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My Tortilla EspaƱola

This is not a recipe, there are no measurements, but all will become clear if you decide to cook this delicious Spanish snack.

My organic method is; mostly fill a frying pan with chopped raw potato (good chunks, not fine dice or slices) and chopped Spanish onion. 295 more words

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Quick & Crafty #Anniversary Gift

This past week, my Mister-to-Be and I celebrated 4 years of loving (and lovingly aggravating) each other. Between his being out of town, us having just recently gotten engaged, and my being behind on freelance work, we opted for a low-key “Just You & Me” kind of evening. 321 more words

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The Little Cactus that Could

We joke around here that I am the “Kevorkian of houseplants”. It’s true; many a pretty potted thing has been brought to untimely demise by my decided-doomed efforts. 307 more words

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Summer Espadrilles ~ Under $100

There is no better compliment to an effortless sundress than an espadrille sandal. They are the nonchalant accessory of the season. And the best part is these comfy woven soles will keep you sturdy at beach-side soirees and backyard barbecues. 18 more words

Got Baggage?

I come from a long line of worst-case-scenario soothsayers. Which means that anytime I went on an overnight field trip or family vacation there were enough outfits packed to clothe a small army — right down to the big ol’ … 612 more words

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Making your own schedule.

Being recently laid off I’ve had time to get other areas of my life together. There was so much to take care of that you just don’t think about when you’re working the 9-5 schedule. 410 more words

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Dressed for Dinner

In our little apartment, and throughout the South, the kitchen table is where life happens. From game nights and sewing projects, to those first-time-for-everything dinners, that little table drives connections so deep that life’s histories and mysteries seem to run through the very grain. 433 more words

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