Best of J.Crew Fall Arrivals – Workday Chic

Earlier this week, I posted a “Pretty in Pink” themed post with some of my favorites from J.Crew’s latest new arrivals. Today, I’m focused on workday chic. My office has a pretty low key dress policy. We can wear jeans everyday, and even tennis shoes on Fridays. Living in suburban Indiana, we also don’t have

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Traditional Afternoon Tea at Ashford Castle

One of the many highlights of our recent trip to Ireland was having Traditional Afternoon Tea at Ashford Castle. Ashford Castle dates back to 1228 in County Mayo, about 30-45 minutes outside of Galway. I had heard about Ashford Castle in a blog post on Gal Meets Glam & convinced Kyle to spend one of our

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7 Easy & Healthy Dinner Recipes to Try – August

Our trip to Ireland has me both longing for fall & wishing summer would never end. So as we enter the end of August, and therefore the inevitable end of summer, I have a few recipes on my summer bucket list I want to try! You’ll notice a theme of salads, peaches, & grilling!!! 1.

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Best of J.Crew Fall Arrivals – Pretty in Pink

One of my favorite things to come home to after a long trip, is MAIL. I may sound crazy, but I love mail, and after 2 weeks, the mail piles up leaving plenty of reading material to keep me occupied for the next several days. Waiting for me this time, was the J.Crew catalog featuring

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Wild & One – Aidan’s 1st Birthday Party

This past weekend we hosted Aidan’s 1st birthday party (early) with friends & family with a “Wild & One” theme. We had a small group come over for lunch to play, open presents, attempt a smash cake, and just reminisce about the year we had. For all you mom’s & dad’s out there planning your little one’s

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9 Ways to Live a More Authentic Life

As I continue to grow into the woman I am today, living an authentic life is something I aspire to daily. In a world where everyone puts their best face forward on social media, it can be easy to look around and feel like authenticity is hard to come by. Here are 9 ways to live

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Family Photos – Aidan’s 1 Year

A couple weekends ago, we asked our friend Caroline to shoot our family photos to celebrate Aidan’s first year! I love all of the photos I’ve taken (we’re talking THOUSANDS) this past year on my iPhone & Canon Rebel, but I knew we wanted to capture this stage of our life with a professional. Aidan was a

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Monday Motivation – Thoughts on Discipline

  Alright everyone. I’m putting myself out there this week. More than I normally do, in hopes to really lay it out there… I stumbled upon an article on discipline while mindlessly perusing the Internet (anyone else do that??) and it was one of the few articles that really resonated with me. Maybe it’s where

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