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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 […]

Man oh man have I been incredibly excited to write about this experience. If you’ve been following along with me over on Instagram, you’ll know that Zach and I recently returned from a two-week Eurotour that centered around the infamous San Fermin Festival in Spain. But I’m getting ahead of myself, let me back track […]

Pssst….hit play on the above button for a truly magical experience I’m not sure if y’all are aware, but today is a very important day. Why is that you ask? Well let me just tell you what day it is. HARRY JAMES POTTER’S BIRTHDAY. Yes, the boy who lived, was created on this very day. […]

SUMMERTIME SWEETNESS WITH DR. PEPPER *This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Dr Pepper®. The opinions and text are all mine. #PickYourPepper #Walmart I think Seattleites say one thing simultaneously throughout the summer. You truly just can’t beat summer in Seattle. From Mt. Rainier shimmering in the distance, to days spent […]

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