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Dr. Martens Satchel Review

When I shop, I do research, asking myself plenty of questions – is this going to benefit my life somehow?  Will I end up donating this in a year?  Is it worth the cost?  After years of minimizing and Kon-Mari-ing, this is what happens in my brain. Then I soul-search – will this item feed… Continue reading Dr. Martens Satchel Review

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Blue Midori Traveler’s Notebook Setup

I’ll admit, I’ve always wanted to film a Midori Traveler’s Notebook setup.  I enjoy watching them on Youtube immensely and thought I’d try my hand at it – especially since I’d recently gotten the Blue Limited Edition Traveler’s Notebook.  I was anxious to move into this beauty and decided, with the new year, I should… Continue reading Blue Midori Traveler’s Notebook Setup

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Blue Midori Traveler’s Notebook Unboxing

To mark my 30th birthday and as a treat to myself, I decided to open the Blue Midori Traveler’s Notebook.  I’d gotten it back in September 2015 when we were in London and I couldn’t pass up the opportunity to get it when I saw it in JP London Books. I didn’t think I was… Continue reading Blue Midori Traveler’s Notebook Unboxing

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Makeup Collection | One Year Later

Paring down meant doing so in every aspect of my life.  Beauty products was definitely a category I needed to tackle, because at one point in my life, I was caught up by all the youtube hyped reviews and found myself buying things just to try them.  My skin didn’t take to the constant changing… Continue reading Makeup Collection | One Year Later

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Craft Cart Tour

Two years and three moves later, I have curated a well stocked craft cart that both meets my crafting/stationery needs, yet doesn’t make me feel like I’m hoarding supplies and letting it gather dust.   You’ve seem my craft box contents in a previous post, but now I take you into what’s in my very… Continue reading Craft Cart Tour

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2016 Planner Setup

I love planners.  I’ve used one ever since they started giving one away at the beginning of each school year starting in middle school.  For an organizational person like me, it was so much fun to color-code and make sure appointments were not forgotten. Over the years, I’ve used so many different versions.  Thick spiral-bound… Continue reading 2016 Planner Setup