Monthly Archives: July 2013

lucky friendship horseshoe

My friend, Cathy, is a horse lover and calls her beautiful animals her “kids” so it was an easy choice to make her a horseshoe craft for her birthday this year. Using this pinspiration (HA! Get it? Pinterest inspiration), I created … Continue reading

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Creating A New Font

Happy weekend! They always go so fast, don’t they? We have friends in from out of town, so it seemed to fly by even faster.  But I did manage to accomplish a few things, including creating my own fonts.  I … Continue reading

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planning our pumpkin party: three months out

I am SO looking forward to Autumn.  Not just for the cooler weather, but the heat is seriously starting to get to me already.  Autumn is just such a better season than Summer.  I know there are people who would … Continue reading

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phoenix summit challenge training day four

I had such a great Sunday morning! I really hope you did too.  I spent the first part of my day hiking, laughing hysterically and witnessing a gorgeous sunrise with one of my best friends.  There are few things that … Continue reading

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we sprung a leak

So, earlier this year, I posted a how-to on getting stains out of the kitchen sink and repairing the porcelain.  That’s about my extent of me getting my hands dirty when it comes to house repairs (haha, sorry, couldn’t help … Continue reading

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my famous pasta salad

Ok. So maybe it isn’t famous like the Kardashians. BUT it is a favorite of our family and circle of friends. I’ve shared the recipe countless times. That counts for something, right? People are always surprised with how easy it … Continue reading

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checking in on the garden: July

I hope everyone is having a good week so far! Mine has been… interesting. Work is unpredictable, people are cranky from the heat, and I’m ready to run away to a deserted island. But fear not, my friends! For the … Continue reading

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back to reality

Today was a sad, sad day for me. I had to trade my flip flops for heels, cut-offs for a skirt and leather bracelets for a watch. I always struggle with the first day back to work after a really … Continue reading

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just a quickie: getting ready for vacation!

  I hope everyone is finding a way to stay cool in the summer heat.  Because we are melting here in Phoenix.  I heard our record highs made national news, and I know there were a lot of Facebook posts … Continue reading

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