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September 2015

Inspiration

Instagramers of the Month – September

By the look of our #lilyandval hashtag, Fall is in full swing and we are loving it!  During this beloved season, Val’s new book, “The Complete Book of Chalk Lettering” arrived to bookstores everywhere! We are so excited to see them arriving to your doorstep!  Thanks again…

In the Kitchen

The Art of the Picnic – Girl’s Day

Happy Friday, friends!  It is the 4th week of The Art of the Picnic series. If you missed the others, read our wine and cheese theme here, French country theme here, and last week’s Brunch theme here! Today’s picnic theme is meant to be shared with your best girlfriends! A…

DIY

DIY Bookshelf Storage

There is something about a well-styled bookshelf that makes a room feel more put together. For my own bookshelf, I have been color-blocking my favorite books alongside fun art, like our new book themed print (shown left)! The only downside to my well-styled shelves…

In the Kitchen

The Art of The Picnic – Brunch

Welcome to the 3rd week of The Art of the Picnic series! If you missed the others, read our wine and cheese theme here and last week’s French country theme here. Today’s theme involves one of my favorite things: brunch! This picnic is yet another example of how easy…

In the Kitchen

In the Kitchen – Mulled Apple Cider

On a crisp day in Autumn, there is almost nothing more comforting than lighting a candle scented with sweet and spicy notes. I’m currently burning one called “Pumpkin Roll” and it smells as delicious as it sounds! This season you can find many candles to…

In the Kitchen

The Art of the Picnic – French Country

Happy Friday, everyone! We are continuing September’s Art of the Picnic blog series. I am pleased to bring you the second picnic in our “Art of the Picnic” series…the French picnic. My high school French teacher is the woman who taught me “the art…

DIY

Farmers Market Tote DIY

An ideal Saturday morning calls for sleeping in, grabbing a hot cup of coffee and heading to the local farmers market. I especially love it in the fall when apples, sunflowers, squash, and pumpkins make their way into vendor’s stands.  We were inspired by our local markets…

In the Kitchen

Art of the Picnic – Wine & Cheese

When the weather starts to cool in September, it’s the perfect time to enjoy one of life’s simple pleasures by dining al fresco! Picnics are a favorite fall activity and each week during the month of September we will be sharing a different theme…