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Mar 27, 2018

With Cameron off for Spring Break and the weather beginning to warm up, we decided that it was time to get back out to explore where we live! We’ve been hunkering down for winter and only really got out to explore once. Which makes me realize I never blogged that fun trip!! For Christmas Morning […]

Mar 26, 2018

The annual Shoot and Share contest is finally wrapping up! It’s a fun, addicting, nail biting, rollercoaster of a contest that, from submissions opening up to the announcement of the winners, lasts nearly three months! This was my third year submitting and I’ve been so unpatiently waiting for the photo placings to be released, and […]

Mar 21, 2018

In 2015 we went through a HUGE decluttering job as we prepared to move from a large 3 bedroom house to a one bedroom house. It was our first major Decrapitation. It was INSANE the amount of stuff we’d clung onto and collected through the years. I was embarrassed by the amount of stuff we […]

Mar 20, 2018

As last week went on and some last minutes changes with appointments happened, I ended up with an hour long pocket of time open in the middle of the day in Thatcher, AZ. We’re in uber saving mode right now so I knew shopping wasn’t what I wanted to do, so instead I reached out […]

Mar 14, 2018

At our booth for the Bridal Fair I wanted to have something homemade and fun to give out. I stewed on it for a few weeks, never coming up with just the right thing, until just a week before the Fair. Homemade Caramels! I have the most amazing family recipe for the most perfectly soft […]