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photos courtesy of Create & Cultivate Over the weekend I had the pleasure of attending a conference I have been following for a while, Create & Cultivate. I’ve been inspired by this incredible gathering of empowered women for years, and was over-the-moon excited when I found out they were coming to Seattle. I still feel […]

When Beyonce comes on singing about how girls run the world–it’s impossible to not agree with her. The phrase #CommunityOverCompetition is something that is thrown around the blogosphere quite frequently, but is it something that we’re all actually practicing?  It’s so easy to get lost in the “Instagram hole”. You know the one I mean. […]

What’s that saying about time flying when you’re having a good time? It seems like it’s been a whirlwind of a year since Zach & I said I Do during what ended up being a dream come true of a day (you can read more about how we DIY’ed that here, and everything you need […]

You know what decided to finally show it’s face in Seattle today? THE SUN. I know, I know. I may pass out from surprise as well. As our beloved sunshine has finally decided to show her beautiful face again, that also means one thing is approaching: wedding season (aka one of the best times of […]

Remember when I talked about breaking the rules? Turns out I’m doing that again. But if there’s one place to break the rules for, this is it. This edition of The Coffee Shop Bucket List is straying from my beloved city of Seattle into the charmingly-quirky city of Austin. Turns out lots of cities do […]

   Despite it still being the winter-that-won’t-end in the PNW, I’ve been channeling my inner spring positivity to will the sun to come out (TBH, not really working that well. If you want to send some sunny vibes this way, I definitely wouldn’t say no to that…) Even though Mother Nature may not totally be […]

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