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Alyssa

Alyssa

She is 25 and lives in St George,
Utah. She loves Swig, watching the
Bachelor, the sunshine, thrift shopping
and brownie batter.

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Alex

Alex

She is 21 and just moved
to Austin, Texas. She loves
daffodils, roller coasters and the
snow. She loves her nephew Cody,
and to organize and throw really
awesome parties.

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Everyone needs some laughter:











Once, I Fell into a Shark Tank. Twice..

Like it says in our introduction, Alyssa and I love adventures! Our most recent adventure was in San Diego, California -- my home town! We did all of the touristy things -- went to the beach, ate lots of food, toured downtown and went to Sea World!
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Sewing throw pillows

I super love thrift shopping. A while back, I went to one that was having a sale because it was the last Tuesday of the month, and I snagged some real ugly throw pillows: (Read More)

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You Aren't Having A Real Party Until You Have A Photobooth

You guys, Alex is the bomb.com at organizing + throwing parties! When we both lived in Herriman she was always planning the next get together, and you can bet it had all sorts of activities which usually brought a lot of laughter. You wanted brownies? She made brownies. You wanted a photobooth? Done. Check out some of the props she's used: (Read More)

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Once I Reupholstered A Chair

You know all those projects on Pinterest that you see and think "gee..I'd really like to do that"? Reupholstering something was one of those for me. I found a free couch back in January and thought it'd be cool to do, and then I researched it a little and came to realize it'd be freaking tricky to do. So I kind of bagged that idea. But then...I found this chair at the DI (for $8!!):
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and I just KNEW this was my chance!


After I bought it, I headed to JoAnn's and found this home decor fabric: (Read More)

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#Truth

Finals week has been crazy! Summer school in general has been a little crazy...but finals week especially.

Every semester, I make a "do or die" list. Here's mine for this summer:
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Hello!

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We should probably introduce ourselves. Our names are Alex and Alyssa. We’ve been friends since August when Alyssa moved to Herriman for a nanny job, and instantly bonded over our love of adventures, throwing parties and Target. My job (Alyssa) didn’t turn out to be what I thought, and I really missed the sunshine that came from Southern Utah, so I moved back. But we stayed in touch! We are constantly talking on the phone and snapchatting each other. My (Alex) brother-in-law got a job offer in Austin, and so I’m fairly new to Texas. We decided that...(Read More)

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