came to me in January with an idea for a graduation invitation and I couldn't pass up this cute job. She wanted to keep it very similar to the original one, but we made it our own a bit. She hosted a vintage travel themed party, which is right up my alley! We used washi tape and map images mixed with fun fonts and colors. We printed it on 120lb cotton cardstock and I'm in love with h[...]