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Life is Beautiful

I've got big transitions and tiny living downsizing to share with you! Yes, you read that right, we already live[...]
With January coming to an end, I am considering some of the goals I set out to work on this[...]
I want to introduce our sweet kitty cat to you as I know she will show up on the blog[...]

My Kitchen

Growing up, strawberry jam was always my very favorite. Mom made it in little batches, several times each season. Though[...]
Making your own strawberry rhubarb pie from scratch is easy! Everyone is always talking about how much they love Strawberry[...]
Meal planning has always been an issue for me. I usually end up making a plan for the month, posting it[...]

Making Home

It occurred to me recently that I started this blog with the intent of sharing my home "inside and out"...but[...]
For some, ripped jeans are right in style and they actually purchase them new with rips and tears!! Well, I[...]
I’ve been noticing white washed pots in a lot of farmhouse decor and white decor homes. Ever since joining Instagram[...]

Grow Things

A while back, I was challenged to write down 3 things that would help make up my "happy place". That[...]
I’ve always wanted a kitchen herb garden. Something about it just sounds a bit romantic and cozy. Not to mention[...]
A couple Saturdays ago I headed down to Fred Meyer for their Fuchsia Saturday event. Each year, on the first[...]