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A letter to my younger self …

Dear Sara, You’re a freshman in high school now. Can’t believe how far ago that was for present Sara! I won’t tell you your exact age right now but know you’re closer to 30 than you have ever been. Anyway, as I’m writing this I’m actually on an airplane on the way to Florida. Yes,… Continue reading A letter to my younger self …

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Monthly Recap | February 2018

Hello beautiful people! Its time for a monthly recap! It's been awhile but we are back! February has come and gone in a blink of an eye. I love looking back through my photo album and seeing what I captured that month and remembering some of what happened. I think one day when I look… Continue reading Monthly Recap | February 2018

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OPI Lisbon Collection

Hello ladiessss! To say that I am super excited for this collection is an understatement. I am HEAD OVER HEELS for this launch. If you missed the title of this post, I am talking about the new Spring collection from OPI which is centered all around Lisbon, Portugal. For those of you who may not… Continue reading OPI Lisbon Collection

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28 Things I learned at 28 …

Guys, today is my birthday. I turn 29. This is crazy. I am almost 30. How? I literally feel like I am still in my early 20's trying to navigate life without completely falling apart. I still don’t know how to change a tire or cook a typical Portuguese cod fish dinner – things I… Continue reading 28 Things I learned at 28 …

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A Look Back & Looking Ahead

Well hello there it’s been some time! If you follow me on Instagram you know that I wasn’t completely gone, I was still posting my Mani Mondays on there. I just lost inspiration for the blog – I know, too soon! It’s a new year and I’m hoping its one that I can make more… Continue reading A Look Back & Looking Ahead

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It’s all about Fall!

Hello beautiful people! Fall is upon us and I couldn't be happier! I love this time of year so so much. I love the fall colors and the fall fashion - boots, cozy sweaters. I love the trees and seeing all the pumpkin/apple picking photos on social media. I just love a change in season… Continue reading It’s all about Fall!

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Favorite Moments |August

  August has departed and the hot summer weather seems to have tagged along too. It feels like fall outside already. I must say that I am excited! I love the fall season. the candles, the fashion, the food and the cozy nights are my favorite. August was a pretty chilled month for me. Nothing… Continue reading Favorite Moments |August

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This one is for You …

My love, A year ago today I had butterflies, ants and lady bugs in my belly as I got ready for the most important day of my life. I woke up that morning excited to embark on the greatest adventure - a life spent with my best friend. As I prepared and got all dolled… Continue reading This one is for You …

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A week from today …

In a week we will be celebrating one year of marriage! Time flies when you're having fun. I know most of you weren't a part of that day so I thought I'd share some details about it. It was such a special day, everything went perfectly (yes, even with the rain) and our guests had… Continue reading A week from today …

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A Reflection on Love

Hello friends, Last weekend was a roller coaster of emotions for me. I had complete sadness to overwhelming gratitude. I started to think about love and the power that love has on our emotions, our soul and our minds. Last weekend, on Saturday, we had to put my childhood dog down to rest.She was my… Continue reading A Reflection on Love