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  • My Jacket Guide

    My Jacket Guide
  • Holiday Gifting Ideas For Her

    Holiday Gifting Ideas For Her
  • November Wishlist (Products I Need)

    November Wishlist (Products I Need)
  • Affordable Holiday Cards

    Affordable Holiday Cards

My Jacket Guide

Fall and winter fashion is truly where I thrive with my style. I adore jackets, cardigans, sweaters, coats and so on. In these seasons, there is so much you can…

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Holiday Gifting Ideas For Her

Can you believe the gifting season is already upon us? It’s come up so quickly this year, that I haven’t much time to prepare. One of my favorite things about…

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November Wishlist (Products I Need)

What can I say…I’m always shopping. Okay, maybe not always purchasing, but definitely, window shopping! I’ve put together a list of goodies I’ve had my eye on this month, in…

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Affordable Holiday Cards

Hello everyone! I woke up this morning to the air getting crisper and showing signs of an early winter, especially here in Minnesota. It got me thinking about all things…

This blog post was in collaboration with Basic Invite, but all opinions are my own.

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August Favorites

I think we can all agree that August happened in the literal blink of an eye. Life in general is moving so quickly these days, and it’s a constant reminder…

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My Amazon Hearts List

Hello, Friends! I think we can all agree that Amazon is a lifesaver. It’s an amazing place to snag last-minute gifts, groceries and personal care items. I like to think…

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Get To Know Me

Hi, friends! Today, July 11, marks a year since purchasing the Essence of Emily domain. To honor this mini mark in my blog journey, I wanted to do a fun…

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Why I Shop Small + #KnowYourMaker

I’ve always had an appreciation for small businesses, especially the ones in my community. I value our city’s quaint coffee shop, town movie theater, community farmers market and our Minnesota-made apparel…

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Spring Cleaning with thredUP

HELLO SPRING.   The Spring season is finally upon us, but coming from a Minnesotan, you truly just never know. I figured with signs of winter disappearing, and summer clothes…

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