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The Blog by Ellen Wags

a lifestyle blog for real mamas. featuring family-friendly home decor, casual mama style, and stuff to keep your kids entertained. 

We have been long-time fans of Nugget Comfort’s play couch. I’m so excited to share that Nugget is launching a new fabric, corduroy, in two new colors, Lilypad and Bearhug! We were gifted a new Lilypad Nugget Comfort. All opinions in this blog post are my own. This post contains affiliate links. Wait. What is […]

Nugget Comfort Review

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A quick review of Mandrn’s Atlas bag and a discount code!

Mandrn Atlas Review – The Best Belt Bag for Moms

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Week three of the Fall 2022 One Room Challenge – let’s chat about Clare!

One Room Challenge – Week Three

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Let’s update the layout of the back porch!

One Room Challenge – Week Two

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Check out my review of Caraway Home’s newest addition, the tea kettle!

Caraway Tea Kettle Review

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Annnnd IT IS BACK! Today officially marks the beginning of the Fall 2022 One Room Challenge. The Wagner house is a-buzz because we are updating….our back porch! I cannot wait to share the transformation of this space over the next eight weeks. Before I share our plans, let me refresh you a bit on all […]

One Room Challenge – Welcome Back!

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Simple Halloween decor is a great way to give a nod to the season without going overboard and blowing your budget. October is right around the corner, so if you haven’t thought about how you’re going to dress up your home for the holiday season, now is the time! Last year I shared how much […]

An inside view of the home entry with a small flock of fake bats flying on the wall for simple halloween decor.

Simple Halloween Decor

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My Revival Rugs discount code expires at the end of this month, so I want to share my favorites before the promo ends! Visit my first Revival Rugs Review post here. Revival Rugs is a home decor company that curates one-of-a-kind vintage rugs and collaborates with artisan partners around the world to create new handwoven, limited edition […]

Revival Rugs Round-up

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Fall is *officially* here, and if you need me, I’ll be out here frolicking in the leaves and fall breeze. Everyone knows fall is sweater weather, but it’s also clog season! Today I’m rounding up my favorite clogs for the fall of 2022! This post contains affiliate links. My top pick is this Freja Clog. […]

Fall Clog Round-Up

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It is officially *mid* September, and you’ve got the urge. The pumpkin gettin’ urge. Same, girl. Let me give you some tips to keep your pumpkins looking fresh all fall long…or at least until it is time for the Christmas decorations to come out (NOVEMBER 1 WHERE YA AT?!) I’ve got four tips coming at […]

How to Keep Your Pumpkins Fresh All Fall

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A full review of our new outdoor furniture from Neighbor! 

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Neighbor Outdoor Furniture

The clog is having a moment, so I rounded up my faves, just for you. 

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The Best Clogs for Fall

The best belt bag for the gal that needs a bit of space, plus a discount code! 

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Mandrn Atlas Review