Four Weeks


4 weeks ago today. . . "has it really been that long?" I asked my self as I measured out my coffee beans this morning. . . Yes. Tears welled up in my eyes and I let out a long sigh as the grinder whirred to life. It's been exactly  4 weeks ...

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Recipe: Peach Pepper Ice Cream


My husband and I picked up some Pee Dee Orchard peaches today from one of our local farmers markets. Y'all know that I'm a sucker for fresh peaches so I naturally wanted to try my hand at making *ice cream maker free* ice cream. This is my first ...

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My Writing Process Blog Tour Post

danielle hatfield coffee quote

Addison Ore over at Bookends blog tagged me in a writing process blog tour recently. I have never done one of these *tag you're it* kinda blog posts so be gentle. I hope you enjoy reading it and silently correcting my grammar and over use of ** ...

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DIY: Hand Painted French Garden Sign

Mon Petit Potager Hand Painted Sign

Since spring I've been spending as much time as I can outside reclaiming and shaping our back yard and transforming a small space under our kitchen window into the kitchen garden of my dreams . . . potager in French translates to 'garden providing ...

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Thrift Therapy: What the rhomboid?!


4 days ago I discovered what the rhomboid muscle was. . . The hard way. If you have ever pulled or torn this muscle then you understand the special kind of hell it is. I could not for the life of me figure out how I did it. Sure, I've been ...

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