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2017 Gift Guide: Winter Essentials

And we’re back with another (favorite) gift guide of mine. The winter essentials anyone living in or visiting a cold climate could need! See? Here’s me in Quebec City modeling quite a few of them! I basically look like this from January through February. I get emails and insta messages all the time from people moving to or visiting Chicago…

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My Picks from My Three Favorite Black Friday Sales

Alright, I know there are LOTS of sites out there to shop from, lots of blog posts to look at, and lots of leftovers to be eaten… so to save your time and mine, I’m sharing (a lot of!) my favorite items from my three favorite stores! Many of these you’ve seen in my home or on my instagram… others…

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Our Christmas Tree (and Its Dilemma)

Yesterday afternoon Dan and I got our fresh 10-foot tree for the living room! A true dream! Our car is a Toyota Corolla and we figured there was no way a 10 footer would be fitting on the roof, so we used an hourly car rental company – GetAround (it’s an app, second time I used it, highly recommend!) –…

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2017 GIFT GUIDE: Stocking Stuffers Under $25

We all have those few people we splurge on gifts for… mom, the significant other, your oldest, closest friend. But for most, we’re looking to stick to a certain budget. So whether it’s a coworker, friend’s gift exchange, cousin’s Secret Santa, or simply a respectable price cap on the family gift giving this year, here’s a selection of some of…

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