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The Best Banana Bread You'll Ever Try

Caroline Ryan

I may not be a food blogger but here’s something you should know about me. In college, I went to school for Restaurant Management because at the age of 18 I had dreams of opening my own bakery called “Sweet C’s” (what my mom and dad have always called me, short for Sweet Caroline.. the Neil Diamond hit I was named after.) Although my love for design and decor quickly trumped my love of late-night baking and sent me on a new path, I still believe food is the greatest love language & such a gift to be shared with family and...

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Amazon Home Favorites

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What did we ever do before Amazon? I can't even imagine a world where I order something and it doesn't come in a week anymore. It's a blessing and a curse, as it has clearly made me a very impatient person ( I am fully guilty of checking the front door multiple times to see if my Amazon boxes have been delivered yet that day.) But the convenience is just amazing. With small businesses to big companies selling on Amazon these days, you can get everything you need in one place! Here are some of my favorite home finds that I've...

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Budget Patio Style

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Just in time for the many sunny days ahead, here's my latest project I've been working on to get my screened in patio "summer ready." Now, we live in a rental, which means a lot of working with what we have & a lot of command tape as well. But with some TLC, a little DIY, and a few runs to the store, our patio is an amazing outdoor hangout space for the summer.  BEFORE   AFTER I am trying to bring more blues into our interior decor so I decided that was the color I was going to emphasize on the...

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10 Best High School Graduation Gifts 2019

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1. Fourteenth Floor Headboard/Bedskirt- Every college girl needs and wants a stylish room. Complete their space with our Velcro on Headboards and Bedskirts to hide storage!  2. Herschel Backpack- these on trend backpacks are a necessity for the freshman girl 3. JBL Portable Waterproof Clip On Speaker- This speaker is high quality and clips right on to a backpack, tote, or shower caddy. Bring it from the shower to the lake with friends!  4. Fourteenth Floor Gift Card- Not sure what to get them for graduation? Give the gift of a gift card so they can pick their own faves  5....

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Friday Favorites 5.16

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One week away from Memorial Day Weekend and I am ready for a vacation! I won’t be going anywhere this year (except for the lawn chairs in my backyard,) but if I was, this is what I’d have on my list. This list has me ready to book a flight out of Philadelphia ASAP!   pink sandals//pink suit//straw tote//clutch//white sandals//blue romper//white hat//sunscreen//navy suit//sunglasses//earrings//white maxi 

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