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A peek at our weeks (part 1)

I started writing this a few weeks ago and then I had to walk away to cook supper.  By the time I returned to edit pictures & finish, the internet was out.  And it was out for almost 48 hours!  #countryliving  The last few weeks have been crazy, to say…

A gathering of random thoughts {June 27, 2016}

Trying to get back into blogging by gathering my thoughts on this beautiful summer morning: Outside my window:  A sunny morning as the sun begins to illuminate our backyard.  I haven’t seen a dark morning in a while, because even when I wake before 5:30, the sun…

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 {all of the other stuff}

So far I’ve shown you that this blog will be about home & family, homeschooling, garden and hobbies, and frugal living & finances. But there will be so much more here! First, my faith in Jesus Christ is a big part of who I am so it is…

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…

Welcome to simply & truly {home}

Hi y’all!  And welcome to our little space on the web!  My name is Adriane and I’ve been blogging here, there, and everywhere for the last ten or so years.  However, I’ve decided to start a new space here on the web know as…

On this day {February 2, 2016}

On this day, February 2, 2016: Outside my window: Snow.  And lots of it.  A foot of snow fell today, to be exact. It’s pretty stinkin’ cold too.  Winter is here in Colorado.  Hard to believe it was 60 degrees the other day.  Next week, we should…

Weekend chat {on Tuesday}

Good morning!  Well, it’s morning when I’m writing this but the possibility of it being published in the morning is slim.  This week, I am trying to get back in the habit of waking early.  I’ve let myself push back my wake up time…

{TBT}: Top five posts from 2015 {and a few blog plans for 2016}

It’s throwback Thursday where I quickly share a few posts from the past! Since we are beginning a new year, I thought I’d share a few of the favorite posts from 2015. number {five} The fifth most viewed post on the blog in 2015 was Our…

{2016} word of the year & goals

People are so funny at the beginning of the new year.  Some like goals and resolutions.  Some don’t.  Some like to choose a word of the year.  Some don’t.  Me…I fall into the like category.  I definitely need some goals to shoot for each…