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3 Three Minute Hairstyle Tutorials + How to Cheat Your Blowdry

Oh, you guys. Writing the copy for this post simply reminds me that I am so overdue for a haircut! I mean I’m not even entirely positive when my last one was, but if I had to guess, I would go with March 2016. Yikes. Don’t worry, it’s on the books and I’m counting down the days. More importantly, though, I’ve been using all of these tips and tricks that Martha Lynn taught us during our last shoot together to make it through. I’ve been adding quick and easy waves, pulling it back with this favorite …

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16 Most Popular Posts of 2016

Well, friends, this is our 194th (and final) post of this year.  We’ve done so much together this year!  We baked bread, took trips, crafted, put together new outfits, renovated rooms, thrown parties, mixed cocktails, baked appetizers, chatted about motherhood, and so much more.  I’m taking next week off from posting to be totally present with my fam, but, should you stumble here some time next week, here are 16 posts to take you back!  I always like seeing what our top performers are for the year.  Sometimes they’re …

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Real Talk with Real Moms || Birth Stories

This seemed like a fitting topic this month with what we are about to celebrate this weekend and yet I almost skipped writing about it. Parker’s birth is something that I never went super deep into here. I tend to keep things positive and upbeat around here and, well, this story, isn’t really that, but I do feel like there might just be someone out there who can relate, so with that, here is Parker’s birth story.  We all hope for pain-free and fancy-food-filled births as easy as Chrissy Tiegen’s, but that’s …

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5 Minute Hairstyles || The Headband

It’s the little things, right?  Especially this time of year when things tend to be even busier than usual, I love finding new ways to feel pulled together without monopolizing precious morning time.  I’ve been nailing these 5 minute waves— if I do say so myself!– and loving this half up option. Today’s 5 minute headband tutorial couldn’t be easier and I’d take this simple black headband with textured hair over a dramatic french twist any day! To me this little black number feels modern and …

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