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DIY Homemade Nontoxic Counter Spray Cleaner
DIY Homemade Nontoxic Counter Spray Cleaner

The clocks have sprung forward, the days are longer, and I’m in a Spring Cleaning state of mind (let’s face it, it could also be the nesting)! Especially during this time preparing for baby, I was shocked to find out what’s hidden in a lot of our everyday products. So, I’ve been on a mission […]

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March’s “Spring Floral” FREE Desktop Download
March’s “Spring Floral” FREE Desktop Download

Happy March and almost Spring, friends! I’ve been working on spring cleaning lately and getting my house decluttered & refreshed. Nesting is definitely in full swing and watching Marie Kondo on Netflix has certainly added to this! Anyone, else?! So, for this month, I wanted to create a desktop download that also felt clean, simple, […]

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Why the Lily & Val Wedding Collection Means So Much To Me
Why the Lily & Val Wedding Collection Means So Much To Me

Friends, today we launched the long-awaited Lily & Val Wedding Collection. These products have been in the works for well over a year and to finally share them with you just makes me giddy. I wanted to show you some of the new items and also take a minute to give you a little backstory […]

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February’s “Hello Lovely” FREE Desktop Download
February’s “Hello Lovely” FREE Desktop Download

Hello, February! For this, the month of love (and not just romantic love!), I wanted to create a drawing to help give yourself a little self-love, too. I think we could all use that reminder now and then. So, here’s a pretty, Valentine’s inspired floral design to help decorate your tech. Pass it on to a […]

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My Secrets To Drawing Chalk Flowers – A FREE E-Book
My Secrets To Drawing Chalk Flowers – A FREE E-Book

It will come as no surprise that flowers are my absolute favorite thing to draw. I am constantly inspired by the natural variation in petals and foliage. No two petals or leaves are quite the same and that’s the attitude I like to keep when I draw them. When I asked on Instagram what you’d […]

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January’s “Progress” FREE Desktop Download
January’s “Progress” FREE Desktop Download

Happy 2019, my friends!  Last year I started something new for January’s desktop download and I decided to letter my personal word of the year, which was Refocus. Declaring a word for my year has really helped me set an intention for many aspects of my life and actions. It’s less intimidating than a huge list of […]

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2018 Year In Review
2018 Year In Review

Happy almost New Year, my friends! As I sit down to write this re-cap, my heart is incredibly full. Last year at this time my mind was filled with uncertainty and tension. 2017 was a tough year, but one we desperately needed in order to learn and move forward. After declaring 2017 the “year of […]

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Simple DIY Holiday Gift Wrapping Idea
Simple DIY Holiday Gift Wrapping Idea

Friends, I wish I could tell you that I set out to whip up some cute, DIY packaging, but the truth is, I just ran out of time and needed some wrapping in a pinch! Without a stash of holiday wrapping paper (besides this beautiful black and cream Sugar Paper LA tissue paper I picked up […]

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New Lily & Val Recipe Tins Are Here!
New Lily & Val Recipe Tins Are Here!

You guys!! We have something new to share with you all and just in the nick of time for holiday gifting!! Introducing… L&V Recipe Tins! I think what I love most about these tins (besides how cute they will look in your kitchen) is the substantial size of the tin. You will be able to […]

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December’s “Merry” FREE Desktop Download
December’s “Merry” FREE Desktop Download

Happy December, my friends! It’s the most wonderful time of the year! I hope this month’s FREE hand-lettered desktop download makes your holiday season just a bit brighter & merrier! Enjoy! Download Wallpaper >>

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