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Fear Factor, Nightmares, & Scary Movies

Last month our oldest son woke one night around 1am with his first “scary” dream. Through his tears he told me that he saw the “creepy guy” my husband constructed in our front yard for the annual neighborhood Halloween scarecrow…

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November Goals 2019

Hello! Welcome to another post in my monthly goal-setting series. In case you are new here, for the remainder of the year I have decided to set three specific goals for myself each month. My objective is to be more…

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Another Day on Auto-Pilot

I wrote the whole beginning of this post two days ago and somehow clicked out of the screen and lost it all. Curse the “save draft” button – of course I had been on a roll and forgot to utilize…

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Checking off the Autumn Bucket List: Backyard Camping Adventure

This past weekend we decided to check another fun thing off of our autumn bucket list. On Sunday afternoon the weather was beautiful and the temperature had dropped just enough to be comfortable outside. Our backyard was beckoning us to…

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5 Books to Enhance Your Autumn Vibe

Nothing quite enhances the Autumn-vibe for me as being curled up on the couch in the early morning moments of the day with a good book in my hands. A warm blanket tucked around me, my favorite cider-scented candle flickering…

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October Goals 2019

Hello! Welcome to another post in my monthly goal-setting series. In case you are new here, for the remainder of the year I have decided to set three specific goals for myself each month. My objective is to be more…

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Finding Fall One Nap At A Time

I am an all-out autumn lover. It is by far my favorite season of all. Not that I have anything against the others, they each have their own qualities to appreciate. But fall is my jam. I’m not sure that…

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Leaning In To More Sensitive Places

Last week had me feeling all the feels. It was a pretty emotional week on many different levels. Strange how seven days can have SO many ups and downs and big emotions packed into them. I’ve been spending a lot…

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Cultivating Connection: Marinna K. on Capturing the Essence of Books

I have spent a lot of time lately thinking about what kinds of content I want to have on my blog. When I initially sat down to create blog “categories,” it was important to me not to pigeon-hole myself into…

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