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Sweet Charleston Engagement Session

I’m back from the Creative at Heart Conference and my heart may very well burst with the amazingness of it, but for now I must channel all of that energy into gushing over today’s sweet Charleston ... [ read more ]

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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Me

I’ve noticed a few new faces around these parts lately (welcome by the way!), so I thought I’d share a little about me today! I’m Alexandra. I’m 26. Single girl. Full-time blogger. Small business ... [ read more ]

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Dreamy Garden Wedding

We’re just all about the garden wedding inspiration this week! And this dreamy garden wedding from V.A. Photography may very well take the cake!! No really. Wait until you see the cake!!! It’s quite ... [ read more ]

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HLA Photo Shoot Sneak Peeks

Annmarie came to the HLA office for a visit and photo shoot last week. To say we had a blast would be the understatement of the year! (I mean, what would you expect when two Kate Spade loving girls ... [ read more ]

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Colorful OBX Wedding

When Kirstyn Marie Photography sent me this colorful OBX wedding, I had no idea it was going to touch my heart and soul the way that it did. You see, the bride was diagnosed with Spinal Muscular ... [ read more ]

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Handling Overwhelm

Handling overwhelm is something us boss ladies and creative entrepreneurs deal with from time to time. Some of us are more easily overwhelmed than others, and that’s ok. Because we all function and ... [ read more ]

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Crushing On: Glo Minerals

Born from our LOVE of so many shops, products, small businesses, boutiques, and brands + our desire to share #allthethings that make our lives better, happier, and prettier, we decided to dedicate a ... [ read more ]

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Cozy Winter Boudoir Session

I didn’t think anything but spring could cure my winter doldrums, but this cozy winter boudoir session kind of has me crushing on snow again!! I love when Katherine Henry Boudoir and TADA Makeup push ... [ read more ]

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Crushing On: Pennie Post

Born from our LOVE of so many shops, products, small businesses, boutiques, and brands + our desire to share #allthethings that make our lives better, happier, and prettier, we decided to dedicate a ... [ read more ]

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52 Weeks of Nail Polish: February

And just like that, the second month of my 52 weeks of nail polish challenge has come and gone!! I’m actually having a hard time wrapping my head around that… I feel like February just started, but my ... [ read more ]

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Crushing On: Choix

Born from our LOVE of so many shops, products, small businesses, boutiques, and brands + our desire to share #allthethings that make our lives better, happier, and prettier, we decided to dedicate a ... [ read more ]

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Classy Rustic Wedding

Today’s classy rustic wedding from A.J. Dunlap Photography makes me smile. The bride and groom are just SO cute together!! The smiles they gave each other during their first look are completely ... [ read more ]

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Spending Freeze

So not only are we dealing with freezing temperatures here in New England, but mom and I have put ourselves in a spending freeze. We realized at the end of last year that we both allowed our wants to ... [ read more ]