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Diana McGraw
Virginia Beach, VA
Stepping back and taking perspective, living with purpose, enjoying the small, everyday moments...
Interests: Fashion, Trends, Labels, Skin Care, Photography, Typography, Design, Writing, Blogging, Documenting our Story.
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It is hard to believe that another year has come and gone... however, like most of you, I am ready for a fresh start and new beginnings. I have always been passionate about my style and I am always looking to find new emerging trends. I thought now is the... Continue reading
Posted Jan 3, 2013 at Beautiful
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Today was a travel day. I left the conference just after lunch and hopped on a 2 PM flight back home. I had a 3 hour lay over in Charlotte and ran into someone who shares the same love of... Continue reading
Posted Dec 16, 2012 at Every Day Matters
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For Day 11, I kept things really simple and just added an overlay with stickers and then included a copy of the Christmas cards I created that day. I love these pictures I took of the boys down by the... Continue reading
Posted Dec 16, 2012 at Every Day Matters
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Today was a girls day... movie, starbucks, and lunch. Skyfall was fun and Daniel Craig still looks good. The afternoon kept me busy with the conference and meeting people. This was definitely one of my favorite conferences of the year.... Continue reading
Posted Dec 16, 2012 at Every Day Matters
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I do love playing with tissue tape and white space. Journaling: Made a quick trip out to Dallas Fort Worth for work and I was so excited to spend time with one of my best friends, Valentina. We are always... Continue reading
Posted Dec 16, 2012 at Every Day Matters
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I am still keeping this project simple with hopes that I will make it all the way to December 25. Journaling: Right now you love french fries and cereal. Right now you love to sleep in Mommy's bed on top... Continue reading
Posted Dec 16, 2012 at Every Day Matters
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Dad was so excited to share this recipe with the little ones. Him and Robin had gone to a cooking class The Stove over in Portsmouth and this is one of the recipes from the night. The kids loved making... Continue reading
Posted Dec 8, 2012 at Every Day Matters
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While we put up out tree the weekend after Thanksgiving, I wanted to share this story in my December Daily Album. Journaling: This year when we picked out our Christmas tree, the boys were adorable. They thought the guy selling... Continue reading
Posted Dec 6, 2012 at Every Day Matters
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This year I have decided to dedicate one day to each of the little ones so that they have a story just about them and where they are right now. I have always wanted to try and journal using one... Continue reading
Posted Dec 6, 2012 at Every Day Matters
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Today we took Chase to speech and occupational therapy. I was able to get a little bit of studying in for the LSAT. I am retaking it in February and I need all the extra study time I can get.... Continue reading
Posted Dec 4, 2012 at Every Day Matters
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With all the traveling this weekend, I had a laundry list of things I needed to work on Monday. I felt like I was being productive right up until 1PM. I received a call from the school that Chase had... Continue reading
Posted Dec 4, 2012 at Every Day Matters
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For the first few days of December the boys visited with their Dad and I decided to take advantage of the time alone in my favorite little city: Washington, DC. It was the perfect distraction while they were away. I... Continue reading
Posted Dec 4, 2012 at Every Day Matters
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Well it has been a while... With the move across country and the significant life changes, I haven't really been ready to start writing about our lives. However, now I feel like it is time to start documenting our little... Continue reading
Posted Dec 4, 2012 at Every Day Matters
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Well it has been a while since I last posted... Life has just been changing for us and I wasn't sure how I wanted to document everything. I have just decided that these moments are special and they pass so... Continue reading
Posted May 16, 2012 at Every Day Matters
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This week I shared a layout I made on the WOW Blog about change. I spent a week at the end of January with my cousin Matt and his wife, Rachel. We spent time talking about our childhood and reliving... Continue reading
Posted Mar 1, 2012 at Every Day Matters
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Earlier this month when Dad was here we took a trip out to Solvang, California. It was a cute Dutch community. While we were there, we stopped off at this park and I took this picture of Riley. I love... Continue reading
Posted Feb 6, 2012 at Every Day Matters
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Since I was out of town over the last few days at CHA I am catching up on last week. In previous weeks, I have really concentrated on the boys however this week was more about Cory and I. I... Continue reading
Posted Feb 3, 2012 at Every Day Matters
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So here we are, through another week. The boys and I had a busy week last week. Between work, Chase's doctor's appointments, keeping up with the house I was tuckered out. So a few times this week we went to... Continue reading
Posted Jan 24, 2012 at Every Day Matters
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I am so excited to share this project with you and I am hoping that I will be able to keep it up through out the year. I love the idea of capturing the every day moments and I am... Continue reading
Posted Jan 14, 2012 at Every Day Matters
I was reading through Becky Higgins blog and I am excited about the decision to create a project life album for 2012. I came across this video and it really touched my heart! As all of you know Cory has... Continue reading
Posted Dec 24, 2011 at Every Day Matters
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One of my favorite moments (looking back - at the moment they are usually pretty stressful) when getting together during the holidays is family photos. We took the little ones over to a friend of my sister from high school,... Continue reading
Posted Dec 23, 2011 at Every Day Matters
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So today we stayed home with the boys and just adjusted to the time differences. Robin came over and we had dinner and we opened the messages from Santa to the boys. They loved it! It definitely made them feel... Continue reading
Posted Dec 17, 2011 at Every Day Matters
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Today was a pretty ordinary day. We worked on laundry and house cleaning most of the day with a short event out for dinner at Cheesecake Factory for dinner. However I wanted to concentrate on one of the advent calendars... Continue reading
Posted Dec 4, 2011 at Every Day Matters
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For Day Two, I wanted to share our Christmas Tree experience. I also decided to journal on my picture today. Usually after Thanksgiving, we pull our Christmas Tree out of the garage, but this year I thought it would be... Continue reading
Posted Dec 3, 2011 at Every Day Matters
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I have been so excited about December because I love this time of year. I started reading Ali Edwards' blog just a few days before Christmas last year and I instantly knew that I wanted to do this project, December... Continue reading
Posted Dec 2, 2011 at Every Day Matters