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Life / Monday, 11 Feb 2019

Becoming: Jordan Ferney

If you’re just joining in, for the month of January we were inspired to change up our content for the month to focus on women who we find inspiring and can tell us about their journey of “becoming” based on our Book Club book of the month by Michelle Obama. We received such a great reaction, we’ll be sharing them as a permanent column. You can read the rest of the interviews here. Stay tuned for many more!

Jordan Ferney is the founder of the delightful party website and shop, Oh Happy Day, and color experience, Color Factory. She was one of the first bloggers to focus on creating beautiful original content on Oh Happy Day and set the bar high both in quality and innovation. I first became familiar with Jordan’s work when I came on board as a contributor in 2011 creating party tutorials and have loved following along on her journey ever since. I’ve grown to admire her dedication to setting high goals and going after them even if they’re super risky. As a non risk-taker, I value seeing that pathway. She’s always been super generous with her business advice both and I’ve been so lucky to be on the receiving end of it. Lately, one of my favorite things to do is to follow her personal Instagram page because she’s super open about showing both her successes and failures. This year she’s shaking things up a bit and she’s sharing some if it with us today.

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Life + Projects / Monday, 7 Jan 2019

Becca’s Top 15 Projects

Becca's Top 15

Happy new year everyone! I’ll be sharing a year in review later this week, but I wanted to start with some news that still breaks my heart even though I’ve had a bit of time to come to terms. After almost 3 years, our dear designer, content editor, and confidant, Rebecca Hansen, left just right before the holidays. It’s still so tough to address and speak of because I cry nearly every time I think of it. In fact, it got so bad I couldn’t even say good-bye–I just said “see ya later,” which is how I normally like to leave things because good-byes are THE WORST and I never really think they’re final. In this case, she still lives close by so I may just show up on her doorstep every now again. Surprise!  Read on →

christmas + holiday + Life / Friday, 14 Dec 2018

Gift Guide: Kid Edition

Gift Guide Kid Edition

Since having a baby of my own, I love nothing more than searching for really adorable children’s stuff. Toys, clothes for boys, you name it. If it’s adorable, I will find it! Here’s our guide for kids this year! Read on →

craft the rainbow + Life / Monday, 24 Sep 2018

The Green and Blue Chapters

Green and Blue Chapters

We’re keeping the color train going with our ode to green and blue this week in honor of the release of My Life In Color, our new prompted journal. All aboard! Who are my green/blue lovers?  We’ve been having a great conversation about color on our Instagram (head on over to check it out!) where I’m also sharing interiors and styles inspired by the colors. It’s making for quite the feast for the eyes. Join us as I show you how I’m filling out my own copy. You can see the red/pink chapters here and yellow/orange here

It’s a tough decision, but I think the green chapter is my favorite in both Craft the Rainbow and here in My Life In Color. I love the way that all the various shades of greens work together. There’s something so refreshing about green–maybe it’s because it’s the color of foliage and gardens. On the other hand, blue was my favorite color as a girl. I think it was because of the grunge of the early 90s and inspired my love of navy. I’ve since replaced it with a love of more grey/blues and I especially love wearing it. I’ve noticed that a good portion of my closet is blue.

One of the prompts in the book is below:

Green and Blue Chapters

Make a list of places, near and far, that you’d love to visit at some point. Here’s my list. What’s on yours?

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Life / Thursday, 20 Sep 2018

19 best office supplies orange and yellows

Our office supply favorites continue with yellow and orange as the main attractions! Yellow is my favorite color and has been for a while now. It oozes warmth, optimism, and happiness, and reminds me of sunshine, flowers, and light. All things good! Here are some of our favorite accessories to dress up your new journals!

  1. Lemon pouch
  2. trash can
  3. mustard socks
  4. yellow circle crossover bag with poms
  5. Gouda cheese notepad
  6. orange stapler
  7. oversized orange paperclip
  8. yellow beret
  9. washi tape
  10. yellow fanny pack
  11. yellow earrings
  12. orange notebook
  13. orange pencil case
  14. tassel pillow
  15. cactus pen
  16. yellow sunglasses
  17. yellow water bottle
  18. Do Something Everyday that Makes You Happy notebook
  19. orange catch all