Cooking, How-to's

Dinner Idea | Spicy Red Beans & Rice

March 29, 2018

The husband and I have been in a dinner rut for the last few weeks.  I feel like we make the same things over and over again.  I have been bored with our normal dinner routine. This week we made something that I had never made before: spicy red beans & rice.  The best part?  It took less than 10…

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A Peak at Our Spring Herb Garden

March 28, 2018

Last spring, my husband surprised me with the gift of a raised flower bed.  He bought one similar to this one on Amazon.  We have had it for about a year and I love it.  We needed one if we were going to have a mini garden.  We live just outside of Atlanta; our ground is mostly clay.  We have a…

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My Evening with Dashboard Confessional

March 26, 2018

My husband gave me the greatest gift ever: a meet and greet session with Dashboard Confessional’s front man, Chris Carrabba.  My gift included a photo with Chris Carrabba, a private concert, and front row to one really awesome show.  It was hands down one of the best dates I can ever remember.  Ever. The evening started with a meet and…

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Decorate

Bright + Light Spring Decor Inspiration

March 22, 2018

I love spring.  It is such a great time of the year.  It isn’t too hot.  It isn’t too cold.  Flowers are blooming.  And there are pastels.  Lots and lots of pastels. I haven’t started making any decor updates for the new season.  I am considering a new throw blanket and maybe some new pillows for the living room.  Maybe…

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What I am Reading Now + What I am Going to Read Next

March 21, 2018

I love to read.  I try to find a few hours a week to read. It is one of my favorite forms of entertainment.  Today I am sharing with you what I am reading now and what I am going to read next.  Maybe you will want to read these books as well!

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Blooming Flowers + My Nature Walk

March 19, 2018

Can you believe that we are only days away from spring?  I remember being excited for the Christmas holiday and approaching winter.  I wasn’t nearly as excited for the cold weather as I was for the excuse to pull out my Christmas decor.  As the months ticked along, we got a little snow and the weather grew brutally cold.  The husband…

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