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weekly wrap up, ideal picnic winners, douglas + bec newbies

by Kristina Gill

I’ve got a serious case of TGIF this week. I’m ready for the first week of May to be over and for the second week to be way better than this one. So to celebrate, I’m going to find some snacks for today’s biz ladies lunch and then toast the weekend early. Before I head out, I wanted to share some beautiful new pieces over at Douglas + Bec. These pillows (blue and cloud) and vases are so pretty.


Also, it’s time to announce the winners of last week’s ideal picnic contest! Along with Quadrille, we want thank everyone for the time they put into creating menus for their ideal picnics. It was a major challenge to read through all of them without getting hungry. And because Quadrille was so pleased with the entries, they’ve decided to award two additional prize packages! If you are one of the winners, please send an email to Mark at Quadrille right here to get your books. Congrats to everyone, and thank you to Quadrille for donating such excellent books. Have a great weekend. xo, grace

  • Grand Prize Winner (all ten books): Alli (Summer Veggie Harvest picnic)
  • Moriah (Seattle picnic)
  • StephanieZ (Low Country picnic)
  • Oonagh O’Dwyer (Irish picnic)
  • Maddie (Vegan picnic)

Below is a summary of this week’s highlights:

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