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What To Read Now || Summer 2017 Reading List

Oh, summer!  I do so adore your laid back vibe, your abundant fresh produce, and for the most part, even your balmy temperatures that beg for time spent poolside or by the lake. While summer also used to include a stack of books that I could hastily make my way through, as more things vie for my time– getting ahead with work in preparation for maternity leave, finalizing a million decisions on our new house, the entire series of The O.C. on Hulu?!– it’s definitely been more of a challenge to find time to read.  I’m …

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Our Austin Rental || The Dining Room of My Dreams!

After months of eating at the bar, picnicking on the floor in an empty dining room, and gathering around a coffee table, at long last, we have a dining table, friends, and I couldn’t be happier!  I pondered, shopped, fell down the rabbit hole of interior blogs, and picked all of your brains both here and on social media before finally choosing one. There was so much to consider as I have seriously high hopes for this dining room space.  I imagine dinner parties with friends that go hours later than expected in the best possible way, …

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And Then There Were Four…

You probably already guessed from the title… and the photo, but it’s true! We’re adding another babe to this crew in August and I’m so happy to finally share the news with you guys!  There have been so many times that I felt like I was going to share it by accident here or that I wanted to mention my very strange cravings or food aversions, but stayed mum about the subject just a little while longer.  Parker has been asking for a baby sister for nearly a year now, so she was so excited when we told her that there was …

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Dining Al Fresco || Summer Recipe Remix + Video

There’s no better season for entertaining than summer!  The days are long allowing for plenty of time for friends to wine and dine around the table and the weather is warm making it ideal for some al fresco dining!  We teamed up with   to remix some of my favorite summertime recipes with their delicious line of olive oils.  One thing you may not know is that all olive oils aren’t created equal! Extra virgin olive oil is cold pressed and works great for cold dishes like salad dressings and side salads. The Bertolli® 100% …

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