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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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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A few favorites…

Five Products We're Loving Lately >> One Lovely Life

Around Christmas, I got to go to a “favorite things” party. It was so much fun–my friend Andrea is THE BEST hostess! If you’ve never been to one (I hadn’t), she had each attendee bring 3 copies of something they love. Everyone wrote their name three times on a piece of paper and put them… 

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Five Fact Friday

Five Fact Friday // One Lovely Life

1. Michael took the kids to an adaptive adventure day last weekend for children with special needs and their families. It was amazing. There were pony rides, face painting, games, crafts, and volunteers with loads of different specialties. Everyone they met or talked to was kind, understanding, gentle, and helpful. Michael said of the experience “my… 

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My Bubbly Valentine

My Bubbly Valentine - DIY Valentine (with Free Printable!) >> One Lovely Life

  This is the first year we get to give valentines to a school class. Sophie mostly understands that Valentine’s Day and hearts are related, but truth be told, this year it’s 100% my choice about which valentines we give out this year. Truth also being told, these last two quarters of graduate school have… 

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