What to do with all those cucumbers

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I love having a garden.  I love smelling the fresh veggies.  {yes they do smell }. But what do you do with all those cucumbers? Once cucumbers start coming in, they will come in quickly and you will fill like you can’t keep up and consume them fast enough. I am in the spot now […]

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ESPN Invaded my home and I wasn’t expecting it at all.

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This is an old post that I wrote back in 2009 about the ESPN Body Issue.  Since this post we have stopped getting the ESPN magazine.  It still crawls all over me when I see this issue come out.  I pray everyday for God to protect my husband’s eyes and my son’s eyes.  When they […]

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Giveaway Pirate’s Code The Adventures of Mickey Matson

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Pirates Code: The Adventures of Mickey Matson. I live in a household of adults now.  When I bring in a movie that is more geared towards children, I usually don’t get a good response from the peanut gallery. They were excited when I told them that Christopher Lloyd from Back to the Future was in […]

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Schoola Free Shipping plus 2 New Coupon Codes

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Affiliate Links are a part of this post.  But I love this company! I talked about Schoola a while back and many jumped on the offer and got some neat items.  Schools has Free shipping plus 2 new coupon codes right now. I browsed the women’s shoes and found a couple of pairs of Sandals […]

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Welcoming American Pharoah back to Churchill Downs

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American Pharoah Wins!!!  We have a triple Crown Winner.  Over 30 years it has been since we have been able to see a horse do this. We have welcomed American Pharoah back to our awesome city and Churchill Downs.    This is just one little nugget on why I love my city. Did you watch […]

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How to Re-Purpose Old Buffet

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How to Re-Purpose Old Buffet into a beautiful piece. This has brought life to my living room. I am totally loving taking older furniture and re-purposing it and making it new.  I was given this amazing piece of furniture that was in excellent condition.  It was a very formal Buffet piece that didn’t fit the decor of […]

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How to Become a Minimalist Part 3 {Wardrobe}

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How to have a minimalist wardrobe.  I lived in a household with mom that loved to shop and loved clothes.  She always made sure we had beautiful clothes and a lot of them to wear. Never had to worry about having that new Easter dress or 5- 6 new outfits to start back to school […]

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Reflecting on Things I Have Learned by Downsizing our Home

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Reflecting on Things I have learned by downsizing our home to the apartment. I was cleaning up my google drive and ran across a post that I was working on right after we moved into the apartment.  I never published it.  It is a little long. Since I wrote this post, we have moved from […]

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A Day in My Life

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March 5th.  Wow the largest snow in Louisville since the 80’s.  It is so beautiful that I had to show you this day in my life.     This is what our front yard looked like at 4 p.m. on March 4th.  Notice the UPS it was delivery some items I needed to complete a […]

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Spend Less- Small purchases might break the budget

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Spending less  is a goal for many, especially with the the economy being always wishy washy (is that a word? )  Saving money is not something that people wish they could do these days but something that people are doing to make ends meet. Small purchases might be a budget breaker if you are not careful.  […]

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