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Salads: An Update

It feels a little weird to just toss out a salad post (see what I did there) when I have a backlog of recaps I still owe. 1,397 more words

Thoughts & Words

The Delusion of Tomorrow: How to Overcome your Habit of Procrastination

The definition of procrastination is “the action of delaying or postponing something.”

So what causes procrastination?

According to psychologist Professor Clarry Lay, a prominent writer on the subject, procrastination occurs when there’s “a temporal gap between intended behavior and enacted behavior.” 1,478 more words


Friday's Fashion: Fishtail Braid

By Madeleine van der Linden

Photography Alexander van der Linden

Hair model: Bella

We love braids (just check out our Pinterest boards if you don’t believe us!). 186 more words


Launched: Reading to Baby

It’s launched! And I’m loving the experience.

Every couple of weeks , baby and I get a few books from the library and go through them once we are back home. 226 more words


Kitchen Makeovers with Dixie Belle Paints!

This Spring and early Summer  was all about updating kitchens.

Kitchen #1.  My son moved in to a house built in the 1960’s and it still has the original cabinets.   458 more words

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Coffee Maker Cleaning Hack

Happy Hump Day!

My mother-in-law came to visit a couple of weeks ago and had the grossest story to share. She said a friend of hers owned a popular single-serve machine and decided to clean it one day. 597 more words


How Much Water Is Your Home Wasting?

With the heat of Summer in full force, here are a few ideas to help protect our world’s most precious resource: