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My Favorite Things and a Freshly Picked Giveaway

WINNER: CONGRATS to Nicole Saldivar, you won the Freshly Picked Giveaway! ****** A while back I got the itch to start a second blog. I know, crazy right. But my {…Read More…}

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Silhouette CAMEO Giveaway

Yep, a Silhouette Cameo giveaway, just in time for the holidays. I’m so excited you guys! As you’ve heard me say time and time again, my Silhouette Cameo is my {…Read More…}

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DIY Photo Puzzle Blocks

I have had this project on my “excited-to-do” list for quite some time now.  And I must say, after completing this photo block puzzle, I want to make a bunch {…Read More…}

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Already 16 Months

Shirt c/o: The Printed Palette Leggings c/o: Little Nugget Noggins This kid. His chubby cheeks. And  wacky hair. His inquiring mind. And the way he puts his ear all the {…Read More…}

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{3 Things} TV Shows

A new series: A simple list of three things — a different theme — every week, just for fun. Play along if you like. Leave your list or a link {…Read More…}

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Queen Bee Market

Mique, Me, Nina Last weekend was Queen Bee Market in San Diego. I look forward to this weekend for months because it’s one of the rare opportunities that I get {…Read More…}

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Handmade Milestone Ornaments

To check out our other collaborations, click here. The 10th is here! The best day of the month! With Christmas coming (HOORAY!!!), and trees sure to go up in just {…Read More…}

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That Time I Almost Quit

You may have noticed a general theme if you’ve ever looked through the projects in the craft section of this blog. My projects are nothing fancy. Not complicated. Not exactly {…Read More…}

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Halloween In Pictures

(pics taken by my pal Nina) We spent the evening with some of our best friends. Making memories, building traditions, eating candy. This Halloween was the year I realized that {…Read More…}

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Sneaky Kid Spaghetti Sauce

Captain Adorable shirt c/o: The Printed Palette A couple weekends ago we took a morning trip to the farm.  It was sweaty and sticky and dusty and perfect.  Aside from {…Read More…}

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hello Monday: trunk or treat

  Inspired by the Hello Monday series on Lisa Leonard’s blog. Hello to a holiday that my children are teaching me to love more and more. The boys woke up {…Read More…}

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{this moment}

{this moment} – A weekly ritual. A single photo – no words – capturing a moment from the week. A simple, special, extraordinary moment. A moment I want to pause, {…Read More…}

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Our First Halloween Fireplace

This Halloween nearly passed without a single decoration making its way into our home. And I was okay with it. We’ve never decorated for Halloween in the past because the {…Read More…}

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How to Make a Dirty Diet Coke

  I’ve been hearing about this delectable “dirty diet coke” all over social media lately.  Apparently it’s all the rage, but I haven’t seen them anywhere in California.  So imagine {…Read More…}

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Catalina Island

Catalina Island is perhaps my favorite place on earth. One hour ferry ride from the California coast. Life slows down. No cars. Everything within walking distance. It’s one of those {…Read More…}

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Pumpkin Patch

  We spent 2 hours at the pumpkin patch last night. Two hours. And I relished every minute of it. The boys played hard. Until their dusty little legs couldn’t {…Read More…}

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Quick DIY: Faux Gold Deer Bust

  This golden faux deer bust only took me 5 minutes to put together. Sorry it isn’t styled or hung up yet, but I’m saving it for over my mantle {…Read More…}

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Close to My Heart

Some of you may already know Jeannett and her blog, Life Rearranged. If you don’t, I would put it at the top of your “to-read” list. This week she shared {…Read More…}

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Candy Covered Marshmallow Pops

It’s the 10th of the month again! That means we’re back with 10 projects from 10 bloggers you love. Today we will be appealing to your naughtiest sweet tooth, because {…Read More…}

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The Cutest Little Baby Shower I Ever Did Attend

You guys, I’m so bummed about these pictures. My friend planned and hosted the most beautiful Welcome Baby shower for another friend of ours and because I still haven’t learned {…Read More…}