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iPad Perks

 A lot of people complain about their jobs, and i admit that i’m not above doing just that. But this week my job has made me very happy. Why? Well, because this week they (and more specifically, a brand i … Continue reading

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Yummy Coconut Cupcakes

About a year ago I had a “to-do” list of things about a mile long.  (A lot of you might be thinking, “That’s me everyday, Steph.”)  My list included things like buy a dress, pick out flowers, cake or cupcakes…you … Continue reading

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Cupcake Adventures: White Chocolate Raspberry

Here’s the recipe I promised and they’re very yummy! They have an almost muffin-like consistency but still sweet and very tasty. Let me know what you think. Raspberry Marbled Vanilla Cupcakes 1 stick unsalted butter, softened 3/4 cups sugar 1tsp … Continue reading

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Getting Down to Business

I have an interview this week and I’m stuck about what to wear. I feel like work wear can be complicated! Here are 4 main options, illustrated below thanks to Nordstrom.com. 1: Semi-casual with bold skirt: seen here 2: Formal … Continue reading

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Free Friday Fun: Make Your Own Font

I made a font this week out of my own handwriting. Some of you might look at your chicken-scratch and think, “Why in the heck would I want that?” but I actually inherited fairly neat penmanship and prudish perfectionism from … Continue reading

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Cupcake Adventures: the Remix

After tasting cupcakes from tons of independent cupcake shops around the greater Seattle area, Janelle and I were inspired to try our hands at some tempting new recipes. We got together a few weeks ago and made a Pink Champagne … Continue reading

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Sumiko shop

Let me introduce you to one of my favorite new etsy shops, Sumikoshop. The ribbon hair pins are just one facet of the shop. I’ve been so into the prize ribbon look for embellishments and decor and fashion lately and … Continue reading

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The Happiness Project

I just finished The Happiness Project by Gretchen Rubin and I really liked it. I think you might too. Here’s what it’s all about: Rubin figures out, often through trial and error, what makes her feel good and what makes … Continue reading

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Soul Surfer

If you haven’t seen Soul Surfer yet, where on earth have you been?! For those of you who haven’t heard of the film or don’t know what it’s about, Soul Surfer is the remarkable true story of Bethany Hamilton, a … Continue reading

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Exit Through the Gift Shop

I’ve been wanting to see Exit Through the Gift Shop since Samantha reviewed it here. Interestingly enough, my father in-law had already started watching the documentary on Netflix during our visit to Florida. What luck! I studied street art a … Continue reading

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