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Brown Sugar & Cinnamon Shortbread

Brown sugar & cinnamon shortbread {101 Days of Christmas}

It would be hard for me to choose one absolute favorite cookie, but if I had to try, shortbread would definitely be at the top of the list. Which maybe isn’t fair since there are so many different variations! I love plain vanilla shortbread, and just the thought of Shaina’s lemon thyme shortbread makes my mouth […]

Like Father, Like Son

Weekend reading: November 22, 2014

From Instagram: Every morning I find them sleeping in the same position as each other…sometimes on their sides, sometimes on their backs. It’s too much! Little man started walking last night, not just with one step, but with one, two, three, four steps. It’s pretty much the cutest thing I’ve ever seen (especially because he’s still so […]


Why Schoola is now my number one stop for kids clothing

A few weeks ago Kristen at The Frugal Girl shared the new children’s clothing site, Schoola, and I immediately hopped over to check it out. The premise is this: families donate gently used clothing to Schoola on behalf of their schools. You buy the clothes online at consignment shop prices and 40% of the proceeds are donated […]

Pinecone Bird Feeder

Pinecone bird feeder {101 Days of Christmas}

We made these bird feeders with our American Heritage Girl troop for the girls to hang on the tree branches around our house. There’s nothing especially Christmas-y about this project, I suppose, but I love the idea of making little gifts for our feathered friends at Christmas and throughout the winter! Supplies: pinecones wire peanut butter bird seed […]