ASC DIY: HANGING TERRARIUMS!

I love plants! They’re good for your home environment and thanks to the recent Mid-Century Modern decor trends (which I am here for!), they are all the rage! So I’ve been loving decorating my apartment with the hubby, but have been finding it difficult to find any hanging plant arrangements that don’t require me to […]

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The Richardsons Take Europe: The Louvre Museum!

My husband and I (that still sounds weird! 😁) love museums. We try to make it a point to visit them often. The insight to the past, present and future they offer we find not only educational, but entertaining! The Louvre in France was absolutely no exception. However, because it is the world’s largest museum, […]

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The Richardsons Take Europe: Galeries Lafayette

The last time I blogged with you all, I was a single woman. Not anymore!! 😁😁😁 Last week I married the love of my life, David, and we have since taken off on an international honeymoon voyage to Europe! Although we landed directly in London, the majority of our honeymoon we’re currently spending in Paris. […]

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Step By Step

Sometimes I feel like I’m always running, hardly resting, and wondering why I feel tired! Well, today I had to take a breather. Some me time. After work I went home, closed the shades, turned on some music, and sang and danced at the top of my lungs. 20 minutes later, I felt bad for […]

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High Tea With Mrs Rich!

The wedding is TWO WEEKS away! I can’t believe time has flown so fast. With so many things to do, I’m trying to take in every last moment of the experience. One of the highlights of this journey was my bridal shower, “High Tea With Mrs Rich.” Put on by some of the nearest and […]

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ALANAYA SO CHIC: on birthdays, adulting, and the #AlanayaAllWhite Collection

Today marks another year of life for me, and the 3-year birthday of my business, ALANAYA BROWN! This year has been filled with many highs and lows, with the majority being highs! Since August 21st of last year, I’ve gotten engaged, re-vamped my blog, sustained a whole apartment, and traveled to 5 different states!  I’ve […]

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ASC TRAVEL: Yosemite, Mammoth, and Stopping to Smell the Flowers

This weekend I took an impromptu road trip to Fossil Falls, Mammoth Lake and Yosemite, all places I’ve wanted to check off my travel bucket list for a long time. Not only was it beautiful, it was all so refreshing. Taking time out to be spontaneous amongst the never-ending rat race of life was a […]

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