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I couldn’t help myself from getting a second wreath for my office at work🤭🥰 @knotandspool Wreaths + Ribbon Sets bring so much joy to my life✨ My first ribbon set is this stunning “Ghostly Garden” by @anniesfinds_ 😍🍬👻🎃 Oh I’m in love😁 xo,

Whimsical Halloween Ribbon Set!
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I couldn’t help myself from getting a second wreath for my office at work🤭🥰 @knotandspool Wreaths + Ribbon Sets bring so much joy to my life✨ My first ribbon set is this stunning “Ghostly Garden” by @anniesfinds_ 😍🍬👻🎃 Oh I’m in love😁 xo,

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The most perfect addition to our home🍂🌾 Now to get it framed & matted😌 “He hath made every thing beautiful in His time” ✨ How meaningful & absolutely stunning🥰 Thank you Malory @foxandpebble for always creating pieces that speak to my heart! xo,

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Fourth of July is my all-time favorite holiday🥰🇺🇸 I love my perfect ribbon set to celebrate our beautiful country! ❤️🤍💙 In case you didn’t know: Red=valor, courage, bravery • White=purity, innocence • Blue=vigilance, perseverance, justice ❤️🤍💙 NEVER FORGET: “Home of The Free, Because of The Brave” xo,

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3 Years of Marriage🤍✨ We decided to take photos where it all began 5 years ago sitting in Christopher’s car overlooking the sound on May 25th, 2017. We committed to dating each other here at The Mukilteo Lighthouse & two years later on May 25th, 2019 we got sealed/married for all time & eternity in […]

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Happy Earth Day 2022! Earth Day is one of the most important events of my job! Sustainability, giving back and living a earth friendly life is what we love to focus on. For all events I love to have a grab & go table with goodies, freebies and cute handouts for all of our tenants. […]

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Classic Easter Egg Nests If I could choose one sweet treat when I think of Easter, I would choose these! These are my absolute favorite dessert when it’s Easter time. They truly are a classic, fun & a very easy dessert for the family! This would be the best treat to make with your littles […]

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With Easter right around the corner, this is the dessert recipe you’ve been looking for! Caramel Carrot Cake with Vanilla Bean Cream Cheese Frosting! Perfect for a quick dinner with friends or a fancy dinner with extended family. This easy yet elevated recipe has you covered for any occasion during the Easter season. With a […]

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Burnt Butter Banana Bars Burnt Butter Banana Bars are quite literally one of the ONLY recipes you will need for your perfectly ripened bananas! Christopher and I have made this since we started dating. It’s a fun, easy and delicious recipe you will continue to make! I love making it with someone else so that […]

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Our Valentine’s Day Ribbon Set is the most dreamy! I am absolutely IN LOVE!!! It’s the MOST GORG set I could have dreamed of to represent The Month of Love!!! The variety of ribbon, colors, textures is beyond! I truly love each drop that Knot + Spool creates & their customer service is phenomenal! So […]

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Hi! Happy Monday!!! I hope today has been the start of the week you’ve individually needed. Whether that means slow and steady, resting because you’re burnt out or hitting it stronger than ever to reach a little closer to your goals/dreams!! ILY as you are. Only you are you & that’s your superpower (silly but […]

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January’s Custom Ribbon Set! I don’t think I’ve ever shared my absolute favorite piece of decor in our home. I feel so connected to this beauty. It is a wreath from Knot + Spool. You pick out what wreath you want to hang in your home, what size & what color. From there, you decorate […]

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✨We’re feeling ‘22✨ HAPPY FREAKING NEW YEAR 🥂🍾 I can’t wait to see what 2022 will bring us🤍🎉 We survived the rona the last two weeks of 2021 together so I’m sure we can take anything it has to offer🥲🥰😇 Cheers to 2022!!! xo,

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2021 was incredible in so so many ways and I’m grateful for every memory I hold in my heart from it✨I truly can’t wait to see where Christopher and I will end up in 2022 both individually and collectively🤍 God is at the helm of it all and if there’s one thing I learned this […]

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Merry Christmas 2021 from the Careys! Christmas Cards are my absolute FAVE tradition! Here is our 2021 Card. I absolutely love how it came together! We got them gold foiled and I think they are GORGEOUS! So very us! Classy, Chic & Timeless. Our Card in Our Tree The Classic Marble Table Photo for Memories!!! […]

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The Flyer Happy Hour Hauler Mocktail Bar Treat Bar xo,

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Tuesday I had my first “Shot Bar” Appointment at The PRO Club in Bellevue! SO AMAZING!✨ After being sick for literally the whole month of November with who knows what.. it has taught me that I’m getting OLDER(don’t laugh 😂) and I need to start doing more things that will add up to the greater […]

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I still can’t believe today is officially December🙃  I’m so excited for a month filled of pure magic and happiness!🎄🌟 Family Time, Gift Giving, Good Food & of course focusing on Christ! The true reason for the season!💫 There is so much to be grateful for!!!!😁 &&& we’re soooo in love with all of our […]

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Carey Christmas Card 2021! Hello Hello Family & Friends!🥰 It is time for The 2021 Carey Christmas Card! I can’t wait to send out the most beautiful card yet!!❤️ We love you all so much & would love to get your Christmas Card as well! Message/Email me if you would like OUR NEW ADDRESS. It […]

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Health on The Mend! So happy I could cry!!!!!😭🙏🏼 Yesterday was the first time I got ready since the 5th of November. CRAZY TALK!!!!!🥲 If you know me, I get ready DAILY…no. matter. what. Full face, everything and it killed me to not be able to🥺  I’ve been in bed for basically the whole month […]

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PEPPERMINT CANDY CANE BROWNIES!!!! Christmas Season is FINALLY HERE! I wanted to kick off holiday recipes with one of the BEST!!!! I love these brownies with all of my heart and I’m so very excited for you to try them!!! Rich, decadent, peppermint flavored brownies. The added candy cane crunch and high quality chocolate creates […]

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Brown Sugar Mushroom Meatloaf If you’re a meatloaf lover, you’re definitely in the right place!! There’s nothing like a home cooked meal. When I think of a cozy meal from scratch, MEATLOAF is definitely in the top choices for me! My mother-in-law taught me how to make her meatloaf and since that moment I’ve been […]

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Happy Birthday Christopher Dale!🎉 I don’t think I’ll EVER have enough words to explain my love for you😭🤍✨ You’re the most amazing husband, forever boyfriend, best friend, confidant and everything under the Sun!☀️ I truly love you deeper and deeper each and every day and I thank our Heavenly Father daily for putting your contagious […]

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Slow Cooker Olive Garden Zuppa Toscana Soup I have been on a slow cooker KICK! I’m actually embarrassed to admit that we have YET to own a slow cooker and this Fall I wanted to dig deep and create my go-to recipes! This was the quickest meal to throw together for Christopher and I. I […]

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Make Your House A Home! It’s 3am and I can’t sleep.. my mind could only think of doing one thing. Reading this book🤍✨ I picked it up at Deseret Book (our LDS bookstore) and I haven’t been able to put it down. The only thing my brain wants and craves to learn is how to […]

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Pumpkin Spice Cookies are a MUST in the Fall! It truly makes you get in the spirit of crisp air, crunchy leaves beneath your feet and all the holidays amongst us! I swear these have been in my life since forever. My husband isnt a huge pumpkin fan and LOVES these!! I wouldnt even label […]

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You’re in the right place if you love chocolate, espresso and the perfect combo of both! These Triple Espresso Brownies are more than heavenly! Once you make these, you will have a tried and true staple in your household! What makes these Triple Espresso Brownies stand out are the Marich Dark Chocolate Espresso Beans. Without […]

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Maple Bourbon Pecan Shortbread Squares. These will be your lifesaving go-to easy-peasy dessert! Buttery, Brown Sugar, Bourbon, Pecan & Milk Chocolate filled GOODNESS! Make these the night before an event and you are good-to-go! The best melt in your mouth, cozy fall treat to share with all your friends and family! Must-Have Ingredient! Marich Milk […]

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Yesterday we got back one of the most sentimental framed pieces of art we will ever have in our home🤍 This is quite literally a traditional piece of personalized family history✨ An heirloom one day🥺 I honestly don’t know the root of it… It’s called a Filet Crochet Name Doily from my understanding and research? […]

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✨Create✨Serve✨Learn✨ My new favorite guiding light. No matter what is going on around me I have full control over these three areas in my life. All of these words are verbs. Meaning we have to take action in order to feel fulfillment. You are NOT Alone While the world around you feels heavy, you’re going […]

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Caramelized Pineapple Carne Asada Tacos! 🍍🌮 🍽 | Nicole Carey Co. @nicolecareyco Click HERE to watch a quick video on how we threw it together! Holy COW! These were absolutely divine!!! The easiest thing in the world to make and so much fun!🎉🎉🎉 There’s no real recipe! We threw this together one night and it’s so […]

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On Wednesday, my last grandparent passed onto the next life🕊 I love you Grandma Milstead🤍 I grew up being told I was a mini you. My body, my voice, my hard exterior yet soft heart, caring about others more than they’ll know but also being misunderstood through every step. I’m grateful for all the stops […]

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Click here to watch us unbox our new addition! Christopher and I have been obsessed with @yeti since the day we met🙃 We would walk this specific store in Downtown Kirkland dreaming of our First Yeti Cooler but had no need for one… until now😍 It’s so fun watching all your dreams no matter how small come […]

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Fresh Strawberries + Strawberry Outfit! = Best Saturday Ever! Yesterday I dressed up in my FAVE Strawberry Print Skirt🍓 and my brother just so happened to bring us Fresh Picked Strawberries over🍓 You know I needed a picture to remember the irony😂 Give me alllllll the strawberries!!! One of my all-time favorite fruits and when […]

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✨Happy June✨ Can you believe we are HALFWAY through the year?! The weather is starting to be just perfect here in Seattle☀️ “In a single year, you can completely reinvent yourself if you choose to do the hard work.” I thought this was the perfect reminder to focus on where you’re at now and where […]

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Happy Memorial Day 2021! If you know me, you know I am ONE PATRIOTIC WOMAN!!! I love our country so SO much. I have endless respect for our flag, our military, our police force and so so much more. Just like the song says, I truly am PROUD to be an American!!! Freedom isnt Free. […]

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Click HERE for my Instagram Reel showing us put it all together! DREAMY! Front Entryway Reveal! We had to wait for the PERFECT pressed art that I drooled over when I saw it in store… WOW it completed the whole entryway!!! An actual dream!🎉🎉🎉 Once again… White. Neutral. Bright. Glam. SO ME!!!🤍🤍🤍 It’s absolutely stunning! […]

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Come decorate with me✨ Christopher and I finished one area of our new home and I couldn’t be more happy with how it turned out🎉🎉🎉 Neutral. Bright. Glam. All the things I love!! Do you love it as much as I do?! A big thank you to @hotelcollection_ for truly the BEST room sprays and candle!!! Love […]

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✨WE MOVED!✨You guys, it’s been one hell of a week! My brain is mush, my body is sore and my heart is so so full! I’ve been MIA because moving a home is not easy😅.. but soooooo worth it!!!!😍 I couldn’t be more happy to see what the future holds in our new home!🙏🏼 LOOK […]

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During the peak of the craziness last year while I was working from home full time, I would go a little stircrazy. Didnt we all?! Christopher is a Home Inspector and he is considered an essential buisness so nothing changed for him during that time. Lucky man! To ease my anxiety and being stuck at […]

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Earth Day Event 2021 One thing you should know about me.. I love and am SO grateful for my job! The company I work for isTranswestern Commercial Real Estate Services. I absolutely love the work culture! My coworkers are the best and in general it feels like my little home away from home! Plus, I […]

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Nobu Scottsdale | High End, Phenomenal Dinner! You know how much Christopher and I LOVE us a good, yummy & fancy dinner! In March for my 25th Birthday Dinner while in Scottsdale we decided on going to Nobu. It was the BEST decision! Nobu is a Global Restaurant and Hotel Chain. Long story short, everything […]

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2021 Best Lifestyle Blog Nominee! Hello HELLO!!! Holy cow, I never thought I would be typing those words above at all… I have been nominated to win an award for 2021 Best Lifestyle Blog! VOTE HERE! Yesterday, I received an email that notified me of being a nominee for this award. I didn’t even know […]

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OK… lets talk about one of our most FAVE cafes and brunch spots in Scottsdale! Prep & Pastry! It’s quite literally the cutest little brunch spot you could ever find! Prep & Pastry does have two other locations in Tucson but this is by far the most IG worthy of all three! Trust me! Located […]

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Orson Gygi | The Baking Mecca! Orson Gygi is what I call.. The Baking Mecca! It truly is a Mecca in the Baking World! If you’re a lover of anything kitchen and specifically baking, this is your store! This is a non-negotiable MUST VISIT at some point in your life. Gygi is located in Salt […]

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The Most Romantic Scottsdale Restaurant | Café Monarch. While Christopher and I were in Scottsdale, Arizona in October 2020 for his 30th Birthday, we wanted to go to a really fancy & elegant dinner! The best way to celebrate! We landed on The Most Romantic Scottsdale Restaurant | Café Monarch. Reservations were hard to get […]

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OKAY! Here is your first pizza recipe to go with Nicole Carey Co’s Honey Pizza Crust! The best base for any pizza you create! Prosciutto & Arugula Pizza with Pear! Topped with a yummy Balsamic Glaze.. you’ll be in HEAVEN! This recipe is 1000000% inspired by my husband, Christopher! Out of both of us, he […]

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Childhood Memories with Honey Pizza Dough! Homemade Pizza Dough was a VERY common thing throughout my childhood! Specifically Honey Pizza Dough! My mama excelled in the kitchen when it came to all things yeast dough. She made huge batches when we would have people over. Or for fun on Friday Nights, we would make our […]

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How to Book the BEST Arizona Desert Photoshoot Are you looking to find a photographer in Arizona for a photoshoot? Find the best spots in the Desert for memories? Look no further! All you need for The BEST Arizona Desert Photoshoot is below! Take my advice as someone that absolutely loves to make memories.. There […]

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Hello hellllllo! I just received in two new Mackenzie-Childs pieces to add to my little baby collection! Mackenzie-Childs is something you slowly build upon and get more as time goes on! Today, I am going to share with you how I built out my collection so far and some of my favorite pieces! Building Your […]

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You are here for the right reason! You want to make the BEST Sugar Cookies ever! I think we all want that one, reliable recipe in our arsenal for all seasons! LOOK. NO. FURTHER! These happen to be hearts for Valentine’s Day but you can make them for any and every season!! Make them with […]

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Well! Your life is going to change after you make the best Vanilla Bean Cream Cheese Frosting EVER! You are going to want to put this on just about everything in your life! This is my go-to frosting for all things! I put it on my Carrot Cake, Red Velvet Cake & Sugar Cookies! Understanding […]

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As I sit here and type this out its a little bit surreal! We all survived the hardest year we never thought we would have to face! Seriously!! Have you forgotten where we have been together since March?! Maybe you need to do a quick year in review and give yourself a huge pat on […]

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I am ELATED to finally be sharing with you something that I have been working on with one of my very favorite companies! Marich Chocolates!

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Christmas Card Tradition Christmas Cards have ALWAYS been a tradition growing up for my family. I mean every year my mom would sit down and write a complete ESSAY on our family. No joke. I should go scrounging to find these beauts. There is nothing like reading a year in review. Looking back my mom […]

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I’ve been dying to do a little tour of our bedroom!!! For those of you that have followed me or are new to following me, you should know by now that I’m absolutely in LOVE with design shopping, decorating and making any place a home! This is my serene oasis,, away from the world and […]

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HELLO helllllo! It’s been quite the month! As you can see, a little less active over here on the blog! Life has been crazy busy and I’ve been spending so many precious moments with family! I wouldn’t have had it any other way! My older sister Jessica just had her first baby on the 1st […]

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Hello hellllo! Can you even believe that tomorrow is OFFICIALLY FALL?! Yeah, me neither… I think we ALL want to know where this year went!!! I’ve been slowly gathering some new items for my Fall Wardrobe… I’ll be honest.. It was HARD to find items that I was absolutely in love with. I ordered, ordered […]

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I love Fall! As does every other girl in the world!! Although, I’m a little different than the others with my decorating style! I’m obsessed with the changing of seasons BUT I’m not the hugest enthusiast of bright Fall decor with a ton of color. Trust me, I love the beauty of nature and the […]

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Welcome to another side of me! A huge lover of ALL. THINGS. BEAUTY. Anything beauty industry related has a VERY special place in my heart! <3 Inside knowledge.. I actually went to Esthetics School in 2017 and graduated with a 4.0! S/O to “The Euro Institute of Skin Care” in Renton, WA! Where I hated […]

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Helllo HELLLLLO! Today I’m sharing a quick little smoothie that I came up with! “This smoothie is really just a basis for what you want it to be! Have fun with it and be CREATIVE! That’s why we’re all here!” I got a magazine in the mail from my absolute FAVE store… WILLIAMS SONOMA! I […]

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A year ago, I made THEE BEST cookies I’ve ever made… They are absolutely to die for! A picture of them popped up on my yearly reminders and I knew I had to share them with you today!!! I hope you enjoy them as much as I do!! The recipe comes from Marich Chocolates. An […]

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Hellllllo everyone! Happy S’mores Day!! This was all BY CHANCE that I had planned to share this recipe today which landed on National S’mores Day! I guess it was just meant to be!! On Sunday, my mother-in-law and I had fun in the kitchen whipping these up for fun! They’re addicting and we needed something […]

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The cutest account on Instagram @babesfavs asked me to do a little segment for them on my fave affordable kitchen essentials! I dug through my kitchen to find my most loved and reliable tools day in and day out! Here is the link to my IGTV if you want to watch it! https://www.instagram.com/tv/CDW-Gd5AhLh/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link Tupperware Mix-N-Stor […]

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Summertime is in full-swing and for Christopher and I, that equates to a kitchen filled with all different fun salads! Different seasons bring such a diverse choice of ingredients that are bountiful for our use! It always feels good to know that we are eating fresh, healthy and as locally sourced as we can! You […]

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Today I’m sharing with you my ALL-TIME fave fruit dip recipe! Well, one of! This dip will soon become your new go-to and you’ll understand why my family and friends love it so much! First things first, it is SO easy to make. Like I mean, less than 5 minutes easy!! PLUS it only takes […]

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Hello & HAPPY FRIDAY! Last week I did a little IGTV on my Instagram @nicolecareyco with a haul on my newest Amazon Baking Supply finds! I love getting last minute things sent to me and being able to find new products that aren’t easy to find at Williams-Sonoma, Crate & Barrel or the grocery store! […]

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Potbelly Sugar Cookies are one of my ALL-TIME fave cookies! I know you all have been waiting for me to send/share this recipe and I’m SO HAPPY I’m now prepared to do so! These are my go-to if I’m wanting a little sugar fix.. there is NOTHING better than a sugar cookie that is ooey-gooey […]

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Hello! Welcome to Nicole Carey Co.! My name is Nicole Carey and I am SO happy that you are here!! I have been working the past couple of months to build a website where you all could go to get inspiration, my recipes and get to know me a little bit more! I plan to […]

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