Monthly Archives: February 2014

Looking Back: February

I know February is a short month, but it seemed even shorter this year! I wanted to do a quick post to look back at the last month and check in with my 2014 goals. That whole accountability thing, you … Continue reading

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wandering eye wednesday: week eight

Joe took this photo of our Christmas tree last year.  We were playing with the new Canon Rebel we gifted ourselves with and I’m not sure what the setting was on this photo.  I do know that we had the … Continue reading

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feeling thorny – rose care

When we checked in on the garden last, I promised I’d give you some tips on taking care of roses.  I recently attempted pruning back my rose bushes and I gotta tell you, it’s not relly much fun. After getting … Continue reading

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create your own: poker party birthday bash

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wandering eye wednesday: week seven

Is it weird that I find cemeteries fascinating? I love the growth on this headstone, and slightly enhanced the color while also darkening the edges with good ol’ photo editing software (picmonkey).  Taken with a point and click camera in … Continue reading

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checking in on the garden: february 2014

Happy Valentines Day!  Sorry, I don’t have a lovey-dovey mushy-gushy post for today.  I’m showing a little love for our garden instead.  I feel slightly guilty telling you all about the gardening and warm weather we have going on when … Continue reading

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wandering eye wednesday: week six

Another of our Grand Canyon pictures from 2011.  Taken with the same point and click camera, at sunset.

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create your own: cheapie valentines

Mondays stink.  I hope yours is going good so far, though! Mine is to be determined.  I had a super-productive Sunday, so if nothing else, I can go home and lay on my couch and do absolutely nothing tonight if … Continue reading

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My calendar: February 2014

Oh, man. It’s already eight days into February and I’m just now getting to my calendar for this month. Oy. So, yea. Hope that’s not a sign this whole month is going to leave me with whiplash! Here’s what’s going … Continue reading

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wandering eye wednesday: week five

Took this picture on my first trip to the Grand Canyon in 2011.  I love the tree growing on the edge of the cliff, life in the middle of nowhere…  Took this with a point and click camera, slightly edited … Continue reading

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just a quickie: fast appetizers

Happy Super Bowl Sunday, yo! Are you doing anything fun? Do you even care about football? Every year, Joe’s parents have a Super Bowl party, and this year is no different (although a little less fierce since our team isn’t … Continue reading

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organizing the kitchen, one cabinet at a time

So remember the other day when I told you about our cheesy date night? Dang, that would have been a good title for that post… But I mentioned that we cleaned out a couple cabinets in our kitchen, and I … Continue reading

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