Happy New Year!

Happy New Year, you guys! And Happy 7 year Anniversary to my love! What a year it’s been. The best so far, for sure. 2011 was filled with so much excitement and so many accomplishments. If you follow me on Twitter, you know it couldn’t have ended any better – Seth and I GOT ENGAGED! Whew, sorry for the caps. I can’t contain my excitement. Highlight of the year my life, right there. Here’s some of
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tell them you love them

Via Pinterest I had a different post planned for today, but it will have to wait until tomorrow because I didn’t have time to upload the pictures and I thought this was more important. This morning I received news that a friend of Seth’s was killed by a drunk driver last night. I had only met him a few times, but am in shock and deeply saddened nonetheless. He was a great friend to Seth,
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a reminder of what’s really important

Via Pinterest As much as I hate to admit it, I desperately needed this reminder. All too often, every day actually, I find myself wanting, wanting, wanting, and, lately, spending, spending, spending. It’s just so easy to find great products. Actually, you don’t even have to look. We all post about products every single day so it’s so easy to get wrapped up in all the new stuff. Here’s another thing I hate to admit: I
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monday morning gratitude

Despite the fact that my commute is usually about an hour to work, I have to admit that most days I actually kind of enjoy it – like today. It was a gorgeous morning, Pandora was playing some great songs, and I had time to myself to reflect on how truly blessed I am. Before I turned on Pandora, I heard an Old Navy commercial that said they were open on Thanksgiving! (That exclamation mark
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