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Sleigh riding teddy grahams

Easy Christmas Recipes and DIY Decorations

With Christmas rapidly approaching, I’m sharing five cute and easy Christmas recipes and DIY decorations. These tasty treats and adorable additions to the home help contribute to the Christmas ambiance. These recipes and DIY crafts were so much fun to make! The best part is, they didn’t require hours of time or lots of hassle. […] Read more…

Turkey Cheeseball

Unique Thanksgiving Recipes and Crafts

I have five simple, unique Thanksgiving recipes and crafts for you today! While I’m not a craft blogger, I thought it would be fun to share what I’ve been working on for Thanksgiving and hopefully give you some ideas in the process. As you’ll soon see, this is not your typical recipe post. This creative […] Read more…

Riding in backhoe bucket

Our Home | Renovating Part II

New addition to the Our Home series I realize I haven’t posted in the Our Home blog series in a while {more than a while, actually. It’s been about a year and a half. Oops. #MostDistractedBloggerEver}. Part of that {okay, most of that} is due to me being too lazy to figure out what came […] Read more…

Harvested watermelon

Our 2017 Summer Garden | Week 11

Our 2017 summer garden has ceased producing. It’s expired. Bit the dust. Finito. I’ve waited to publish this post for several weeks so I could include pictures of our garden’s last week + the rest of our harvests.  Before I tell you about our last few weeks of our garden, go back and read about […] Read more…

Sunflowers growing tall

Our 2017 Summer Garden | Weeks 6-8

Over the past few weeks, the garden has been giving us an abundance of produce. In addition to harvesting squash, we recently harvested rattlesnake beans. It’s amazing how much we have in such a short amount of time. We’ve loved trying new recipes with our homegrown fruits and veggies, and I’ve included one of our […] Read more…

Planting trees

Our 2017 Summer Garden | Weeks 4-5

I’m here with pictures + an update on our garden. I also have a yummy recipe at the end that’s made from delicious homegrown bell peppers. It’s so good! If you haven’t read the first two posts in the Our 2017 Summer Garden, you can do so by clicking on the links below! OUR 2017 […] Read more…

Overview of garden week three

Our 2017 Summer Garden | Weeks 2-3

Happy Tuesday! I’m back with an update on our garden. I’m reviewing weeks 2-3 after we planted the garden. Between the rain we’ve had lately and Dad watering the garden, it has been growing like crazy. If you haven’t read my first post in the Our 2017 Summer Garden blog series, you can do so by […] Read more…

Family gardening

Our 2017 Summer Garden | Planting

It’s that time of the year again. Time to plant our summer garden. Welcome to the first post in the “Our 2017 Summer Garden” blog series! Brace yourself for a post full of us planning our garden, picking for seeds/plants, and actually planting our garden. Our annual planting day was so much fun, even our […] Read more…

our home renovation part one

Our Home | Renovating Part I

Post three in the “Our Home: Turning a foreclosed house into our home” blog series. Read the first two posts in the series: LOOKING FOR A HOME & BUYING A FORECLOSED HOUSE  DEMO I’m not going to lie, the demo part of renovating a house can be extremely discouraging. When we saw everything demolished {walls […] Read more…

backhoe pushing dirt back

Our Home | Demo

This is post two in the “Our Home: Turning a foreclosed house into our home” blog series. Read all about the long process of renovating our home down below!  Read the first post in the series by clicking on the link below! LOOKING FOR A HOME & BUYING A FORECLOSED HOUSE The first project we tackled […] Read more…

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