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Motivation to clean… and decorate

As I sit here in a house full of all things boy, I am a little bummed that I don’t have a gorgeously put together home. Our first home was a cute little brick home in a neighborhood.  We quickly out grew that and ended up out on a farm in an old country farmhouse. …

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Hello… anyone home?

Sorry I’ve been gone.  No real excuse… Life is busy and family always comes first.  I guess I haven’t shared that we are a homeschooling family.  That would explain why my blogging became almost non-existent mid-August. My oldest is 7 and is working at a 1st grade level and my middle is just starting Kinder.  …

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Chocolate Pecan Pie

Being from the South, there is only one kind of pie.  As a child, I’ll admit, it wasn’t my favorite.  Actually looking back, as a kid, I didn’t really like any pie at all.  But as I matured and began to enjoy things other than just chocolate cupcakes, I found that pie was pretty good.  …

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Homemade Peach Cobbler

The other day the hubby was working late.  As the children and I were finishing dinner he called with those amazing words that make me swoon.  “I’m picking up some ice cream and I’ll be home in 10 minutes.  Get ready to make some cobbler, I’ve got peaches.” Over the years I have learned not …

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Our Creative Kitchen

Hello.  I pray you have all had a restful weekend.  We have had the opportunity to regroup as a family and get a few projects done around the house. We try to use Sunday afternoons to make plans for the week. We often do our grocery shopping for the week on Sunday, but it has …

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Banana Oatmeal Muffins

You’re back. I’m so glad you made it. The fact that you are even reading these words is close to a miracle. I have now written this post in full twice. I love writing, but the technical side of this blogging thing is more challenging than it seems, at least for a not so techie …

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Always Learning

I can’t believe you guys keep coming back to read what I post.  Thanks for the support and encouragement. I’m trying to make this blog more exciting without putting too much time and energy into it.  Like I’ve said before,  I am a gal whose plate is already too full, but this new adventure is …

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Welcome to the farm

Wow!!! I am shocked at how many of you read my first post. Thanks for the support. It really makes this journey more exciting!!!! The purpose of this next post is two-fold. First, I downloaded the WordPress app for my phone, and really wanted to check it out. Please have some grace on me, as …

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Hello blogging world!

WOW!!!! Here I am writing my very first blog post! As I sit here banging my head against the wall trying to think of a more creative title, I realize that it doesn’t much matter because who’s really reading this anyways? I’m sure I will come up with a super creative title at about 2 …

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