My Life

What a difference a year makes!

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  It’s hard to believe that it was a year ago that I wrote THIS POST. After a sudden and shocking illness and intensive treatment course for my husband, my family was in the very beginning stages of re-building our life last New Year. To me it was our chance to start fresh, to establish […]

Eli Turns Two

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My choo choo loving baby boy Eli Wesley turned two! When it came time to plan his birthday party, there was no question that it would be train related. But it goes without saying that train themes have pretty much been done a million times over for two year olds, so I wanted to challenge […]

Celebrate Life: Celebrate the New Year

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It’s pretty crazy how much one year can change your life. This was one of those years. After welcoming our second son into the world in December 2011, we spent the first half of 2012 adjusting to life as a family of four. Just when we thought we had a handle on things, life threw […]

It’s a New Dawn. It’s a New Day. It’s a New Life.

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Today is the first day of a new chapter in my life. With full support from my husband, I’ve made the decision to leave what I’ve always considered to be a dream job to take on what I know will be my most challenging one yet —  raising my two little boys full-time. I trust […]

Just Breathe: Cherish Every Moment

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It’s been a little quiet around here at One Stylish Party and perhaps you are wondering why. I started this blog to share ideas and inspiration for stylish entertaining, but it’s hard to completely separate my personal life since so much of my creativity and inspiration is drawn from those who are so close to […]