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“Tis the season to say YES … a look into our engagement ring selection”

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“Tis the season to say YES … a look into our engagement ring selection”

The classic~   The “classic” as defined by me is the timeless solitaire made famous by Tiffany and Co. No matter the shape of the diamond, when it’s set in a prong head with a polished band…that screams “classic” to me. We have a wide variety of the classic in every shape. This style opens up to a wide range of wedding band choices. You can choose to stick with the classic band, add one with diamonds, one with gemstones, or a couple of each. The classic lends itself to be pretty versatile and we have them to fit every...

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Blog Challenge #19: What do you collect?

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Blog Challenge #19: What do you collect?

#1 JEWLERY   This one may sound crazy but it’s true. When you take into account that my family has always been in the jewelry industry and that I work in the jewelry industry, of course I am going to have an undeniable love for all things jewelry related! I will share a few of my favorite treasures that I have received from Oaks Boutique over the years. This first little necklace was a gift from my husband for our first Christmas together. This little beauty features older cut diamonds that are just so sparkly to the naked eye. Back...

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Blog Challenge #17: What is your most proud moment?

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Blog Challenge #17: What is your most proud moment?

To narrow down my most proud moment would be difficult. I have several and they all have to do with family. My family has always been my center focus. Life isn’t as sweet without having the ones you love around you. Here are a few of my most proud moments:   #1 Being my daddy’s daughter     I am my mother’s daughter as well, of course. But when I lost my dad over a decade ago, I become more and more proud of being his daughter every day. When I recognize his traits in myself or have a sweet...

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Blog Challenge #15: Timeline of My Day

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Blog Challenge #15: Timeline of My Day

I start my day around 6:30 am. I have always been a morning person and thankfully so because my little 3 month old likes to start his day around this time too. I make my coffee, let my puppies out, feed my sweet boy, and put on CMT. Music in the morning helps me shake off fatigue and feel energized.   Here’s a beautiful sunrise picture from my porch.   I like to get my work done in the mornings too. Our online boutique usually lists about 20 new items each day. It is always exciting to see what new...

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