Category Archives: Deal Bragging

I’m Back…

Since becoming a Mom of four I have been struggling to get back into the swing of things. The first two weeks were pretty brutal as far as feeling physically unfit to tend to all things I need to do … Continue reading

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Life in the Lane Between Fast and Slow…

{Sunshine} {Italian Parsley} {“Best Mint”} {Wasp hive in railroad tie in our garden} This past weekend was gorgeous. The temps were in the 60s and I had a huge list of things I wanted to accomplish outside. Sadly, thursday I … Continue reading

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Christmas Time Is Here…

Christmas Eve tradition: The kids each get a new ornament and we (attempt) to hang them on the tree. River: Tunes TV from Fisher Price toys (really plays the music and the picture rotates like the original toy), Molly: Barbie … Continue reading

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Gingerbread (graham cracker) Houses…

Life is kind of interesting these days… I can manage to keep schedules and things I need to do in my head for the most part…but sometimes I just can’t do it all. Especially if I feel like throwing something … Continue reading

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Deck the Halls…

Thanksgiving has come and gone… I spent the morning of working on our yummy feast. This included orange glazed yams with marshmallows, a cranberry jello salad, traditional bread stuffing, fried turkey, pumpkin pie, apple pie, cheesy red mashed potatoes, gravy, … Continue reading

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Halloween Haunts…

Can I just say….I am SO glad Halloween is over. I know that’s kind of ornery of me, but my goodness! I ran around like a crazy person all day yesterday…seriously, there was no need for a costume. 😉 My … Continue reading

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A New Bathroom!

{Every morning River and her friend, Avy, hold hands all the way to their classroom when I drop them off. It’s just too cute. } ——————— Whole house Improvement Movement— Adding more colors to my bedroom {I added the two … Continue reading

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Healthy Living, and Whole House Improvement Movement Projects 4&5…

{Pictures from a wedding reception for a college friend of mine.} The simple gift I gave: A meal in a basket. I simply bought a basket, lined it with pretty tissue paper, and filled it with the recipe and ingredients … Continue reading

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Applesauce Day, Thomas’ First Hair Cut…

{wash} {cut—this tool is a lifesaver} {cook} {Run through my awesome Kitchenaid setup} {20 pints and 1 quart later} Success. {Red on the left, yellow center right.}  Yummy. The best part is that with energy costs and lids being the … Continue reading

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Little Things and Apple Butter…

The last of our crops as far as tomatoes go, and these carrots are the only ones that survived being dug up by children and cats. I think all that is left are a couple melons, and maybe a couple … Continue reading

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