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Lessons Learned After 4 Years of Home Ownership

Four years ago today, we officially became home owners! I’ll never forget the sunny, mid-40-degree December day. That’s pretty rare for Wisconsin this time of year, so we considered it a good omen! Home ownership is not something that Ryan and I take for granted. We worked really hard that…

Modern Farmhouse-Inspired Laundry Room Reveal

Remember that one time back in JANUARY when I shared the inspiration for our laundry room renovation? Yeah, me too. I can’t help but laugh that so much time has passed on this project, but life happens! But, I’m finally excited to share our modern farmhouse-inspired laundry room reveal with…

Modern Farmhouse Laundry Room Inspiration

Okay, folks – it’s finally happening … OUR FIRST HOME RENOVATION PROJECT OF 2018! *cue the cheers* Yeah, yeah okay. I get it. Not that exciting. 😉 But, for us it is because we took an extended hiatus from all projects the last half of 2017. I even shared a…

Our Home At Christmas

I didn’t think I was going to share our holiday home decor this year because in all honesty, I’m not that thrilled with it. All the pieces didn’t come together this year like they usually do, so I finally just accepted that it was going to look the way it…

lately on instagram @whatkarlysaid

  • “It’s no use going back to yesterday, because I was a different person then.” Alice, Alice in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll
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@Disneyland is full of hidden scenes and little details. This area in particular, right around the corner from Fantasyland, was my favorite of them all! Maybe because we were there early before the crowds came pouring in, or maybe I was taking a moment to be nostalgic ... either way this was the first time in a few months that I felt happy and 100% myself. Perhaps that’s the magic of Disney that Walt always talked about.  #adultsatdisney #disneyland
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Do you ever experience quiet moments of total content while on vacation, no matter where you are?
  • Catalina Island is nothing short of enchanting. ☀️ #catalinacasino #vacationmode #frommyview
  • California vacation part one: ☑️. Thanks for the magic, memories and OG nostalgia Disneyland! #adultsatdisney #toontown #wallsofdisney
  • I can’t stop obsessing over this book! It’s Behind-the-Music meets Almost Famous, and I had to constantly remind myself that I wasn’t reading an interview in Rolling Stone Magazine. I just love when a book comes around that makes me fall further in love with reading than I already am. Have you read it? What are you #currentlyreading? #bookworm #bookstagram
  • Today was a good day to have a great day. ☀️ #happy #thursdaythoughts
  • Thirty, flirty and thriving. 🎉 #thisis30