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  • Giveaways, Personal

    A Because-I-Love-You Giveaway

    New year, new look! Thought I’d kick off the new design with a giveaway because I love you all. I really want to use this space to work on personal design work,…

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    Circles Are Better Than Squares

    Lately, I’ve been experiencing dark circles under my eyes. I suppose it’s from something that I’m not doing. I’m not working out regularly, but I’m eating fairly well. I’m getting a decent…

  • O14A1515

    Disconnecting without disappearing

    I often struggle with the idea of disconnecting without disappearing. Without disappointing. I’m not sure if I’ve mentioned it before, but I get jealous of people who aren’t on social media. My…

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    Personal, Photography

    A Heart Full of Sun

    Hello. My name is Allie and I’m breaking up with winter. I know I just blogged about how I love winter and that it’s perfect for my introverted self but I take…

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    Health + Wellness

    Comfort Gluten-Free Food

      After waiting patiently, my pre-ordered copy of Every Last Crumb appeared on my doorstep last month. I’ve been loving all of the recipes because they’re my comfort food. Biscuits, waffles, hot…

  • LivingRoom

    Our New Place

    Right in between Thanksgiving and hosting a party for 100+ people, we moved. It was the worst and best timing, ever. I really love our new place and after my friend Meghan…

  • Studio1

    When Life Gives You Lemons

    …you shoot with artificial light. This is the first year that I started shooting with studio lights. I started incorporating them into product photography to get the sharp look I was trying…

  • WinterIsmyGuiltyPleasure

    Winter is my guilty pleasure

    True story. When we set our clocks back in November, I’m always a little thrown off. It’s been happening all my life. I remember being a kid and going to piano lessons…

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    Health + Wellness

    A Habit Loop

    I’m currently on day 22 of the Whole30 diet/detox/elimination diet. I feel like a goddess, I’m at my college weight and I have the energy of a toddler. Besides realizing that REAL…

  • ChristmasSwap
    Sharing is Caring

    3rd Annual Christmas City Swap

    The winter cold has finally decided to stay here in Ohio (it’s supposed to snow on Sunday!!!! Hurray!) and if you know me at all, you know I try to celebrate Christmas…