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Life lately {May 2016}

Hello y’all!  It’s been a while, hasn’t it?  Life has been crazy for the most part, and I had to back away from a few things, blogging being one of those things, until the dust settled for us.  So here’s the quick…

About the blog {home & family}

Are you looking for a little inspiration and encouragement in regards to homemaking and your home life?  Then I invite you to read on… When you find a new blog, you try to decide if that blog will be worth your time to hang around.  We’re all…

Our Christmas {2015}

First, I want to wish you all a belated Merry Christmas!  This was the first year in a very long time that we sent out Christmas cards.  I absolutely adore Christmas cards.  If I could, I would have sent out more cards.   Here’s our card to you: I…

Fun and affordable things to do in Colorado {Castlewood Canyon}

Since moving to Colorado, we have been trying to see all of the sites to see here.  There are many things to see and do in Colorado, especially for those of us from the bayous and flatter lands of Louisiana.  Some of the activities here, such as skiing, can be…

Summer {2015} in our home

I actually started this post about two or more weeks ago, and now I’m finally finishing it and hopefully publishing it before day’s end.  Summer has been something else, I’m telling you!   Jumping back in to writing after being away is always a…

Ten on ten {photos for January}

Hi y’all!  Have you heard of the ten on ten photo challenge?  It’s a photo meme where you take ten pictures on the tenth day of the month.  The photos should show the everyday beauty of your life.  I’ve participated a few times before…

Christmas {2014}

Hello y’all guys!  The blog has been silent lately because life has not been.  I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas! We had a good Christmas, though it was a bit different because our family stayed here in Colorado.  I think this was the first Christmas that…

Our Thanksgiving {and traveling with kids}

We went back home to Louisiana over the Thanksgiving break.  It was truly a whirlwind trip as we visited with family and friends.  There was a Tex-Mex lunch with my friends.  We also received an offer on our Louisiana home.  (Totally amazing that this happened while we were there…