Container Garden Experiment

Who loves eating fresh veggies that you've grown yourself raise your hand!  Me too!   I shared this picture on my last post. I decided to experiment with growing vegetables in containers this year.  The whole living on a mountain deal isn't exactly ideal for having a garden without a ton of work being done.  My main reasoning behind this post is really for my own record keeping...to help me keep up with what was done and when and how and etc.  So, if you are here to learn how to … [Continue reading...]

Lately

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Hi friends!  I hope this post finds you all well.  I was just strolling through my recent pics and noticed that they all have a little story behind them (ground breaking right?)  I wanted to share a few and hopefully they will bring a smile to your face as they do to mine. We recently took a trip to the zoo.  Carsten had a blast...not because of the animals...but because of all the kids running around. "Look at the cool bird Carsten!" "Hey...where's that kid running off … [Continue reading...]

Spring Has Sprung!

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Hello all!  It is nearing the end of April and spring has definitely sprung here in Georgia.  Everything is so green and I often find myself staring out the window enchanted by all of the pretty greenery that surrounds us.  Pretty cool if I am doing this while at the kitchen table…not so much if […]

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Easter Weekend

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Hi friends!  How was your Easter weekend? Ours was lovely, other than all 3 of us being sickies.  I’m pretty sure that it is due to allergies, but man is it bad!  I know we are not the only ones suffering. Seriously. As if simply stepping outside wasn’t enough, I decided to further enhance my […]

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Easy Bunny Banner

Bunny Banner

Hi there!  Happy March!  I know we are all ready for spring around here so I thought that I’d share a super easy spring craft with you. I shared a picture of the bunny banner that I made on Instagram (luchandler) and it got a pretty good response.  I decided to share with you how […]

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Carsten Turns One!

Smash Cake

  Oh.  My.  Goodness.  Carsten is ONE!               *Warning: Baby Spam Ahead!* So many thoughts that I am thinking and emotions that I am feeling about this sweet boy turning one and being a mom for one whole year.  That post will be coming soon!  For now, I wanted to share some pictures of him celebrating […]

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DIY Pompom Pillow

DIY Pompom Pillow

Happy Monday friends!!!  I know some of you are expecting a little blizzard soon.  Yikes!  Sending you all warm wishes.  Here is GA it is cold and gloomy…but no snow…yet. So, I have totally been crushing on these pillows that my instafriends have been posting all over Instagram.  I think most of them came from […]

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Faux Fur Winter Wreath

Faux Fur Winter Wreath

*Surprise at the end of post*   How exciting is it to read those words!  I know you all are just as ready as I am. Well, since there are approximately 2 months until spring I wanted to share my winter wreath with you.  I picked up this faux fur ribbon at an after Christmas […]

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16 Easy Bathroom Updates

Easy Bathroom Updates

Hello everyone!  Do you have an outdated bathroom that could use a good sprucing that is quick, easy, and inexpensive?  Well, I’m about to share with you 16 great ideas that anyone can do. First, I wanted to share a fun fact about this blog.  The number one post that brings the most traffic to […]

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Inspiration

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I ran across a blog post this morning that truly spoke to my heart.  I haven’t been able to stop thinking about the words that I read all day long.  Kris shares over at her end of the interweb at  Seven Graces.  Her post 5 Resolutions Every Mom Needs was so inspiring. So inspiring that […]

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Some Of My Faves Saturday!

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Happy Saturday!  Do you guys have any fun plans this weekend?  It’s rainy an dreary here so I’ll be working on some housework today.  Fun fun! Here are some of my favorites that I want to share with you…maybe you will love them too! 1.  Chia Seed Pudding Have you heard about the health benefits […]

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Happy New Year and Pompoms

Winter Mantle

Happy 2015 my friends!!! I’m super excited to see what the year brings us.   It didn’t start out that way.  During the last few days, my heart began to fill with dread and sadness.  It’s because I think too much.  Seriously. I think about my baby growing up, us getting old, chances to spend time […]

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Our Christmas Home 2014

Christmas Front Door

  Welcome to our Christmas Home! Where rappers aren’t the only ones with swag… Where there is an abundance of red and green… Where faux greenery is everywhere…and none of it matches… Where the pups are always wanting a Christmas snack… Where there is a real tree…that I forget to water… Where memories are being […]

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9 Whole Months!

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Hi guys!  How are you all doing?  Getting ready for the hustle and bustle of the holidays?  Not me.  I’m just sitting over here wondering if my son has a clean bottle for his next feeding.  These thoughts are then overrun by my dismay as I pull a dog toy out of his mouth! Eww. […]

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New House Tour

Craftsman Cottage Home Exterior

We moved!  Err…6 months ago.  I know…I’m so on top of my game. I’ve had a few…okay…a “couple” of you ask to see the new crib so here you go! I think this home is considered to be a Craftsman Cottage style.  Perhaps not the “cottage” that you are familiar with, but for this neighborhood, […]

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6 Months: A Carsten Update!

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Aaaaaaaaaahhhhhhh!!!!! Okay.  Glad I got that out. 6 months you guys. The transformation that happens in 6 short months is truly astounding.   This dude keeps me so busy.  I can only imagine what is to come once he becomes mobile.  Sometimes, when I’m sitting around clocking my one millionth minute breastfeeding, I think about […]

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Home

Instagram Collaged Letters

Hooray!! I completed a crafty project! It is the first one since the munchkin has joined us.  It only took me a couple of weeks to complete.  Probably should have only taken a couple of hours.  Still working on the whole “new momma” time management skills.  Who knew taking care of a baby was so […]

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Some of My Faves Saturday

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Happy Saturday friends!  Here are some of my favorites from this week: My favorite shirt.   I was playing around on Instagram (why I am so obsessed…I don’t know…I mean…what else is there to do while nursing???) and I stumbled upon a kid wearing this shirt.  I tracked down it’s origin and it led me […]

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100 Days of Happy!

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Hiiiiiiiii! Have you guys heard of this super inspiring challenge? I ran across it on Instagram and I thought I might give it a shot!  It is basically a challenge to see if you can find something in your life that makes you happy for 100 days in a row.  You can read more about […]

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Some Of My Faves Saturday!

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Hi there and welcome to some of my faves Saturday! What is this you may ask?  Wellll…I have noticed that a lot of bloggers out there run a series of their favorites and I thought that it would be fun if I played along!  How original am I?  So, every Saturday (maybe…we’ll see) I am […]

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