6 Ways to Stay Healthy this Winter

“Ready or not. Here I come!” Winter yells, every November. Often, I feel like the child who can’t quite find the right hiding spot. Hiding out or not, there is no escaping winter. So I say, why not face it head-on? This year, I’d like welcome winter, rather than dread it. It’s not that I […]

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A Free Gratitude Journal For You

I’ve been a little cranky lately. No doubt, I could give you an array of excuses. A million little reasons as to why I’m tired and how that is making me, shall we say, testy. I notice I’ve been grumbling—when I type it out, it is such a gross word. I’ve certainly been complaining more […]

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A Cozy Fall

The trees are telling me something. They are dancing about in the breeze, happily content in the climate, donning a new amber complexion. Why . . . just this morning, I awoke to see a party of honey-hued foliage dancing off a branch, spinning to the ground. Change is not my strong suit (even as […]

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La La Loving

Here’s what I’m la la loving this week . . . Everything (plates, velvet cushions, lighting etc) featured in the West Elm Holiday Catalog. I’m, especially, smitten with the fall floral arrangement hovering so elegantly above the dining table. Cashew coffee. Who would have thought blending up a few cashews, with coffee, could make such a frothy […]

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Not Perfect

The other day, I received a DM from an Instagram story. It wasn’t a fabulous story. It was neither styled, nor super-posed. Just me in my bathroom, with bad lighting, highlighting some retro spirit wear that I was sporting to my Ella’s volleyball game. The message, basically, said, “Your house is so perfect.” “Your life is […]

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Trina McNeilly

Trina McNeilly is a writer and founder of La La Lovely, where she has been blogging for nearly a decade. With an eye for beauty, Trina finds inspiration in styled spaces, other times in the broken places and everywhere in between. Through soulful writing in the voice of a trusted friend she shares her finds and all about being found.

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