Category Archives: Random Thoughts

5 ways to keep home life authentic + happy

Once again, I appreciate your general compassion and kindness.  Your comments and sentiments in yesterday’s post warmed my heart.  While the comments accounted for less than .5% of those of you reading, it’s still nice to feel that authentic and positive connection.  Thank you.  And to our winner – I will email you tomorrow! All […]

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5 ways I manage a busy schedule

Like many of you, I juggle a crazy schedule.  Some days I wake up and wonder how it’s going to logistically work, as a majority of my responsibilities involve being in two or three places at one time.  I can tell you none if this happens without my husband – we tag team daily. via […]

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downton discussion + a freebie

This image is the way I feel right before a Downton Abbey episode.  Pure unbridled bliss and freedom.  The brilliant scripts, swirling dramas, British propriety, and pageantry are all my  favorite escape from reality. But last night’s episode had my cortisol levels shooting into unknown galaxies.  I guess I was swept away with all of […]

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cedar shake beauty

My brain is a little cooked this week, so here is some cedar shake goodness just for fun. via These guys have the right idea.  Was just texting with my horse friend this morning and we were wondering if there is a stylish bed and breakfast/spa tired moms can visit to recharge – and bring […]

Also posted in Design | 5 Responses
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