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summer goodies + life update

Hello again!  Sorry for the blog silence, it’s been wild around our place.  Peter and I are out the door Monday – Friday by 7:15am, taking oldest to his summer job and youngest daughter to her ballet intensives carpool.  They both have to be at their destinations at the same time, but 20 miles apart, so we have to divide and […]

Also posted in Beauty, Food, Hair, Kids, Make-up | 3 Responses

modern white

Loved the simplicity of this galley kitchen recently spotted over here.  The article also shows a cleverly planned pocket door and bench in the dining area. All white is a great way to keep a modern look streamlined…and leaves your space feeling more open and clean, which is especially great for a busy kitchen with kids.  Trust me, most mornings […]

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easter inspiration

I love these little Easter basket place settings filled with sweets.  What a great idea for an  Easter brunch. Last year I made Easter favor bags for my ballerinas who performed at the amphitheater of our neighborhood’s Easter Egg hunt.  I know these aren’t exactly “pinterest worthy” pictures, but I wanted to share this cute idea […]

Also posted in Easter, Faith, Happenings Around Town, Kids, Our Family | 4 Responses

teen valentine DIY

Valentine’s Day is always fun around our house.  I love love and I love sugar.  So it’s a perfect match.  Aside from swapping gifts with my true Valentine, I enjoy crafting with my kids for their friend’s gifts, and making treats for my ballet students.  Last night I made Valentine cards for my students and wanted to share the easy DIY with […]

Also posted in Fabulous Freebies, Kids, Valentine's Day | 6 Responses
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