a Simply~Charmed Life

Back to School Photos: The NON-Pinterest worthy way.

If you’re new here, you may want subscribe to our Weekly Newsletter, it’s the best compliment ever, next to sending us cupcakes. Thanks for visiting! you have a story. Pinterest is awesome.  It’s also good at making us believe that each aspect of our lives needs to ‘Pinterest-Worthy.’ Why the heck does our life have […]

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DIY School Paper Station

It’s time!  Some of us have the kids are going to back to school blues, and some of us are secretly jumping for joy-or if you’re like me it changes every hour :).  I always miss the lazy mornings of summer the most, but then getting back into a routine is always a little refreshing […]

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a Simply~Charmed Life

How To Inspire A Love Of Reading In Your Children

It’s not too late. From the time my first baby was only days old I began to read to him.  From that time until now he has LOVED to read. Since then I’ve had 3 more girls.  My second birth was actually TWO girls.  Life was much more busy.  We tried to read to them […]

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The Surprises Were Some of My Favorite Parts

When you go on a road trip you make plans. For us, since it was our first trek back to Utah as a family in six years, we had a very long list of people to see and things to do and places to go that we did not want to miss. Our calendar was […]

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Introducing The Sewlosophy Pattern Co. (aka my third baby)

A little over 3 years and a 6 week vacation later and I am finally sharing my third baby with you :).  Allow me to introduce The Sewlosophy Pattern Co. !!!! Okay, let me throw in one more ! for good measure!  It all started with the blouse above and turned into a beautiful ensemble […]

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Twenty Road Trip Adventure Tips

We are currently on a road trip that is covering a huge part of the United States! We’re traveling from South Carolina all the way to Utah!  It’s been a fun (and crazy) trip so far.  Last week I gave you a list of idea BEFORE our trip…this is a list now that we are […]

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Make it Monday

The Easiest Embroidery Project Ever – Cute Too!

Hello friends!  I’ve made it home from our big 6 week vacation – and let’s just say, that’s gotta happen every year.  I realized it takes me about 2 weeks to be fully okay with neglecting all my online obligations (*ahem* have you missed me?) and instead fully engaged with what’s going on all around […]

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a Simply~Charmed Life

Road Trip Adventure Tips

Our Road Trip Adventure This summer, in less than 7 days we will head out on a Familyness Roadtrip.  Along the way we will be stopping in several cities where I will do Familyness Photo shoots of fantastic families (schedule and cities here-book yours asap, there are a only a couple of sessions left!).  We […]

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Pipe Cleaner Firework Shirts

Over the Summer we will be sharing some of our reader’s favorite posts and a few of our own, enjoy! I first picked up this idea from my sister and my family has made new shirts for the 4th Of July every year since. It’s super easy and can be customized to any celebration! Here’s […]

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Bundle Up Patterns – Women’s Collection

Hello friends! I am still on holiday with my family and while I’m away I have the lovely Suzanne from Winter Wear Designs to share a some yummy sewing goodness with you! Enjoy! Hi everyone, my name is Suzanne and I am the face behind Winter Wear Designs – I can’t tell you how excited […]

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