DIY Coconut Oil Deodorant
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I’m well aware that homemade deodorant makes me sound like a total hippy dippy.  Maybe I am.  Either way, I love this stuff.  I think it works at least as well as commercial deodorants (maybe better), smells fabulous, is cheap, … Read More

IRL
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There are probably some people out there who seem perfectly normal on their blogs and are total weirdos in person.  Janssen & her family are not those people.We headed down to Texas this last weekend, and Janssen was sweet enough … Read More

4 Months
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Sweetest C, Oh my, but you are just the sweetest little baby there ever was.  Seriously, this month has made even more apparent what an absolute sweetheart you are.  You just smile and giggle all day long.  You only fuss … Read More

Roasted Mushroom and Kale Calzones
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1 batch pizza dough (I usually use this one with a very few minor tweaks for making it by hand) 1 16 oz package sliced mushrooms 1 T olive oil Coarse salt, such as sea or kosher Several big handfuls … Read More

Confessions
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   Sweater: F21; Shirt: Downeast Basics; Jeans: Target; Booties: Zappos; Scarf: India Here’s a confession to start off your Monday: I have a love/hate relationship with scarves.  I know, they add color and texture and everyone loves them but I … Read More

Forgiveness
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Like many, I’m still reeling from the knowledge of Friday’s events.  Like many, it’s tricky to put into words exactly how I’m feeling, exactly how much I want to hold my little ones close and never let go.  Like many, … Read More

Very Belated 2 Months
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Dearest Baby Kina, You’re only 2.5 months old and I’m already way behind on these letters to you.  Rest assured that while your 2nd child status may delay cute blog pictures, it only magnifies my love. Goodness me, but you … Read More

Drawstring Bag Advent Calendar
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After Janssen posted her adorable Advent calendar, I decided to blatantly copy her and post my own.  Because imitation is the highest form of flattery, right?  Bonus – this project is simple enough that there’s still time to get it … Read More

My Favorite Holiday
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  Oh yes – have I told you?  I’m the queen of flaky, buttery crusts 🙂 Adorable craft blatantly stolen from Rachel     Can you even handle the sweetness of this baby?  I think not PS – check out … Read More

My Favorite Thanksgiving Recipe
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I adore Thanksgiving. There’s food and family and it’s the start of the Christmas season. Christmas day always feels a little bittersweet to me because it’s the end of the wonderful season and in a week, you have to stop … Read More

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