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Thinking Tree Review: Seven Amazing Continents

Did you know that we homeschool? This is our tenth year, and I'm still amazed at how much has changed since we started. One big change we made this year was to incorporate fun-schooling with these journals by The Thinking Tree. I've talked about The Thinking Tree in these previous posts: Homeschool Review: The Thinking… Continue reading Thinking Tree Review: Seven Amazing Continents

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Stripes Worn Three Ways

I've been wearing an awful lot of stripes lately! It just goes with anything and can be worn a ton of ways. And something about fall makes me want to wear them more. One misconception I had for the longest time was that horizontal stripes were a no-no if you were a bigger girl. But… Continue reading Stripes Worn Three Ways

Bucket List · Lifestyle · Sharing My Heart

Fall Bucket List 2017: Update

Welcome to an update on my fall bucket list happenings! My fall bucket list was posted HERE, but here is a quick recap: Pumpkin Carving Party Riding Scooters in the Park Rock Hunting Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Muffins! Leaf/Acorn/Pinecone collecting Picnic Rake the Leaves and Jump in Them Fall Festival Parkour Pokemon Go! Fall Decorating and… Continue reading Fall Bucket List 2017: Update

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Grandma: The Fashionista #ootd

So, my husband's Grandma has been gone about two weeks now. On Sunday, we went over to help go through her things, sort them out, and clean it all up. We're going through her clothes when we come across a pretty nice jacket. My mother in Law tells me to try it on because it… Continue reading Grandma: The Fashionista #ootd

My Projects

My Latest Project: Preserving Flowers Part 2

I decided to try and preserve Grandma's funeral flowers in order to make a keepsake for our family. See my blog post on it HERE. The containers and silica gel beads came just in time because the flowers were beginning to wilt! (If I had thought about it, I probably could have bought some locally… Continue reading My Latest Project: Preserving Flowers Part 2

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How to Shop

  Boy do I love a good thrifting trip. But with all the kids it's really hard to get out by myself to do it. And when I bring them, I end up buying a bunch of crap I didn't need/want for the kids just so I can get out of there in one piece.… Continue reading How to Shop

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Not Your Daddy’s Sweater Vest #ootd

Remember those sweater vests our dads all wore in the 80's? But if Paul McCartney rocked one, you can hardly blame our dads for doing it too! Amiright? Besides, MY dad made this look GOOD! For my first real "fallish" outfit, I found inspiration on Instagram, of course! I went neutral with this SUPER cute… Continue reading Not Your Daddy’s Sweater Vest #ootd