Category Archives: Personal

Easter Basket for a 6 Year Old

I’m one of “those moms” who doesn’t love giving her kid tons of candy.  I’m really lucky in that Harlow never really developed a taste for sweets, anyway.  She’ll scrape the frosting off a cupcake and eat three small bites, … Continue reading

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After the Party

Well, the party is over.  The actual birthday is over.  My house is a disaster.  My craft room looks like a tornado hit it.  Any sane person would take a few days and clean everything up and relax a little … Continue reading

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And then she was six…

  Harlow is six today.  I’m still working through all the emotions I feel about this.  Great joy at what an awesome, fun, hilarious, smart, beautiful girl she’s growing into.  Sorrow at how fast she’s gone from being two lines … Continue reading

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It’s Getting Fishy Around Here

I’m covered in glittering scales and surrounded by mermaid tails and octopi!  Yes, folks, I’m elbow-deep in crafting ALL-THE-THINGS for Harlow’s birthday party next weekend! Here is the Pinterest link to all of my inspirations. What I am actually attempting … Continue reading

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Turning 40 (feel free to skip this part) & Cauliflower Potato Crock Pot Soup

At 12:05am tomorrow morning (tonight?) I turn forty years old.  I’ve been whining a lot about turning 40 to the people around me. Mostly, I’m joking. I’m so grateful to have another year, and will take as many as God … Continue reading

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Totally Two-Faced Holiday Decor DIY

This post has been a LONG time in the making.  Last fall, my dad cut down and gave me some boards from the old dock he ripped up.  I had grand ideas for making those cute two-sided holiday signs.  (Similar … Continue reading

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Halloween 2018

I hope everyone had as much fun as we had this Halloween! We started the holiday spirit early, with Abbey rocking her pumpkin costume.  She loves dressing up!  She never tries to take costumes off… in fact, I had to … Continue reading

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