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Another edition of Casual Friday and I am chatting being first timers, shifting our mindset as renters, and my favorite summer finds at Target. Catch it all on KaraLayne.com!

Casual Friday: Mama Bears, Rental Mind Shift, & Target Finds

Whew! What a week. Everything is in full swing which means I spend my days being chauffer 😉 Not complaining in the slightest because it is absolutely wonderful to see the kids back to sports, activities, and normal life. What are you and your family up to for the summer? It has also felt so […]

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lifestyle

Gathered up my favorite modest dress finds for the summer. Browse them over on KaraLayne.com

Favorite Modest Summer Dress Finds

Being home so much over the past year I have realized how much our family could use a bit of a refresh in our closets! Has anyone else come to this realization as well? And while I have always been a self-proclaimed “jeans only” girl, I have learned over the past two years why all […]

style and beauty

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Jun

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Sharing 7 ways to use lemon essential oil

7 Ways to Use Lemon Essential Oil in the Home

It was easy for me to assume that oils would be great for diffusing and not much more. Heck, it’s why I waited so long to finally get some for myself. However, the more I watched others use them the more I learned. And once I got that starter bundle and brought them into our […]

wellness

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Jun

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An annual letter to my daughter on her 7th birthday

Dear, Blair

My dearest Blair, It’s funny. You find yourself in life wishing for things. It happens more when you are older, I guess. Maybe it’s for more money. A house. The new car. A vacation. I have wanted those things. It’s human nature to want. But as I drove in the middle of the night towards […]

lifestyle

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Jun

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A gluten-free steak burrito bowl recipe that also happens to be low carb! A healthy and delicious weeknight meal for the family, perfect for the hot summer months! Catch the entire recipe and walk-through over on KaraLayne.com!

Gluten-Free Steak Burrito Bowl Recipe

There has been quite a few changes at our house in regards to Blair’s recent diagnosis. However, I am so grateful that our family had already made significant changes to our eating habits over the past two years. Moving to Nashville gave us access to farm-fresh food that we had previously not been able to […]

in the kitchen

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Jun

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Strawberry picking in Nashville Tennessee and another edition of Casual Friday over on KaraLayne.com!

Casual Friday: Down at the Strawberry Patch

Whew. The first week back getting back to business around here and it feels good. Like, really good. Slowly, but surely I feel like we are finding our groove which is making all the difference (if you missed where I have been you catch up here and here). I just do better when I am […]

lifestyle

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Jun

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