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    Dream Kitchen Inspiration

    We’re in the home building trenches but nothing has made me happier than designing my dream kitchen. Obsessing over gorgeous kitchens that grace the pages of Better Homes & Gardens, Traditional Home and Houzz,  it wasn’t easy restraining myself on just how much we were going to spend. I decided long before we broke ground […] Read more…

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    cold and flu bomb with essential oils

    I’m pretty healthy (knock on wood) and rarely get a cold, the flu or even the sniffles. Occasionally the girls will come home with a runny nose and cold symptoms but nothing too severe (double knock). Whenever that happens my family turns to essential oils. This week my youngest was experiencing cold symptoms and within a day dang if […] Read more…


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    Spring Skirts

    I’m Sarah from The Kissing Booth Blog and I’m taking over So Chic Life today for a little Fashion Friday specifically to talk about my favorite spring skirts. You can see my last post here talking about what to wear Easter Sunday. With warm weather starting to take over the Midwest, I’m currently loving that skirts are becoming more popular. […] Read more…

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    Shopbop Friends & Family Event – 3 DAYS ONLY

    Are you ready to get your shop on? Just in time for SUMMER you can snag 25% off at the Shopbop Friends and Family Sale for the next 3 DAYS!! Here’s a look at my top picks. Happy Shopping! Lover Poppy Skating Dress | Ray-BanYoungster Round Sunglasses | Tory Burch Robinson Shoulder Bag Rebecca Minkoff Mini MAC Cross Body Bag | Kate Spade […] Read more…


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    Weekly Meal Plan featuring Purple Brussel Sprouts

    Thanks for stopping by for my weekly meal plan and the Real Food Recipes Roundup with JoLynne! The weather if finally warming up here in Chicago and by warm I mean over 40 degrees. At any rate the grill is calling my name and considering we are only living in our home for a few more weeks, it’s […] Read more…

  • Gruyere & Asparagus Potato Noodle Casserole

    weekly meal plan featuring easter brunch

    Happy Easter Weekend friends! Thanks for stopping by for my weekly meal plan and the Real Food Recipes Roundup with JoLynne! Easter Brunch is one of my favorite days to cook. I have such fond memories of celebrating with my family and there was always such yummy food. Last year I prepared my first ever Apricot Glazed Ham with […] Read more…