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All the best of everything I can think of,



It’s funny, you would assume that people out grow fears as they mature. You grow out of some, like the “boogie man” in the closet or under your bed, but I’ve noticed that instead of fears diminishing as I get older, they tend to multiply, exponentially. And there are all SORTS of different types. Fear […]

Fears, Worry and Anxiety, Oh My!

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I just adore Spring, all of the green and new budding, it encourages me to join in the blossoming of new things too! I used to be averse to floral and pink when I was younger, but now I appreciate it as each color palette and season holds it’s own beauty. And I’ve noticed the […]

Happy Easter Table Decor and Decorating

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This is a Traditional Irish Shortbread recipe that is EASY and delicious! You can use cookie cutters or bake them in a block with parchment underneath. Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Ingredients: 1 Cup Butter Softened (I use salted and it was perfect!) 1 Cup granulated sugar 2 Cups all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon salt Instructions: […]

Scrumptious St. Patrick’s Day Cookies

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Welcome March and her happy little holiday of St. Patrick’s Day. One of the best things about having a holiday in the middle, or anywhere for that matter, in the month means you’ve got a reason to celebrate. I feel that having little celebrations along life’s pathway makes the going so much more fun, enjoyable […]

May your troubles be less and your blessings be more!

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year, again! This year I’ve stayed with the traditional red and green, but with all sorts of plaids and flannels. It has made quite a cozy home as it feels as if your eyeballs are wrapped snug-as-a-bug in a big blanket everywhere you look! Ha ha ha! And […]

Christmas 2019 Home Decor

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Pumpkin spice and everything not-so nice…ugh. The holiday seasons are amazing, glorious and fun. But when we have hurt relationships, missing loved ones, and open wounds we are carrying; it can dampen even the most joyous spirit. So what CAN we do? And what should we NOT do? Here’s my best advice: NOT do List: […]

Holiday Season Survival Tips

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This recipe was passed over to my mom from one of her home school mom friends back in 1980’s…so you KNOW it’s good. It can pass as keto friendly as well–if you are doing that–or just good comfort food. I hope you love it as much as I do! Happy Cooking! 4 C      […]

Hot Chicken Casserole

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Life today is so incredibly hectic that I think we often forget to actually live it. I’ve noticed that I feel most “alive” when I’m finally able to slow down, give a child a hug, pat the dog, sip instead of gulp my coffee down. The same goes for a home. When we are just […]

Keeping the Home Fires Burning

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After Thanksgiving and Christmas…the 4th of July has to be my next favorite holiday. Here’s my best efforts (well, almost, I’m pretty tired) at a festive table. I’ve linked all the items below if you can’t live without them after seeing them here. Ha ha haaaaaaaaaaaa! Happy Independence Day America and all of her Americans […]

A Festive 4th of July Table!

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