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When to Send a Thank You Note

When to Send a Thank You Note

Ginger Jar Stationary c/o / Gold Pens / Pencil Cup As a kid, my mom taught me to write thank you notes when I received gifts. After my birthday and Christmas, I remember the feeling of my wrist cramping up from the process. Today, I still try to write thank […]

August Q&A

August Q&A

As promised in this week’s Snapchat Q&A, I put together a list of my most commonly asked questions below. I get asked most of these weekly either via email or on Snap so going forward, I can just reference this page when they’re asked time and time again. A bit […]

SEO Tips for Your Website

SEO Tips for Your Website

Ever since I moved to blogging full time, I’ve been trying to up my game on all fronts- Better content, more content, actually sending my weekly newsletters, and a lot of things behind the scenes that you probably would never notice. Those are the things that make the biggest difference […]

Accounting Tips for Bloggers

Accounting Tips for Bloggers

A peek at my home office. Will be sharing a full tour next week! Last week I wrote about my relationship to money. One thing that I didn’t really touch on is that in the fact that owning a business really complicates everything. I’ve been making money from Lemon Stripes […]

Some Thoughts About Money

Some Thoughts About Money

The topic of money has come up a lot in my life as of late. Although it’s taboo to talk about money and your finances publicly, I think it’s important for young women in our 20s and 30s to understand what our peers are going through so I’m going to […]

Surviving Miscarriage

Surviving Miscarriage

On paper, the last year has been golden. My husband and I bought our first house, I quit my job to blog full time, and we welcomed Boots into our lives. On paper, it was rainbows and sunshine. In reality I’ve been living a different life. Let me explain. Just […]

Backyard S’mores Party

Backyard S’mores Party

Table c/o When I went to San Francisco in April, my husband built a fire pit while I was gone. Yes, he’s a real person, I know it’s hard to believe. Now that it’s finally warm enough to use it, it’s been burning non-stop in the evenings. It’s great for […]

Amazon Finds of the Month

Amazon Finds of the Month

Striped Dress / Watch / Coffee Table Book / Striped Wallet / Jar / Slim Aarons Book / Bracelet / Striped Flats / Tea / Lilly Dress I spend an abnormal amount of time on Amazon, and I know I’m not the only one. I place an order at least […]