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Our Home Transformation with Chase Freedom Unlimited

This post was written in collaboration with Chase Freedom Unlimited. Thank you for supporting the partnerships that help Darling Down South bring you content. All opinions are my own.

We’ve done it! We’re finally home and the renovation is 95% complete. There are a few things left to do and our home is definitely a work in progress, but it didn’t stop us from moving home while we finished them. This entire process has been so eye-opening to the complexity of renovating but seeing the almost finished product is so worth all the struggles we encountered to get here. Thankfully, with our Chase Freedom Unlimited cash back credit card, we are able to have a flexible budget to finish the few things left on our punch list.

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Our Patterned Tile and Wallpaper Half Bath Reveal

I truly cannot believe this room came together! I’m so excited to share our basically completed half bath with you today. This wallpaper half bath was the culmination of a birthday present (wallpaper) and my husband saying “you can go crazy with that room.” Basically had to get that in writing before I started drawing up

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The Complete Guide to Christmas Wrapping

Now that you’ve scored the perfect Christmas gift and have your Christmas outfit picked out, you need to wrap it up nicely! I love the saying “when you wrap a gift nice it shows you care twice.”  I have a propensity to hoard Christmas paper and decorative ribbon, and always source out a good wrapping

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The Darling Holiday Gift Guide for 2019

    The time has come to start freaking out about what you’re going to get others for Christmas. I get it- you may consider yourself a horrible gift giver – buying things for yourself is way easier than shopping for Carol at work- I’ve been there. But wait, what if you’re an awesome gift-giver but

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My Go To Regimen When I Feel a Cold Coming On

This post has been sponsored by Bayer. All thoughts and opinions are my own. Thank you for supporting the brands that help us bring you content year-round. It’s #holidayszn (that’s holiday season in millennial speak) which means cold weather and being cooped up indoors. Okay, maybe this isn’t what everyone thinks about when the holidays

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Entertaining in Emerald for Thanksgiving

Finally, my favorite hue of color is having its decor spotlight moment: green. Growing up it was never the most popular color to claim as a favorite, but I surrounded myself with greens and teals whenever I could. Maybe it’s because these colors always reminded me of being outside but I know on multiple occasions

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Holiday Entertaining with Meiomi and Modelo

This post on beer and wine pairings for the holidays has been sponsored by Modelo Especial® and Meiomi. All thoughts and opinions are my own. When we have guests over, there are a few things you can always count on from me: an epic cheese board and crowd-pleasing beverages. This holiday season, we’re breaking in

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8 Soups to Keep you Cozy this Fall

I can’t believe I get to say this, but it’s time to pull out your plaid scarves and riding boots: we finally have some fall in the forecast down south! Cooler temps and lots of rain on the horizon all add up to one cozy thing: soup season. Seriously, is there anything that says “hygge”

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