Sand Clay Keepsakes

My daughter has a birthday coming up! I can’t believe she’ll be eight soon. This year, we’re having an Art Party for her. While I was researching different activities to have during her party, I came across these cool sand clay pieces. Since we live at the beach, I thought they would be great!  I […]

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Being Thankful

Happy Thanksgiving!  I love Thanksgiving, mainly because it’s main focus is about spending time with the people you love, and taking the time to be thankful for the many gifts you have been given.  I know my family has so much to be thankful for!  Even though these past few months have been exhausting for […]

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Weekend Fun

The weather is finally cooling down a bit, and you can definitely feel Fall in the air. So here in the Panhandle, it’s Festival season! As the weather becomes bearable during the day, the number of festivals increases – giving us so many options for fun things to do on the weekend! Plus, I haven’t […]

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A Week in the Smokies

School starts tomorrow – I can’t believe it!  We squeezed in a vacation to the Smoky Mountains last week to cool off a bit before school started.  Hopefully I’ll get some posts up about our adventures of the next few weeks – we took a ton of photos!  We got to have some great hikes, […]

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The year of the Dad

With Father’s Day quickly approaching, I’ve heard a lot about this being the year of the Dad. It seems as though being a great (and involved) Dad is becoming mainstream – which I think is wonderful! It’s definitely a different world than once upon a time when men worked and women stayed at home and […]

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What’s Blooming Here!

Spring has finally sprung here!  Here are some of the things that are blooming right now… The Clematis is absolutely gorgeous… It’s really done well this Spring!    The pansy’s are still hanging around too. I imagine they’ll be gone before too long.    I’ve been enjoying one little lonely daffodil as well.  What’s blooming […]

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Freezing in Florida

We had a pretty cold week here in Florida – I know it was nowhere near as bad as the rest of the country, but for us it was pretty extreme!  My neighborhood actually lost power on the second night of the cold snap, and it took nine hours before we were online again.  Here […]

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