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Xhilaration Velvet Euro Pillow - Pink

Threshold Brass Lamp Base with CFL

Magical Thinking Bazaar Rug

Threshold Stripe Pouf Plum/Red

IKEA Valborg

IKEA Valborg

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FRIDAY FAVORITES >> #19 Valentines gifts for him

If you are like me, you may be having a hard time finding that awesome valentines gift for that special someone here are some ideas to help you out!

Mens Bow Tie - Cocoa Brown Irish Herringbone Tweed
Man Gift Beard Conditioner Oil Wild Man Beard Softener 30ml
Dr Who Don't Blink Hand Stamped Keychain by The Copper Fox
Vintage Mens Tweed Wool Harry Levinson Country Casuals Fedora Hat
Outer Space Artisan Soap / Cold Process Soap / Mens Soap / Dragon's Blood Scented Soap / constellation
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I actually love all of this stuff, and dont you want to keep that soap for yourself?!


WEARABLE WEDNESDAY >> Green as Grass

Green as grass
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I love this dress, and the clutch is simple yet so lovely!


FRIDAY FAVORITES >> #18 Valentines gifts for her

Valentines Day may be a happy day for lovers and a sad day for the lonely, but there's always someone who appreciates a well thought gift. Here are some of my favorites!
Valentine: Doctor Who Inspired Tardis Love Card
Heart jewelry embroidered geometric in reds for Valentine's Day
Valentine Cupcake Cookies
Black Cat with red hearts Fabric iPhone Case,  padded phone sleevelove ring dish - the best is yet to come Robert Browning quote
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Don't you just love them all?



RECIPE BOX >> Lemon Poppy seed Bread with Lavender Vanilla Glaze

This recipe is amazing! I did a bit of my own variation but I think you can get the general idea. If you like lemon poppy seed then you can appreciate this. Once you get the bread done the glaze really adds a great hint of lavender and vanilla.

//Bread//

2 1/4 c. all-purpose flour
3/4 c. milk
1 c. butter, softened
1 1/2 tsp. baking powder
1 tbsp. grated lemon peel
1 1/4 c. sugar
3 eggs
2 tbsp. poppy seed
(1 tsp. salt, optional)

Heat oven to 350 degrees. Grease bottom only of 4 (5 3/4 x 3 x 2 1/8 inch) loaf pans.
In large mixer bowl combine all bread ingredients. Beat at medium speed, scraping bowl often, until well mixed (2 to 3 minutes). Pour into prepared pans. Bake 32 to 40 minutes or until wooden pick inserted in center comes out clean.

//Glaze//

Put 1 tablespoon of butter and 3 tablespoons of milk or half and half and 2 teaspoon Lavender buds in a small sauce pan.  Bring to almost a boil- turn off- cover and let sit for about 2 hours.  Strain off Lavender buds. Next in a small mixing bowl blend 1 1/2 cups sifted confectioners' sugar with 1/2 teaspoon vanilla, a dash of salt. Add cooled butter and milk mixture. Stir till all is dissolved. Pour on bread.

WEARABLE WEDNESDAY >> (Mens Edition) Yes you can

Yes You Can
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If your a male, and have any sense of humor, you will probably love this tee! I know I do.

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PINSPERATION >> Bedroom Decor

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Perfect bed frame!

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I hope you are all having a wonderful Monday! This will be my new Monday post, a great way to inspire you throughout the week! I hope that you enjoy these as much as I do. Each item I choose is on my pinterest as well. Please feel free to follow me!





HOME TOUR >> Living Room

I thought that I would finally share a little sneak peek of our condo! Considering we will be staying here a bit longer, why not share!?










1. This little deer I recently thrifted. I am not the biggest fan of gold, but if you love vintage it is one of those things you cant love without having it.
2. Books are an absolute must on the mantle!
3. My favorite thing on our record shelf is the lovely lamp. I got it at a local antique mall.
4. I got this little shelf for a dollar, its black but so lovely!
5. This is an Ikea chair. Not my typical but we need some more seating in the living room.
6. This is an overview.
7. I always wanted a tan globe and one day we found one! Cant forget the adorable fox!
8. After about a year of searching I found some paint by numbers. Not to mention they are perfect!
9. Our lovely star burst clock isn't vintage but the battery powered ones are hard to find!

I hope you enjoyed the preview! Come back soon for more!

Hey Love Muffin, and hello people of the interwebs! It's come to my attention that my awesome ceramic(?) wizard has once again been omitted from a post made by Meg.  So I've decided to acknowledge his presence! You can see his brilliance in the bottom right of the sixth image!  Upon his wizard tower which is a gift for defeating the possessed caterpillar pot of hideousness. (There's a post about that on here! I promise!)


I know it's small and blurry! But he is glorious and stands forever vigilant in the name of the Kingdom of LivinRom!
Have a magnificent day!
Love you Meg!