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Indoor Picnic

We did it.  We closed on our house yesterday and became full-fledged grown ups.  I woke up yesterday morning feeling almost as giddy as I was on our wedding day.  It’s a big deal, buying a house!  Another level of commitment to each other and the family we hope to start in this house. To celebrate […]

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Pause.

Hi loves. I hope you had a good weekend and a good Monday (did you see the pie?!). I have to press pause on the blog for a moment.  We close on our house in less than a week and I am so excited for what lies ahead.  I’m meeting with contractors this week to […]

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BRB! We might have found a house!

You guys, this is happening so fast!  Seriously, just two weeks ago my husband and I thought we were moving out of Atlanta, in search for greener grass on the other side, and in that time we’ve not only decided to stay, but I think we may have found us a house too!  To buy. […]

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Containers

Wooden boxes handmade by my grandfather. This weekend I was in Maryland, helping to clean out my grandfather’s workshop (he passed away in March).  My grandfather was a very talented woodworker and builder.  If he could build it rather than buy it, then he would.  Or if he could repurpose something to suit his needs […]

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Letting Go of Treasures

This morning I woke up on a tear.  On a mission to get rid of “stuff” cluttering my home and mind, I started going room by room, chucking things in boxes, clearing out an entire closet just to put garage sale-worthy items in for holding.  Yesterday I loaded up one entire SUV from floor to ceiling with […]

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