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Cozy Winter Favorite Things!

candle / bev cooks

A gift guide . . . in January? Naw. Let’s think of this as HYGGE SEASON INSPO. All caps necessary. Also I don’t have a recipe for you so this is what you get. Ha! Oh. Perhaps you got a little Christmas money that you’re sitting on and need help in deciding what to get. […]

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French Café Kitchen Curtains!

New French Café Curtains / Bev Cooks

I finally put up new curtain hardware! And we went French, baybuh. This simple (but effective!) kitchen tweak has been on my to-do list for eons. Long ago when we got the new casement windows I kept teetering between fabric or pull-down. Fabric or pull-down. I wanted to something billowy and airy, but would it […]

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Holiday Gift Guide 2021!

Holiday Gift Guide 2021 / Bev Cooks

A gift guiiiiiide! It’s been so long since I’ve put together one of these, how fun. This thing has a little bit of everything, because I know how overwhelming it can be to think about gifting, the budget, what’s actually necessary, but still thoughtful and sweet, yadda yadda yadda. I’ll tell you now, the most […]

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The One I Love – Nightlight Sessions

The One I Love - Nightlight Sessions / Bev Cooks

YOU GUYS. I don’t even have words. Like, no words. Besides all the ones I’m about type out right now. Remember when we went to Little Rock last month and saw my sister Barbara, her husband Dustin and their girls for the first time since 1987? Right, you remember. (this photo was from 1954. Not […]

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We Got New Kitchen Windows! And Now I Want 500 More.

We Got New Windows! And Now I Want 500 More. / Bev Cooks

Remember last fall when I found that photo of a French casement window in an abandoned castle on Pinterest and was like, “I WANT THAT.” (said like pirate ship lady in Napoleon Dynamite) Remember? Well we got some! Sort of. In a non-abandoned castle way. Want to see? Of course you do. So they’re not […]

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Top Ten Moments of 2020

me in NYC / bev cooks

Happy New Yeaaaar! Everything went completely back to normal today, right? No? Oh. Well, before we violently shove, kick and bury 2020 into the deepest and darkest corner of our cerebrum, I want to share with you my top ten favorite things/moments/discoveries/whathaveyous from this year! Last year. And zero has to do with a news […]

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Pots and Pans and Plates, Oh My!

Pots and pans and plates, oh my! / Bev Cooks

(Honestly, you had to see that coming.) Check it out, I finally got around to getting this together for you! I know it’s too late to be considered “gift guide-y”, but I’ll link out what I can, and if you’re so inspired, you can take this into 2021 as kitchen style/vibe/steez/lewks/vibez inspo. Not even sorry […]

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In-Home Holiday Styling with Golden and Pine!

In-Home Holiday Styling with Golden and Pine / Bev Cooks

Surprise Sunday bonus blog post! Also happy November! Are you recovered from your candy coma? It’s my mission today to distract you from all the calories that yesterday forced upon us. Let’s not even think about it. Instead, let’s look at pretty holiday photos taken by the fabulous Meghan Savage, ‘mkay? I’m not going to […]

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