Classic Vodka Martini with a Twist

Classic Vodka Martini with a Twist

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As a rule I like to keep a well stocked bar at our house at all times for a few different reasons. The primary of those reasons, far and away, is because I really love being able to mix a guest’s drink of choice on a whim. Generally speaking if you keep a good array of spirits and mixers around, you’ll be able to do that or at least come up with a close second. In addition to keeping the …

12 Festive Red, White + Blue 4th of July Recipes

12 Festive Red, White + Blue 4th of July Recipes

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Following that one particularly sparkly and festive holiday in December, the 4th of July is very easily my favorite holiday. I’m pretty sure it’s because I love summer, but I’m also pretty sure it’s because I am kind of a fireworks fanatic. Plus all that red, white and blue patriotic spirit gets me right in the feels, friends. Little kids with faces painted with sparkly red and blue stars? I am all about that life. I kind of wish I …

Our Living Room Renovation (Before and After)

Our Living Room Renovation (Before and After)

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I am so excited today to share photos of our living room renovation with you! If you’ve been following along on Snapchat, you know we have countless hours into renovating this room. As a quick recap, when we began we thought there was just a single layer of wallpaper on the walls. As it turns out, there were three. Three very stubborn layers over plaster walls hiding some pretty big cracks. In total we spent the better part of three …