New Accessory Obsession: Enamel Pins

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When Fay was a newborn, Jonathan and I started calling her, affectionately, “Chicken” — a term of endearment, I realize now, we only say directly to her and never in reference to her (which is possibly why no one ever hears us say it). In any case, at one point I found this sweet enamel pin and added it to my wishlist with the hope of one day getting it for her.

Then, a few months ago, I stumbled down an Instagram rabbit hole…

How Do You Pamper Yourself?

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In recent months, I’ve felt especially sore, my skin is dry and flaky, and the bags under my eyes are visible more often than not. I would chalk it up to lack of sleep, but Fay has actually been sleeping and napping like a dream (*KNOCKS WOOD*), despite a chronic runny nose. No, it’s almost certainly a combination of lack of exercise, a past-its-prime mattress, work stress and, well, parenting a rambunctious toddler. So tell me…

A Simple Lipstick Trick

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While I don’t post about it too often, if you follow me on Instagram you probably already know I love a good lipstick. I’m certainly no makeup expert (some powder foundation to even out my face, mascara and maybe eyeliner, plus a simple or bold lip is as far as my skills go), but I’ve come to swear by this trick to get my lipstick looking perfect…

Our Wedding: Jonathan + Me

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Immediately after the ceremony and a bit of time with family for photos, Jonathan and I went off with our photographer Joe to take some pictures just the two of us…

Our Wedding: Getting Ready

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Now that you’ve read about our venue and wedding design, time to go deep into our wedding pictures — starting with a bit about how everyone looked and what they were wearing…