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  • how to assemble may day baskets

    how to assemble may day baskets.

    I’m certain I had the best neighbors as a kid. like clockwork, every may 1st a candy-filled basket would be dropped at our doorstep. someone would ring the doorbell, but would be gone before…

    April 28, 2016
  • thanksgiving mimosa bar.
    celebrate DIY.

    thanksgiving mimosa bar.

    thanksgiving at my parent’s house has always been a collaborative effort. we all get up early and head straight for the kitchen. we’re tasked with making the mashed potatoes, the corn casserole, the cucumber…

    November 19, 2015
  • DIY.

    BFF greeting card.

    there are many, many miles between me + some of my closest friends. it may be a “part of growing up,” but that doesn’t mean I have to like it. although, I do love…

    February 19, 2015
  • DIY.

    gingerbread house competition.

    the first night of our #12daysofLLinaBC countdown, kicked off with a gingerbread house competition. it’s annual + friendly[ish]. and always against the husband. in five years of this little holiday tradition, I’ve won once. seriously.…

    December 16, 2014
  • DIY.

    thaw your turkey.

    if you haven’t yet, it’s time to  thaw your turkey. thanksgiving week is officially upon us. if you missed out on the festivities of #LLinaBCvsTurkey, let me recap. and for those of us who…

    November 24, 2014
  • DIY.

    tree of thanks.

    the other day, I shared an genius easy way to eliminate the “musical chairs” at your thanksgiving feast with these natural place cards. I told you they held a second purpose. amidst the food…

    November 19, 2014
  • DIY.

    festive place cards.

    I am a thanksgiving person. it’s a holiday full of amazing food, great wine, and incredible company. typically being your family. it’s about spending the day morning cooking a scrumptious feast, sitting around the table, and…

    November 17, 2014
  • DIY.

    housewarming basket.

    we have entered the time of our lives where jobs, promotions, new homes, engagements, wedding, and babies are the norm. it’s fun to celebrate your friend’s successes, as well as your own.  [but thankfully…

    July 10, 2014