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Everyday Black Bean Quinoa Recipe Scrapbooked In The Keepsake Kitchen Diary
Everyday Black Bean Quinoa Recipe Scrapbooked In The Keepsake Kitchen Diary

You may have already checked out my previous post with the Everyday Black bean Quinoa recipe, so now it is time for recording this trusty standby in the Keepsake Kitchen Diary. This yummy dish is one of my favorites for any time of year. The colors and it’s ease of transport make it a fantastic […]

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In The Kitchen: Super Easy Roasted Zucchini Strips
In The Kitchen: Super Easy Roasted Zucchini Strips

How many times do we buy vegetables with the best of intentions…but they go bad in the crisper before we get around to using them? Guilty! I so often buy zucchini with plans to make things like zucchini bread, soup, and fries etc. Then I get distracted and busy and miss my window of opportunity. […]

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Lily & Val Loves- Beautiful Pumpkin Items
Lily & Val Loves- Beautiful Pumpkin Items

In honor of our love of Fall and all things pumpkin, we have brought together some beautiful handmade pumpkin items to add a little “pumpkin spice” to your everyday life. This dainty little Pumpkin Necklace is so lovely. Since it comes in rose gold, gold, and silver there is a perfect option for everyone. Adding a little […]

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In The Kitchen: Everyday Black Bean Quinoa
In The Kitchen: Everyday Black Bean Quinoa

Fall is a great time to get back into the swing of cooking, meal planning, and enjoying time around the table together. I came up with this simple quinoa recipe as a way to keep a healthy side on hand. It’s beautiful colors and hearty vegetables make the perfect fall side dish. The best part…this […]

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Lily & Val Loves: Fall Candles
Lily & Val Loves: Fall Candles

The best part of cooler weather….burning candles! It’s just the best way to warm up your home visually and emotionally! So, we thought we would round up our favorite candles of the season! Of course our number 1 fall candle pick this season would have to be from Rockaway Candle Co. (You may recognize this […]

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4 Tips for Displaying a Wreath Indoors
4 Tips for Displaying a Wreath Indoors

Hello, Fall lovers! You know we love a wreath here at Lily & Val, so I thought I would share some of my favorite ways to display a wreath inside your house. Using your favorite wreaths inside is a great option for folks who live in apartments or just have more than one wreath they […]

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Lily & Val Loves: Shop Our Fall Photo Shoot
Lily & Val Loves: Shop Our Fall Photo Shoot

So many of you have asked about some of the decor spotted in our fall photo shoot! I’m so happy to share with you some of my favorite items from the shoot and where you can purchase them too! Lot’s of you asked about these beautiful skeleton leaves. Check out all the colors! These amber […]

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Lily & Val Loves – Cutest School Supplies
Lily & Val Loves – Cutest School Supplies

It’s time for everyone to go back to school! It seems like every Target is overrun with families frantically picking up all of the things the kids need to make this new year a great one. In all of the hustle and bustle, it’s tough to find truly thoughtful items, made by hand with love. […]

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How to Make a Modern Fall Wreath
How to Make a Modern Fall Wreath

Hey guys! FALL WREATH TIME! I love coming to you with faux floral tutorials, because they are so versatile and can be a great way to do something creative to refresh for the seasons.  For this season’s wreath, I wanted to share some fun tips that go beyond just the basics of building a great wreath! […]

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Lily & Val Loves- Dorm Life Essentials
Lily & Val Loves- Dorm Life Essentials

It’s time for all of our college friends to head back to school! We have collected some of our favorite items for a good home refresh…but more importantly, these are all the essentials to set up a modern and cozy dorm room that will be the envy of all your friends. An added bonus is […]

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