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Fall Bucket List

Fall Bucket List

I’m going to jump on the bandwagon today and talk about fall, and all those wonderful fall activities that we always look forward to. But, instead of only the usual fall bucket list items, I’m going to add our own little rural twist to it. […]

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Eye Surgery Update

Eye Surgery Update

Hello everyone!  Just an update and some info on my PRK a.k.a. refractive laser eye surgery from last week…things went great! However, that doesn’t mean that I’m seeing 100% yet.  With PRK surgery, there is a longer recovery time and unfortunately I am still in […]

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Taking Advantage of Positive

Taking Advantage of Positive

A long time ago, when I was traveling a lot more, I realized that although places can be so different, people are always people, and when you live in a place long enough, it just seems normal. No matter how cool the place is that […]

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Our Gallery Wall

Our Gallery Wall

Gallery walls are quite popular and have been for quite some time, but I am finally getting our’s finished up.  I still have one picture left to fill in and maybe a couple more tweaks before it is “perfect”, but I am so happy with […]

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Am I Losing It

Am I Losing It

Hello everyone, I have some exciting news on this rainy and otherwise gloomy September day…I am finally getting laser eye surgery!! As a 20+ year contact-wearer, I am finally able to get it done!  It’s booked, scheduled, and locked in. And I’m starting to ask […]

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It’s Harvest Time

It’s Harvest Time

Since moving to the farm, I’ve discovered a whole new time of year…Harvest.  It’s almost like having another season… it comes in late summer and lasts until mid-late fall.  It’s the time of year when things used to slow down, at the end of the […]

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Letting Go and Moving Foward

Letting Go and Moving Foward

I have been wanting to share one of my latest decorating projects with you and the story behind it.  I’m still working on decorating our mostly bare walls almost 3 years after moving into our house, but if you saw it down to the studs, […]

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Closet Update

Closet Update

I promised an update on “Project: Master Closet Organization” but have been putting it off due to lack of progress.  Day 1 was strong, I did load of laundry after load of laundry, packed up every pair of jeans that I don’t wear or doesn’t […]

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State Fair Weekend

State Fair Weekend

What a great weekend!! It was a busy one, my brother was visiting for the first time since last December and it was great to have 3 of the 5 siblings together. While we missed my other two brothers (yep that’s right, FOUR brothers), we […]

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Expectations

Expectations

I just finished reading a great blog article about marriage and how to make your marriage last.  The guy who wrote the article attended a conference shortly after getting married and the speaker posed the question…What is the number one cause of divorce?  To which […]

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