Alivia Chapla, Author at Lily & Val Living

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7 Ways to Use Lily & Val Recipe Cards
7 Ways to Use Lily & Val Recipe Cards

This just in: new kitchen-themed lovelies from Lily & Val! A slew of recipe cards, tote bags, and new prints hit the shelves and we are beyond pumped to share them all with you. You can read more about the heart behind the collection here. With that and the idea in mind that great recipes […]

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Fourth of July Place Setting Idea – Sparkler Season
Fourth of July Place Setting Idea – Sparkler Season

The Fourth of July is nearly upon us – I don’t know about you, but I am already craving a grilled hamburger and some egg salad! As my tummy rumbled, thoughts of how the table might look (and not just the food part!) began to fill my head. After a few July 4th musings, the […]

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Happy Mail – Lily & Val’s 5th Anniversary!
Happy Mail – Lily & Val’s 5th Anniversary!

Friends, it’s happy mail time! But first – if you are following any of our social media channels, you’re probably aware it’s our 5-year anniversary. We can’t keep it to ourselves! There’s so much to celebrate and so much to marvel over. Valerie certainly had no idea the ripple-effect she created 5 years ago by […]

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Preserved Lemons – Keepsake Kitchen Diary Recipe
Preserved Lemons – Keepsake Kitchen Diary Recipe

This recipe spread Valerie crafted is my very favorite page that can be found in her own Keepsake Kitchen Diary. What really made it special was the way in which she created it – humming a little and with a concentrated look, anyone could see that Valerie was creating without a plan. The page ended up being […]

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May Happy Mail Idea: Birthday Fun
May Happy Mail Idea: Birthday Fun

May just so happens to be my birthday month and I couldn’t resist bringing all of you into the celebration! This month’s happy mail idea will bring a big smile to anyone lucky enough to have it sent to them, birthday or not. The Card The Lily & Val team just released this hand-drawn birthday […]

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May To Do List – Free Download
May To Do List – Free Download

Remember our hygge theme for the year? The notion of “coziness of the soul” brings to mind steaming mugs of tea and thick blankets, but we want to share with you how to extend hygge to the warmer months! Enter: the monthly to-do list free download! In addition to our monthly desktop background, we have this […]

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Zippered Pouch – L&V Team Favorites!
Zippered Pouch – L&V Team Favorites!

Our little team is tight-knit, but our personalities definitely sing different tunes! That’s why we decided to share with you our own personal favorite zippered pouch picks from the many Lily & Val designs. Take a look and see why we love what we love – and maybe grab a little inspiration for that hard-to-buy-for pal of […]

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April To Do List – Free Download
April To Do List – Free Download

April takes the stage! We’re refreshing, reviving and recycling – join in the fun by grabbing our April To-Do List free download for inspiration! In addition to our monthly desktop background, we have this free download for you as well. Print out the list, hang it in plain view, and check off the to-do’s as […]

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April Happy Mail – National Letter Writing Month
April Happy Mail – National Letter Writing Month

Fresh weather is lifting our spirits! We’re ready to celebrate and spread the joy with our April Happy Mail idea, especially because it’s National Letter Writing Month! Check back in for fun snail mail surprises throughout April, both online and in-store. Now, buckle up and get ready to explore your creativity with us as we show […]

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Make Your Own Candle, the Easy Way!
Make Your Own Candle, the Easy Way!

Welcome to: how to make your own candle, the simplest way possible! Honestly, it doesn’t take a professional to do this DIY – and most noteworthy, it’s one of those fun, satisfying crafts that (pun alert!) melts away the stress. So grab your favorite empty glass containers and let’s get going! After all, life without […]

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