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design love

the ldl home: our backyard reveal

Last year, I shared with you guys how grateful we are for our big backyard. But as we went through the remodel process inside the house, as well as the addition of the casita, we started to realize some of the downsides of the the way the outside space wasn’t functioning for us. We eventually

the kids playing with their finished creation | thelovedesignedlife.com #thomasthetrain #cardbaorddiy
motherhood

diy cardboard train table

This post is a paid promotion by Fisher Price. As always, all opinions expressed here are my own. Choo choo! All of my kiddos have loved Thomas the Tank Engine at one point or another in their lives. To tell you the truth, I loved watching it when I was a kid, too! So recently,

breakfasts made a little easier with our @splendidspoon smoothies | thelovedesignedlife.com #breakfastideas #kitchen #vegan #healthyfood
eats + drinks

daily moments + how we eat

I have been inspired to share some more of our daily lives here on the blog for a while now. My girlfriend Steph Pollock has been doing a series called #thedailymoments for a while now, where she encourages others to join along. At the same, a lot of you have been asking about how I

the cutest personalized classroom valentines from @minted | thelovedesignedlife.com #valentines #noncandyvalentines #holiday
celebrations

3 classroom valentines that aren’t candy

This post has been created in collaboration with Minted, who gifted me this product. This post also contains affiliate links, which if you click on and make a purchase from, I will receive a small commision. Valentine’s Day is tomorrow! Are you guys ready? I thought I would continue the Valentine’s holiday theme over here

the spread for our little galentine's valentine's day playdate | thelovedesignedlife.com #valentinesday #valetinescraft #kidscraft #kids
celebrations

valentine’s playdate and a suncatcher craft

“Whew, that was a long year.” *me, at the end of January. Haha, have you guys seen that one going around? I guess in some ways it did feel slow. January happens to be one of my favorite months though, with its fresh promises and my birthday in tow. But honestly, I felt like January

my sweet girl and me, ready for the new year 2019! thelovedesignedlife.com #newyearsgoals #newyear #mommyandme
celebrations

new year, new goals

Happy New Years’ Eve! I honestly love this time of year, for reflection. Reflecting on where I’ve been and where I’m going. Reflecting on the past year can show me gratitude. I have so much to be thankful for each and every year, and I love taking a step back on the year to really