Motherhood – hey I get it!

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Mother’s Day. Love it or hate it – it is right around the corner. I think as women we struggle with Mother’s day because it can bring up our own short comings. Maybe you have lost a baby, maybe you are stuggling to have children, maybe you placed your baby with another family.The “maybes” could […]

Always floral in the Spring

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What’s that line from The Devil Wears Prada movie….”Florals in the Spring…how ground breaking..” ha ha ha!!! I think it is something close to that. I am not looking to start any new trends or break any new ground. Florals in the Spring are ALWAYS popular  – always. And sometimes they comes across as always […]

An extra day – LEAP YEAR

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  We have a LEAP day this year! 1 extra day to live life! I am NOT Holiday Mom. I am NOT Pinterest Mom. I am not even sure what “label” my parenting has. But if you have been a “Brassy” reader for any length of time you know I like to be intentional about […]

How do your clothes make you feel? just remember you are WORTH IT!!

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(knitted items from Little Works of Grace etsy Shop, Tee from Brassy Apple Shop and photography by Aubrey Grace Photo) Sometimes I get flooded with an idea or a thought and it just HAS to be given a voice, let out….shared. So I am letting it be typed out….flowing from fingertips. Not really all my words […]

1 dress 4 ways – JourneyFive

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Items in this post may have been provided. This post also may contain affliate links. All photos and opinions are 100% mine. I am all about versatility in my wardrobe! But you already knew that! I love it when a piece can be worn many different ways and with many different things. We thought this […]

DO Good – creative ways to donate clothing items

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Anyone purging after the Holidays? Or getting ready to because you’ve got the Spring Cleaning bug? Besides just donating your clothing items to a local Goodwill or other great organization there are some other creative options maybe you haven’t heard of! so much GOOD can come from your closet! POP UP Street store for homeless […]

DIY Dining Room makeover #pyrahplantation

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(some of the products used in this post I have been compensated for although all opinions, styling and photos are completely mine) Oh the power of paint! In the terms of speaking DIY, paint is a quick fix or “magic maker” for the change it produces in correlation with the cost. AND the ease of […]

101 ways to be happier this year

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It’s January of 2016. January 1st seems like the most promoted beginning of a month EVER! LOL! All over social media we are exclaiming our excitement for a new year. New start. New chance. New slate. New page. New chapter. New goals. New “one little word”. New resolutions. Whether you are resolution or goal setting […]

My little reminder to Santa

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(WOW! Throwback major time! My son was so little them and you can see my editing skills were not so “awesome” back then as I was getting started…heck they might not be so good now! LOL) Dear Santa, I love that you stand for giving. I think it’s wonderful that we have a time of […]