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October 2015


Into the Graveyard

October 30, 2015

Into the Graveyard |

Let me be the first to say that I am not a Halloween person. It’s not because I think Halloween is a kid’s holiday, it’s because I’m a scaredy cat. I watch one scary movie and it affects my sleep for the next week. If I see one thriller movie where a girls gets abducted, I’ll start running to my car every time I leave the grocery store after dark.

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Food + Drink

Halloween Bark

Happy Halloween week, beaus and belles! I’d like to tell you that I was productive this weekend, but I was lazy. Extremely lazy. Here’s a complete list of things I accomplished this weekend: Cleaned bathrooms Attended church Made Sunday dinner Wrote this week’s blog…

October 26, 2015
Food + Drink

Cookie & Coffee | Autumn Edition

I really like LOVE coffee and desserts. Latte and a molten brownie? Yes, please! Cream and sugar, and a blueberry crisp? Don’t mind if I do! Decaf cuppa and crème brûlée? Get outta my way!…

October 14, 2015

Sunflower Magnolia Goes Pink

Breast cancer first touched my life when my mother was diagnosed the first time in 2004. She was only 46 years old at the time, and I was a sophomore in college. Mom was always healthy, she exercised regularly and never partook in the…

October 12, 2015

Fall in Love

Fall is my favorite season (in case you couldn’t tell from all of the autumn-related posts lately). I love the cool crip air, the warm sweaters and hot drinks. When Mr. Magnolia and I were seriously dating but not yet engaged I thought I…

October 8, 2015

Tinsel & Treasures

I joined the Junior League of Kansas City, Missouri in 2013 as a way to meet women like me – young professionals, engaged in the community and interested in giving back. I threw myself into the League and never looked back. I made great…

October 6, 2015

Hello, Fall!

I realize I’m a little late to the “Fall is Here!” party, but yay! Fall is here! October, my favorite month, is here! Lots of love, hugs, warm socks and cozy sweaters to you this month!…

October 6, 2015