DIY Sharpie Mugs

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DIY Sharpie mugs are literally everywhere; they’re like the Walmarts of Pinterest. Which, obviously, is why I had to try to make them. Seriously, there are hundreds of DIY tutorials on these bad boys, and I read at least 4 of them which makes me an expert (#kidding). But they’re so easy and made really great Christmas gifts. Continue reading

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How-To // The French Tuck

{Editor’s Note: This is part two of the How-To Series, and you can find the other How-To topics here!}

How-To Series // The French Tuck

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This hairstyle ended up on my head out of pure accident. I was wearing a super fun shirt from Target that was perfectly festive for Christmas, but it’s sequined collar was catching the ends of my French braid and making some nasty tangles. So instead of re-doing my hair, I just tucked the end of the braid and pinned it in place. It was surprisingly elegant and easy to do. Continue reading

How-To // Journaling

{Editor’s Note: B+B is starting a new series full of fun ‘How To’ posts! This is the first in the series.}

How-To Series // Journaling

The best part about learning how to journal is that there really are no rules! Most of us remember journaling in our younger days, full of locked notebooks, “Dear Diaries”, and “Today Christine and I played a fun game after school”. And while those are super fun to look back at, journaling as an adult can be extremely rewarding (and even healing).

Start by getting a journal that you love to look at. It can even be a planner with a notes section, if you’re not sure you’re ready to commit to a book full of blank pages! Here are some of my favorites: Continue reading