Posts Categorized: journal

City Passport

Recently some of our best friends moved to our city (down the street from us in fact) and I wanted to come up with some way to introduce them to their new town. At first I thought I might draw a map of fun places to go, but frankly I’m not any kind of artist…. Read more »

Quote Journal

As we head into a New Year full of hope and enthusiasm to keep our resolutions we thought it would be neat to make a quote journal. These are really simple and can be given as a gift to a friend (or even yourself). No fancy printing, no templates or calligraphy just a sweet quote… Read more »

Alternative Baby Book

When I was pregnant with my first son I got the most adorable baby book for him at my shower. Unfortunately, I was terrible at remembering to fill it out! I really did try to remember to add in the dates of all his “firsts” but I could never quite keep up. It got so that… Read more »

Stitched Journals

Customizing a store bought item is the best way to create something that’s truly one-of-a-kind without the hours and hours of creating something from scratch. These customized journals are the perfect topper to a present or a great item for a gift bag. Create a handful at one time and have a sweet and sentimental present for all your loved… Read more »

Gratitude Journals

Thanksgiving is less than a week away? Why do the holidays always hit me like a moving bus?! Although it’s come a little too fast for me, I simply love Thanksgiving traditions. Beyond the food and family, I look forward to taking that moment to figure out what I’m most thankful for. This year, I… Read more »

About The Chic

Back in 2004 when I was looking to name my events company, I stumbled across the word 'Chic' in an old dictionary. The definition was: “a fashionable lifestyle, ideology, or pursuit”. I fell in love with the word and the idea that chic is the pursuit of something better, prettier, or cooler than you are today. Chic isn’t a state of being or even a destination, chic is the journey you take on the way to something greater. ~Rachel

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Question: From RJ in Los Angeles Hi Rachel! We had a gathering last night where quite a few kids (mostly toddlers) showed up with their parents. My husband and I are childless, but love kids and aren’t afraid of messes/things breaking, etc. But, one of the mothers made a comment about “another friend of hers… Read more »

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