48 Hours In San Francisco

June 21, 2016 Travel
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Last month I took a super quick trip to San Francisco for a one day conference and padded on a tiny bit of extra time so that I could see the city and explore. I’d only been to San Francisco once before for a business trip a number of years ago but didn’t get to see much. This time around, even though I was there for just two full days, I made the most of every second of my free …

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Spring Cleaning Tips – All the Surprising Items in Your Home You Should be Washing

May 4, 2016 Housekeeping
Nicole Gibbons Cleaning Tips on the Rachael Ray Show

Springtime means it’s time for spring cleaning! Although I’m sure many of you dread it, giving your home a deep clean a couple of times a year is a necessary chore. And I’m willing to be there are some items in your home that you didn’t even know you should be washing! I recently stopped by the Rachael Ray show to share some useful cleaning tips…From how often you should be washi …

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What I’ve been Up to Lately

April 30, 2016 Notes from Nicole
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You may have noticed that I’ve been a bit quiet here on the blog over the past few months. Well, I started out the year with grand intentions of blogging frequently but I’ve been SWAMPED with client work (definitely a good thing), project photo shoots and working on growing my business. During the little downtime I had, I did some traveling plus invested time in a new relationship (!) …

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The Best Natural Remedies to Help You Battle Cold & Flu Season

December 2, 2015 Lifestyle
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I’m a big believer in homeopathic medicine and try my best not to take prescription or over the counter medications unless its absolutely necessary. Since we’re in the thick of cold & flu season, I thought I’d share a few of my favorite natural remedies to help fight common cold and flu symptoms as well as shorten the duration of your illness. Read on to learn about my five favorit …

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How to Remove Candle Wax From a Tablecloth

November 27, 2015 Housekeeping
How to Get Wax Out of a Tablecloth

When you’re entertaining at home little accidents are bound to happen and I absolutely hate it when I get melted candle wax on my table linens. It’s of the most stubborn messes to clean up so I thought I’d share this super easy hack to help you solve this problem if it ever happens to you. Not long ago I designed this lovely little table for a charity food tasting event…

But onc …

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Big News + Come Meet Me at Lowe’s This Weekend!

September 10, 2015 Notes from Nicole
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Huge news guys! If you follow me on social media, you may already know this but I’ve recently been appointed the first-ever Style Ambassador for Lowe’s Home Improvement! It’s a role that I’m incredibly excited about and I’ll be working closely with the brand on a number of projects including the launch of it’s first two stores in Manhattan. I’ll also be curating home decor …

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