Happy Weekend

Happy Weekend // One Lovely Life

Guys, it’s just really, really, reeeeally been one of those weeks. I had food poisoning/death last weekend. By Monday, I was starting to feel like a person again. Milo had a fever on Tuesday, and we’ve all just kind of had the blahs. I don’t have a dozen cute pictures to share this week, but… 

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Agnes and Dora Giveaway!

Spring Wardrobe Refresh + Agnes & Dora Giveaway // One Lovely Life

Thanks for your nice thoughts on Monday’s post. I didn’t really know what to expect, but it was fun to write about and even more fun to hear from all of you! In tandem with talking about clothes, I wanted to share the chance to have a spring wardrobe refresh yourself!

My 5 Rules for Getting Dressed

5 Rules I use for Getting Dressed // One Lovely Life

In February, I was asked to speak to a group of teen girls about my style and fashion philosophy as part of a Fashion Night they were having. Truth be told, I’m sure there were plenty of surprised people when I was revealed as a speaker. I’m not what you might call trendy by any… 

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Five Fact Friday

Five Fact Friday // One Lovely Life

1. The final quarter of graduate school has started! We’ve already checked off week one of the LAST QUARTER of MBA school! I say that as though I am getting this degree too, but MBA school has been a family effort. Michael has done so fabulously well. He’d never tell you this, but if his… 

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How to Make Paper Flowers

How to Make Paper Flowers from Coffee Filters // One Lovely Life

With Easter around the corner, and springtime upon us, I wanted to share a little project I did a few months ago. I helped put on a luncheon for the ladies who help out in the children’s program at church. We had a teeny tiny budget, so lots of DIY and handmade decorations were the… 

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The Best Paleo Ranch Dressing (& Mayo!)

Fail-proof Paleo Ranch Dressing (+ Mayo!) // One Lovely Life

I’ve been hearing a lot about how easy homemade mayonnaise is to make for ages. But I kind of thought, “well, I don’t really like mayonnaise anyway” and also “I doubt it.” The idea of whisking and pouring, and hoping the mayonnaise didn’t “break” seemed pretty intimidating. Plus, a lot of the dairy-free recipes for… 

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Five Fact Friday

Five Fact Friday // One Lovely Life

1. Prayers. Both kids are now officially saying prayers. Milo said the first prayer, which went “Heavenly Father, thank you a-today…an’ sayin’ a prayers…an’ sayin’ a prayers…the end.” We stifled our laughter, and he (all business) made his way up the stairs for bedtime. Sophie followed suit shortly after and has more or less completely… 

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