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Another iphone photography tip and this time I am breaking down how to take great action shots right from your iPhone.

How to Capture Action Shots Using Your iPhone

Everyone loves a photograph with some movement to it, right? Whether it is a stylized shot or simply to document family life, here is how to capture action shots using your iPhone. STEP 01 First, you want to make sure and set the lock focus on your iPhone. You do this by tapping on your […]

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memory keeping

All of my fall decor finds and favorites for 2021! I love adding intentional details to our home and for the coming months it is all about enhancing that cozy vibe. From throws and pillows to warm fall foliage. I love infusing fall throughout our home this time of year.

Fall Decor Finds & Favorites for 2021

Each year I love browsing and finding new pieces to add to our home. While I prefer a more simple and minimal approach, I do love to set a cozy vibe for the upcoming months. Not to mention, we are still rebuilding from leaving everything behind in our move. In case you are hunting for […]

home design

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Sep

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For years I would feel stressed and strung out throughout the holidays only to wind up on New Year's Eve feeling like I missed out because I was too busy. And a few years back I finally said no more. I am sharing my tips and advice on how to achieve a stress-free holiday season and actually get to enjoy it. Catch it now along with my planner over on KaraLayne.com

How to Achieve a Stress-Free Holiday Season

For years I would run myself ragged through the holiday season trying to do it all. And then come New Year’s Eve I would look back at the last few months and regret the things I didn’t get to truly enjoy with my family. I finally said never again! I truly believe you can do […]

organization

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Aug

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If your heart has been heavy with troubles of the world, I found great comfort in these words from C.S. Lewis. Read it now over on KaraLayne.com

Casual Friday: Home Projects and C.S. Lewis

The need to feel in control usually comes in times of chaos. We cling to things that we can have power over to offset the helplessness we feel elsewhere. I know ever since Blair’s diagnosis I have felt it. And with the current state of the world, it seems to have magnified. The need to […]

lifestyle

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Aug

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This was another baby step we made in the efforts to reducing our toxin load and creating a safer home. I shared 8 reasons why we switched to cast iron pans. Catch it over on KaraLayne.com!

8 Reasons Why We Switched to Cast Iron Pans

As we have made changes in our home in reducing our toxin load, I have made sure to do it from a place of knowledge and not fear. Because when we know better we can do better. And reducing our toxin load and making our homes safer for our families is about baby steps. Learning […]

wellness

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Aug

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I love pulling out seasonal reads for our family library and for the kids to enjoy. Over on the blog I have gathered up our favorite fall reads along with a few things I have found to make reading in our home more enjoyable. Catch it on KaraLayne.com!

Favorite Fall Books for the Family Library

There’s nothing quite like the feeling of a home filled with good, wholesome books and little ones reading. I have come to cherish it more and more in motherhood as the years have gone on. One thing I have loved to do is create seasonal collections for our kids. This especially became more of a […]

family and motherhood

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Aug

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