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Updates around the house

Adding pinecones to our mantel for a little fall action! These $1 candles from Wal-Mart don’t last long but they sure smell good. Updating the guest room with some pompom balls my sister made and empty frames fills that big white wall. Getting festive with our dining table centerpiece. Sleepy kitty in our $2.50 estate… Read more »

A family dinner

Last Friday my family came over for dinner and I crossed some things off of my fall goals list. 🙂 I roasted my first chicken and was thoroughly disgusted… until I tasted it. Oh, sweet chicken how I love you. Juicy, lemony, and buttery. I used this recipe from Eat, Live, Run. (Her buttermilk fried… Read more »

House Tour: Living and Dining Room

This is pretty much the only room in our house that is actually (semi) finished! Our bedroom is missing carpet, our game room has glue all over the wood floors, and the guest room just needs work! We’re hoping to save up enough money to move in the next couple of years so we’re not… Read more »

Fall Goals

I know the first week of October is over but I was inspired by one of my very favorite bloggers, Kaylah of Dainty Squid, and decided to make up a goal list for this fall! The transition between September and October always comes rather abruptly for me. My birthday is September 30 and October hits… Read more »

A hint of summer

Anyone else seen these feathery purple weeds on the side of the road? They cover the ground on my way to school each day. I finally decided to stop and pick some. They were nearly as tall as me and not as easy to pick as I’d initially thought. Of course three cars drove by… Read more »


Like I said, having a dog has gotten me outside at times I wouldn’t normally be out there. These pictures are from one of those times. This hurricane has really been putting on a show for us! The clouds were just GORGEOUS. Until they started to leak water all over me, my camera, and my… Read more »