Fall Mantel Decor

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I'm working on getting better at changing / updating my decor around the house as seasons change.  I admit that I started decorating my house before Pinterest existed, 10 years ago when everything cool was beige. And I would set and forget because finding the time for changing decor is HARD, people. … [Continue reading]

Breathe Again Chest Rub aka Croup Goop

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Fall brings beautifully chilly weather, colorful leaves and fun autumn activities.  It also brings a terrible croupy cough to our family.  And once it hits one of the boys, guaranteed it's going to get them all. All of my boys have asthma induced by colds.  Once they catch the tiniest cough I can … [Continue reading]

Oven Roasted Balsamic Brussels Sprouts

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Some nights are just roasted brussels sprouts kind of nights.  Last night was one of them.  I know there are all kinds of fancy bacon, cheese, lemon … [Continue reading]

Best Zucchini Bread Recipe

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Did your garden spit out some ridiculously sized zucchini like mine did?  Good golly, did we get some giants out of the garden this year! Perfect for … [Continue reading]

Young Living Essential Oils

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There isn't much in this world that I am not skeptical of.  Seriously.  When I first heard about the amazing properties and benefits of 100% pure, … [Continue reading]

DIY Mason Jar Citronella Candles

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I just have to share these DIY mason jar citronella candles that I threw together for a baby shower I hosted about a month back. Using good old … [Continue reading]

First Day of School: 2016

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Wait, what?!  First day of school 2016 rings in a 3rd grader and a Kindergartner...say whaaaat? Unbelievable how time flies in this universe.  I … [Continue reading]

Avocado Cilantro-Lime Dressing Recipe

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I've been meaning to share the simple Avocado Cilantro-Lime Dressing recipe I used for the Southwestern Cobb Salad for over a year now!  And then I … [Continue reading]

Best Baked Lemon & Dill Salmon Recipe

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Here's a super easy salmon recipe that doesn't require a marinade or tons of prep to get in the oven and on the table.  High protein, omega-3's, … [Continue reading]

1st Day of … 1st Grade!

Aiden's 1st Day Chalk

Well, my last post was about how time flies...and boy does it ever! I just realized this week that baby C is the same age Aiden was when we moved … [Continue reading]