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Ella Frances’ Gift Guide // 2015

It is finally here! Although for Christmas I prefer to give homemade gifts like spiced nuts, cookies, fermented foods or truffles. These are some of the bits I have hinted to my loved ones that I have admired this year or I either own them already! These are all either...

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gardening

10 Gardening Tools Under $60

It is Saturday, and Graham and I are spending our entire weekend out in the yard. We are working on a backyard makeover which I can not wait to share details and pictures about. Here are some of my favorite tools and garden bits that I enjoy using while out...

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beauty

In my shopping cart…

Hint, hint Graham... my Birthday is coming up this month and all of these totally luxurious goodies would make my heart melt. Tivoli Audio® Model One® Radio // I have been eyeing up this beautiful radio for a few years now down the street at one of my favorite local...

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gardening

Starting Seedlings with Graham

Hi everyone, Graham here. Spring has sprung and it is time for us to start our seedlings! One of my favorite things to do is garden and I look forward to sharing our experience and journey with you all here in this space. It begins in early February when we...

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fitness

Travel // A Guide to Palm Springs

**This post is not sponsored. All opinions and thoughts are my own.** Palm Springs, California has quickly become our go to vacation spot. We just love it there. With the lemon trees, fresh florals and succulents to the mid-century desert modern design aesthetic and it's beautiful golf courses it is...

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design

black beauties // essentials

In the depths of a chilly Minnesota winter, it is a great time to add to your cozy essentials. These are some of my picks for adding some beauty into your daily rituals this winter. When adding essentials I am always drawn to simplicity, timeless design and something that works...

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beauty

A Night In // Whiskey & Sweet Orange Cocktail

For a beautifully romantic or self care evening filled with love, here are some of my choices of extra special bits for this year's love day. Including an easy to make cocktail to treat yourself to. It is my favorite go to whiskey cocktail, if it is too strong, add...

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beauty

Coffee Scrub // A Homemade Gift

Known to be a procrastinator during the holidays, I made it a point to organize a homemade gift idea that I could share with all the ladies in my life. This recipe was inspired by the amazing, Frank Body Scrub made in Australia. I had been using this scrub and...

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