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*Personal*, Alisa

Third Trimester Bumpdate

We’re in the home stretch!! In just a little over two months (or maybe less!) we’ll be meeting our little boy! To say I am excited would be a gross understatement. I wanted to do a little pregnancy post because I don’t know if I’ll get around to doing it right before little baby boy is born. We’re moving again right before he is born and he is due three days after Christmas and then winter semester starts 8 days after his due date – and if he is anything  ...

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*Decorating*, *DIY*, Claire

DIY string decor

  I LOVE Fall!! It is my favorite time of year because pretty colors, spice candles, pumpkin pie, and decorating for the holidays.  What’s not to love? 🙂 I have been dying to find an inexpensive way to decorate my table. I love the big thanksgiving fall centerpieces, but I didn’t want to spend a ton of money.  I decided on a sweet and simple string project. This project was so fun and so easy. It took probably a total of 45 minutes to complete and turned out looking  ...

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*DIY*, Alisa, Claire

DIY Watercolor Roses

The first weekend in October we were both going on vacation so we though – why not go together?! It was a blast to get to spend the weekend together (and our husbands enjoyed their bonding time, too). One of the best parts of vacation is getting a chance to be creative in ways that normal life doesn’t always let you. On this trip we got the chance to learn how to paint with watercolors from Brandon’s super talented sister, Chelsea, and it was SO MUCH FUN! And in all  ...

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*DIY for Kids*, Alisa

DIY Flying Survival Kit

We are going to Utah for the weekend and I seriously could not be more excited! I LOVE the west all the time, but fall is my favorite season and so far we have not had even a hint of fall here in Georgia. I am so excited to see all the beautiful colors and to actually have a reason to wear a jacket, haha, but more important than the weather, I am so excited to get to hang out with Claire and her cute family and spend the weekend with Brandon’s family, too. It’s going to be so  ...

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