Monthly Archives: April 2011

Florida Sun Snapshots

Eric and I went to Florida a few weeks ago to celebrate Spring Break and see Eric’s parents. It was so warm and beautiful and jam packed with things we’d never done before. We spent one day at Sea World … Continue reading

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Soul Surfer

If you haven’t seen Soul Surfer yet, where on earth have you been?! For those of you who haven’t heard of the film or don’t know what it’s about, Soul Surfer is the remarkable true story of Bethany Hamilton, a … Continue reading

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A Hospitable Home

or How to Keep a Clean & Welcoming Home. My home seemed to have a revolving door of house-guests this week. And you’ll remember that it’s the week that I’ve just come home from a much-needed extended-weekend getaway. Every day … Continue reading

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Eggs & Friends

My good friend Amanda came over last week to celebrate her birthday and we had friend chicken and walked around Michael’s looking for a good craft. We opted for glittered/painted/decoupaged Easter Eggs. I painted mine gold first then did some … Continue reading

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April showers bring felt flowers

This is a project I’ve been meaning to post on for months. Yes, months. Today I’ll show you how to make one of my favorite, and easiest, diy projects: felt flowers. steps: 1: trace around a circular object to make … Continue reading

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Buh-Bye, Everyday Life!

Why Getaways Are Important I’m going on a getaway this weekend-extended. And I can’t wait. My husband just got back from a getaway last weekend-extended, and now it’s my turn to pack up my bags, leave the boys at home, … Continue reading

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Exit Through the Gift Shop

I’ve been wanting to see Exit Through the Gift Shop since Samantha reviewed it here. Interestingly enough, my father in-law had already started watching the documentary on Netflix during our visit to Florida. What luck! I studied street art a … Continue reading

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100 days later

We’ve made it! The 100 blogs in 100 days challenge that we started with some friends back in January is over. Time flies. And though we won’t be posting every day from here on out, we will try to continue … Continue reading

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Oatsies!

Growing up, Oatsies were a huge staple for us, thanks to my Mom. Tonight, low on ingredients, I gave them a mini twist. haha. They’re super easy and nothing but good. Here’s how to make them: ingredients: 2 c. rolled oats 1/2 c. … Continue reading

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Do you live paycheck-to-paycheck? Do you sometimes hear yourself making the excuse, “I’m just bad with money!”? Do you sometimes feel anxious or overwhelmed by financial management? Do you look at your parents’ poor example of money management and think, … Continue reading

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