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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. 

My honest thoughts on the Jenni Kayne Cocoon Cardigan.

Jenni Kayne Cocoon Cardigan Review

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Neighbor Outdoor furniture is comfy, durable, and beautiful! Wrapping up the One Room Challenge.

Neighbor Outdoor Furniture – ORC Week Seven

Home Decor

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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

One Room Challenge

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

Caraway Tea Kettle Review

Home Decor

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Today I’m sharing a review on Gathre, focusing on their home goods. Gathre is a lifestyle brand that creates leather and vegan goods for families and the home. They sent over a few pieces from their Fall collection in the beautiful color Baltic, and I’m excited to share my thoughts. This post contains affiliate links. […]

Gathre Home Goods Review

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image of sourdough bread in sleek white bread box

Yamazaki Home gifted the items featured in this post, however, all opinions are my own. This post contains affiliate links.    Sourdough Refresher Remember my sourdough post? It’s my most popular post so far on the blog! Check it out if you’re interested in learning to bake sourdough bread. ANYWAYS. Fruit flies attacked my starter […]

Welcoming Sourdough back, with Yamazaki Home

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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 rugs. These rugs were gifted, however, all opinions are my own. This post contains affiliate links.  Changing Seasons It is late August, the kids have returned to school, and […]

casual family living space with purple vintage turkish rug layered over a natural toned jute rug

Layering Rugs with Revival Rugs

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Black woman looking excited taking a self portrait in a mirror of pink and white floral one piece swimsuit

How about a swimsuit review! I took advantage of recent sales, and ordered a bunch of swimsuits!   My swimsuit criteria: supportive in the chest, enough coverage that I don’t have to worry about a boob popping out while tossing a kid in the pool, and semi-decent booty coverage. There are a lot of great […]

Summer 2022 Swimsuit Review

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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