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New Weekend Routines

Happy Sunday friends! I hope you all had a nice weekend.  Yesterday was Husband's birthday.  I made him a special birthday dinner of baked chicken (coated in spicy breadcrumbs, yummm), Parmesan and spinach orzo, and a cake! Side note, I have not baked a cake in forever, so it came out dry and the frosting… Continue reading New Weekend Routines

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Easing Into Fall

Hello friends! Dang. How is it already September?  The dark cloud of the August 30 deadline has passed, and another fiscal year has ended.  Usually on Sundays I like doing laundry and wrapping up my chores, but this morning I. have. done. nothing. I'm not going to lie.  This picture was totally posed ~for the… Continue reading Easing Into Fall

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A Quick Update So I’m Not Late

Hi friends! Hope you had a nice weekend.  Ours was great - it was warm and sunny. We spent a decent amount of time outside - walked on South Congress Saturday afternoon and at a park Sunday.  I hadn't been back to South Congress in a long time, and it's changed a LOT.  It bums… Continue reading A Quick Update So I’m Not Late

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Update – Fighting a Cold with MITTENS

Hi friends! At least it's the middle of January now.  Ergh, January.  I first saw this cartoon a couple of years ago, but this sums up how I move through the month pretty well: We had a couple of days last week where the weather was sunny and in the 70s - I felt great!… Continue reading Update – Fighting a Cold with MITTENS

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A Cozy Weekend and Squishy Blanket Makes

This weekend I had a hard time studying.  I studied for 3 hours on Saturday and 3.5 hours Sunday.  The weather was rainy and cozy this weekend, and though this should have helped me get more into study mode, I really wanted to be doing other things. We did a little bit of shopping on… Continue reading A Cozy Weekend and Squishy Blanket Makes

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Wedding Procrastination Part 2: Craft Mania

I know it's only Monday, but is it Friday yet?  Most of my mental energy has been occupied by work and wedding planning.  But I've had some time to sneak in some crafting.  As usual, there is not any real kind of logic to what I'm doing and why.  And of course, right when I… Continue reading Wedding Procrastination Part 2: Craft Mania