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#TopFiveFridays — Our Favourite Design Blogs

When you’re running a household and loving the process of beautiful living, it’s inevitable you’ll start looking online for ideas and inspiration. While there’s no shortage of helpful DIYs and tutorials out there, there’s just something special about finding a blogger whose aesthetic and vibe feel comfortable and at home. Our quest for beautiful living …

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37 Things You’ll Regret At The End Of Next Year

A while back, Buzzfeed ran up one of its longer but curiously more profound lists entitled “37 Things You’ll Regret When You’re Old.” Although littered with GIFs (as Buzzfeed tends to do), the actual list is worthy enough of attention. In fact, we’re posting the list with my own commentary here as “37 Things You’ll …

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Kids’ Items You Definitely Should Buy at a Thrift Store

If you have kids, you’re keenly aware of the one major factor they all have in common: They don’t stop growing. And that growing is a big problem for the budget, especially as they go through spurts. Isn’t it fantastic when you can count on them as babies to need new outfits and jammies every …

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#TopFiveFridays – Paint Supplies You Should Buy at the Dollar Store

We do a lot of painting. Whether it’s touching up or refreshing a room, finishing a decor project, or upcycling a beautiful piece of previously-loved furniture, there’s nothing that really dresses up a project like a fresh coat of paint. But, of course, painting can get pretty expensive. It’s always worth it to spend a …

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#TopFiveFridays — Binge-Worthy Series on Netflix – Summer 2018

As parents to a ten year old and a six month old, the term “Netflix and Chill” has taken on an entirely new meaning for us. Perhaps not the most productive use of our evening, but by the time both kidlets are fast asleep, we often find ourselves cuddling on the couch watching one of …

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How Pickles, Chocolate, and My Kid Saved Me From Myself

I love food. Unfortunately, like most people, I love all the wrong kinds of food. Don’t get me wrong. I really do love vegetables and fruit. Healthy food is great, and I actually do like the way most of it tastes. But realistically, my desert island pantry would be stocked with chocolate chip cookies, potato chips (likely …

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Surprisingly Useful Newborn Essentials

When you’re expecting, you’re immediately bombarded with list after list after pin after pin of items and devices you absolutely MUST have in order to make your time with a newborn the most precious and magical months in the history of everything. As it turns out, you probably don’t need about 99% of what’s on …

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