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Cozy Fall Scents for Your Home

Fall is my favorite time of year. Along with all of the beautiful colors found in nature and the autumnal decorations with which people adorn their homes, some of my favorite things about the season are the scents that go … Continue reading

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Best Summer Scents (For Body & Home)

Summer fragrances are the best: light, airy, and when you apply just the faintest mist to your skin or hair, they are so beautiful. Same thing for your home: scented candles can gently scent a room (or two) with a … Continue reading

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Fall Essentials

Summer passed by in the blink of an eye, and I’m mentally transitioning to fall (although there are still quite a few weeks of hot weather left before I switch over my closet!). Here are some pieces I have my … Continue reading

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Last-Minute Gift Ideas

We’re getting down to the wire, and if you haven’t wrapped up your shopping already (no judgment — I barely even started), you might need a little nudge in the right direction. Here are some fabulous gifts for a variety … Continue reading

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Bar Cart Staples

I’ve had a longterm love affair with cocktails (and craft beer and good wine — evident here). I was browsing wedding registry items earlier this week and this bar cart stopped me in my tracks. I know, it’s an absolute … Continue reading

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Holiday Scented Candles

There are few things cozier than getting under a blanket at night by the light of the Christmas tree (or a fire) and lighting a beautiful-smelling candle. I’ve been burning some of these as the snow falls like crazy here … Continue reading

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Illuminate Your Winter

Winter is a very dark season, and sometimes, it can feel cold and empty. Candles help to warm up your home during these dark months, and bring a little light into your life. It’s a bonus if they smell great! … Continue reading

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Get the Look: Ruffian Spring 2010 Runway Eyes

I’m crazy about the look MAC artist James Kaliardos created for the Ruffian Spring 2010 runway show. The beautiful, pastel-infused palette of colors looks flirty, lighthearted, and of course, fun. And check out those lashes! It’s easy to recreate; after … Continue reading

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