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Northeast Ohio Holiday Gift Guide //

December 11, 2017

Hi. My name is Rachel and I LOVE Ohio. Like, I really, truly, have a passion for my home state. We produce amazing people, products, and industry. I always try to buy as local as possible, but it’s especially important for me at this time of year. There are just so many local options from […]

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Holiday Gift Guide // For Her

November 14, 2017

I can’t believe it’s nearly here! You know what I’m talking about — the most wonderful time of the year! Ya know, Christmas hasn’t always been my favorite holiday (I’m more of a Thanksgiving gal), but having kids has changed me in that way. I absolutely love Christmas because they love it so much. And […]

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Explore Ohio // Cuyahoga Falls { AND A GIVEAWAY! }

May 14, 2017

Before moving to the Akron, Ohio area, I’d heard about one of its suburbs, Cuyahoga Falls. I assumed it was this tiny place. Because, honestly, it just sounds like a tiny little peaceful place. But it isn’t tiny by any means! But it is peaceful and has so many wonderful things to do and see! If […]

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What I’m Loving Wednesday //

March 29, 2017

It’s still Spring break around here and we’re keeping busy with activities and naps galore! But I feel like I’ve had too many awesome experiences to ignore as of late! So I’m sharing what’s good — here’s what I’m loving lately: The brand new podcast S-Town, from the people who bring you Serial and This American Life. […]

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what to get a toddler for the holidays //

December 2, 2015

One thing I’ve learned about babies and toddlers is that you can totally go overboard with gifts. And well, everything. They get very over stimulated very quickly. At birthday parties, we’ve learned not to open every gift. In fact, we only open about 3. The rest? We put in storage to be opened later [and […]

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because it’s been a week now…

September 10, 2015

One of the main reasons I was so anxious to find out if we were expecting another little boy or our first baby girl, was because I want to either: a. pack all of our boy stuff up (I’m not ready to part with it yet), or b. look for all new awesome girl stuff. […]

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My Christmas Wishlist //

December 23, 2014

Ok, so truly I will be happy just to have Moosh and Chad open their gifts on Christmas day. Buuuuut if I had to take a look at my running ‘wishlist’ of items (let’s be real — we all have a list like this), it would include the following: Mini Crock Pot. Because you bring […]

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my christmas love list //

December 23, 2013

A Tattoo. Preferably this one. ‘It’s always darkest before the dawn.’ Mizuno Running Shoes. These Mizuno Wave Rider 16’s to be exact. In this color. I already have these in the pink/salmon color, but they are b-e-a-t! I love the way they feel. I think it’s the first shoe that has not induced pain when […]

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love list //

November 12, 2013

Things I’m loving as of late… 1.  This tote from AlwaysDesign on Etsy.    2. This Macbook Pro case from PochetteGavotte on Etsy.     3. This card from LittleCanoe on Etsy.     4. This sketchbook from SomeOfMyOrange on Etsy.     5. This fun necklace from BirdieNumNumShop on Etsy.     6. These […]

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October Link Love //

October 10, 2013

Fall is my most favorite time of year. The weather is perfect, pumpkin drinks are in abundance, and there is so much to do! Here’s a bit of what’s on my radar right now :: Alicia from Poise In Parma is hosting a giveaway of a local shirt from GV Art & Design. The giveaway […]

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