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The Best Holiday Giveaway Ever

Giveaway closed. Congratulations to Rachel, our winner! Happy Monday, you guys! Seriously, I’m so so so excited about today’s post. I’ve teamed up with Grace, Jess, and some of our favorite brands to give you a giveaway worth over $4000! I am so so grateful to have you all as readers, followers, and supporters. The support and love you’ve shown me this year have been … Read the post >>

Holidays with Divorced Parents

Navigating the holidays can be difficult for anyone… but when divorced parents are involved things can get sticky. The question of how to handle this already tricky time with divorced parents keeps coming to me on Snapchat and email, but I thought it warranted a full post. My parents have been divorced for over 10 years, they’re both remarried, and we’re all pros at this … Read the post >>

Life Lately

I feel like I’ve been so busy for the past few weeks that I haven’t been as active on social media. I thought I’d give you a little update on what I’m loving right now as we head into what’s supposed to be a beautiful weekend here in Connecticut! Travel Bag: I got a ton of questions about this travel bag that I posted on … Read the post >>

November Q&A

Sweater / Vest / Shoes (50% off) As you probably know by now, I do weekly Q&A’s every Monday on my Snapchat, @lemonstripes. And every week, multiple people tell me how much they love it. That, by the way, makes me so so happy because I love interacting with you guys on a more personal level! This week, I’m answering your questions here for my November Q&A … Read the post >>

Shop Small

Over the weekend, I popped into a bunch of stores to run errands, and every single one was set up for holiday with trees, wreaths, and over the top sparkle. I kind of loved it. When I got home, I started strategizing my holiday gift shopping strategy, which I plan to do a little differently this year by shopping small. Supporting small, local businesses not … Read the post >>

Why I Eat Funny

Blazer / Pants / Tee (current favorite) / Similar Pumps / Lipstick (in Habanero) “Excuse me, do you have a gluten free menu?”, “Can they make that without dairy?”, “I’m actually not drinking tonight, thanks though!” All three of these phrases come out of my mouth on a daily basis. One of the most commonly asked questions I get on email and Snapchat is, “Why are you … Read the post >>

One Year in Our House

This time last year, we moved into our house. So much has changed since then, I can hardly believe it. The day we moved in, I cried… and they weren’t happy tears. I was in such a bad place from my miscarriage, that the thought of moving into the house that we ultimately had bought because I was pregnant was almost too much for me … Read the post >>

6 Money Saving Tips

Sweater / Custom Chair A few months ago, my accountant Brittany, shared her accounting tips for bloggers and small business owners. That content was super helpful, but many of you aren’t bloggers or small business owners, so I asked her if she could give us some insight into one of the scariest things about being an adult… saving. It’s scary for me anyway. I’m constantly wondering … Read the post >>