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The Beauty For Every (Body) Gift Guide… AND A Smashbox Giveaway!

So I normally don’t do beauty posts… but when given the opportunity to get made up by one of the best makeup artists in the biz AND include an AMAZING giveaway for YOU… I hightailed it down to Sephora to

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The “Hard To Buy For” Gift Guides… #1: The Dude

So in my previous post… I mentioned that I took a self-imposed blog sabbatical. What happened, you ask? I sat down each and every evening, preparing to post a holiday gift guide… and… I JUST. COULDN’T. DO IT. I was

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Handmade Holiday… Reduced Price Ticket Instagram Giveaway!

WOW! I just took an unplanned two weeks off from this blog in the busiest of busy times of the year. There were many factors that played into this, but the biggest will be revealed tomorrow… and I’ll need your

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Wreath Making… With Yasmine Mei

On one of the chilliest nights of the season so far… I headed out with my friend Natalie to a wreath making workshop held by one of my “flower girl” crushes… Yasmine Mei. She’s gorgeous and exotic and ethereal… just

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An Autumn Styled Bar Cart…

I know, I know… How many bloggers does it take to style a bar cart?! I’m honestly over it¬†myself… until I spied some pomegranate and persimmon in the juiciest of Fall colors at Whole Foods, along with some to DIE

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Munchkin Luncheon…

Last Thursday I was honored to be a part of a gorgeous luncheon full of lovely ladies (and one gentleman) who were brought together to learn more about the innovative brand of baby, toddler and kid products from Munchkin. The

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Crafting Community Presents… Handmade Holiday!

So Cal Families! One of my FAVORITE creative companies… Crafting Community… is holding their first ever pop-up event called Handmade Holiday, and it will be worth EVERY penny! Premium workshops, a family portrait studio, and a holiday marketplace are included.

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Happy November!

Happy November everyone! More design posts are soon to follow I PROMISE¬†(I know it’s been “family photo heavy”)… but I just couldn’t help posting these photos from over the weekend! Fall finally FELL on Los Angeles (although it will be

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Holiday Photo Tips And Tricks… Murphy Deesign And Avia Rosen Photography

When collaborating with Tiny Prints for a giveaway this year, I decided to center my holiday photo shoot around the experience of “home” in honor of their new home decor collection. But to make it unique… I brought my home

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Tiny Prints Holiday Giveaway… And Home Decor Review! WINNER!

Every year around Halloween… yes, HALLOWEEN… I start to feel the “pull” of the holiday season! Even though the Los Angeles weather doesn’t necessarily cooperate with this attraction (we’re still posting temps in the 80s), I start to prep my

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