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12 Outfits from Rumor Boutique in 12 Years

I remember the very first thing I bought at Rumor Boutique, and I’m pretty sure it was the same week they opened- if not the first day!   I went with my sorority sister, Meg, to go shopping. We had

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You May Be the Only Jesus Someone Sees Today

I’ll be honest, I was only halfway paying attention during the week’s sermon. My head was filled with lists upon lists.   This Monday would be my kids first day at a new school. It was not a decision that

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Benefits of TEN Alkaline Water

So, ever since I first discovered alkaline water, I’ve been obsessed.   I can’t remember the first time I read about the benefits of having more alkaline in one’s diet, but the premise makes sense to me. A lot of

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Summer Style with Free People & Dillard’s

It’s the middle of July, which means we will be feeling the summer heat for at least (counts on hand) four or five more months here in the South!   You might as well look cute in the heat. Whether

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Online Thrifting: ThredUP

I’ll admit it. I fell prey to a Facebook ad for an online thrifting page.   They were having a $0.99 special on kids clothes! So I figured it couldn’t hurt to check it out.   I was actually quite

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Red, White, and Cute: Our Favorite 4th of July Looks

Looking for a last-minute outfit that’ll make jaws stuffed with barbecue drop? Below are seven trendy looks perfect for all your firework-filled festivities! Gather inspiration or click the images to shop for styles that are Instagram-ready, without making you look

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15,000 Words in 10 Days

Well guys, I’ve got quite the task ahead of me.   I’ve got to write 15,000 words in 10 days.   So that I can finish the first draft I’ve been working on for about two years now.   So

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Picking the Perfect Table & an Old House Discovery

I’m in the middle of renovating an older home- yay!   Well, sort of.   I bought the home in November and my father has been diligently working on the electrical items since.   Now we’re on the items that

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Finally Finding Some Peace!

I’m a busy person, which makes me sound like an asshole.   But it’s true! Even though I’ve dropped a lot of things that have been on my plate over the past few years: graduate school, freelancing fulltime, various leadership

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Piedmont Brewery & Kitchen: Part 1, The Food Interview

We here in Middle Georgia love our restaurants. One of my last posts was about all the places I miss. This- this is about one I know I’m going to love.   It’s not just that there’s a team of

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