IMG_9479Living Room Before & After // The Natos

(just wait till you see the before! such a difference)


I made this cookie in a cast iron skillet this week, everyone died over how good it was. Instead of making caramel sauce I used this, and it cooked perfectly when I put in the oven for 10 min, then turned on the convection for 10 minutes at the temp she says to cook it at.


Tsh & her family are getting ready to leave for their year-long ’round-the-world trip, I think it’s fascinating to see what she packed.

reset your blog Nine Ways to Reset Your Blog // Allume

stuff managerWhen You’re Tired of Being a “Stuff Manager” & Want to Enjoy Living // my guest post – A Holy Experience

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31 Days 2014
31 Days 2014 is ON! We’ve got a few changes this year that we hope will make it a lot easier for you to join in this fun writing challenge of publishing a post every day in October on one topic. Any0ne can join in, and we’ll have more info soon.
31 days
Here’s last year’s 31 Days participants (click each category to see all the great topics)
Tips for writing for 31 Days
A few of my 31 Day Series from the past few years (this will be my 6th year!)
Home: UnComplified
Home on Purpose
Lovely Limitations

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