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How JoAnna Gaines Inspired More Than Just My Home Decor

Lately I have been enamored with all things Chip and JoAnna Gaines.  Don’t get me wrong, I’ve loved them from Season One but lately I have been getting more and more intrigued and inspired by them.

To start, I was lucky enough to be able to visit the Magnolia Silos over the holiday season.  That experience alone got my creative juices flowing.  I thought, since we just moved into a new home and its basically empty, I would be inspired for everything home decor {and I was}. However, a stronger sense of inspiration came in the form of business, entrepreneurship and creativity that I really wasn’t expecting.  To see Waco first hand and to see how much Chip and JoAnna have brought to the town was really incredible.  In a town where the main attraction was the Dr. Pepper Museum they have built something really awe inspiring. Walking around the Silos you could see every creative detail and feel the sense of family and community that made you want to stay all day.

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Lauren Conrad: Celebrate

About a month or so ago I was at my husband’s convention for work and heard a guest speaker who talked about reading.  He was somehow {business} related to Mark Cuban and said that the number one thing that stuck out about Mark and made him different from anyone else he had ever met in business … what his reading.  He read books on any and everything he wanted to know about and rarely was there a down moment when he didn’t have a book in hand.

This struck me, I’ve always loved to read but of course in a busy life it is often thrown to the way side.  I mean if I have 10 extra minutes I’m scrolling through Instagram or Pinterest … right?  Well right there I decided to make an effort to read more and to read more in my niche .. events.  While right at this moment I’m focusing more on the invitations and decor of events I would like to snowball into every aspect of events {my 20 year plan}.

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