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January 2017 Archive

Pretty Ordinary Friday #34
Pretty Ordinary Friday #34

For the Pretty Ordinary series, we’re documenting snapshots of our week that may not be the prettiest or the most interesting, but we enjoyed each instance and want to remember them! These are the behind-the-scenes, in-between moments – the small peeks that would otherwise be forgotten. Join us as we use this series to scrapbook the unedited, […]

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The Year of Cozy – Book Review
The Year of Cozy – Book Review

Let’s get cozy, everyone! We’ve been advocates for hygge this year and we can’t think of a better way to achieve that big sigh of contentment than to read a book about coziness while being cozy yourself. So grab a fluffy blanket – or pet! – brew a nice cup of tea, and settle in for […]

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Keepsake Kitchen Diary™ Update
Keepsake Kitchen Diary™ Update

Friends, I am sitting down to write this update to you with a full heart and a gratefulness that I can’t express! Just a few short months ago I was announcing that we sold out of Keepsake Kitchen Diaries- and although we received more back in stock for the holidays, we have yet again sold […]

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6 Tips for Starting a New Hobby & Sticking With It
6 Tips for Starting a New Hobby & Sticking With It

Like most people, we take time in January to reflect on our previous year and also consider how to live well in the one to come.  Taking up a new activity or sport can top the lists of things to accomplish in a new year and the challenge can be incredibly rewarding. At the same time, […]

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How to Recharge with an At-Home Spa
How to Recharge with an At-Home Spa

In the spirit of “hygge,” which is as fun to say as it looks, I thought I’d kick off January with a few at-home spa remedies to help capture this time of rejuvenation and renewal. The turn of a new year always brings with it new goals and new dreams, so what better way to […]

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Pretty Ordinary Friday #33
Pretty Ordinary Friday #33

For the Pretty Ordinary series, we’re documenting snapshots of our week that may not be the prettiest or the most interesting, but we enjoyed each instance and want to remember them! These are the behind-the-scenes, in-between moments – the small peeks that would otherwise be forgotten. Join us as we use this series to scrapbook the unedited, […]

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January To Do List – Free Download
January To Do List – Free Download

The glitz and glam of the holidays are over and it’s time to refocus our daily lives once more. This month’s To-Do List free download is aimed at helping us live little moments in big ways, hygge-style! In addition to our monthly desktop background, we have this free download for you as well. Print out the list, […]

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January Happy Mail Idea: A Cozy 2017
January Happy Mail Idea: A Cozy 2017

For the Lily & Val team, the beginning of 2017 is all about ‘hygge.’  If you haven’t heard of it, check out our desktop download for January and you’ll see why we’re so excited about it!  Before ‘hygge’ hit the scene, we were craving some downtime and looking forward to a restful January that revelled […]

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FREE January Desktop & iPhone Wallpaper: The Art of Hygge
FREE January Desktop & iPhone Wallpaper: The Art of Hygge

Happy 2017, my friends! This first free desktop of the year is a bit different and I’m anxious to tell you all about it because it represents something that we’ve become quite passionate about here at Lily & Val. I’m declaring this the month (actually maybe the year?) of hygge! I wasn’t familiar with the […]

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