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Apartment Home Tour: Living Room  2

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I think this must be some kind of record for me, ya know, blogging more than once every 2 months! So far this week has been relatively calm, and it has put me in the mood to really sit down and whip out some posts! I’m one of those people who doesn’t plan out anything to blog about, I just write as and think, oh yeah, they might want to see or hear about this or that! So today, as always, I have my music going, another coffee in hand, and fur babies at my side. Let’s do this thing! Read more

Apartment Home Tour: Our Bedroom  0

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So the last time I blogged, I gave yall some life updates and also a tour of our new dining room! Well today, I wanted to jump on here and give yall a little tour of our bedroom! Read more

“There is a Season…Turn! Turn! Turn!”  0

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Well, clearly my plan to blog more has completely went out the window! Yall, I love blogging. Really. I do! But my life has been insane lately, and even though I just want to sit and blog everyday, I just haven’t been able to! By the end of the day, I am so exhausted, and just want to lay on the couch and snuggle my fur babies. Has someone figured out how to invent more hours in a day?! So I’m going to try so, so hard to do better at getting on here and giving yall updates!–As you can see, our website is still a mess! Where is my eye covering monkey emoji when I need it! I’ll try to get the hubs to work on that this weekend…maybe…hopefully! I so want it fixed! Read more

When Crafting Goes Horribly Wrong!!  5

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So crafting, I love it! It soothes my soul and it calms me. So when I was scrolling through my FaceBook feed this morning and saw that Liz Marie ( had this adorable picture frame terrarium diy post she was talking about, and I knew I had to try it! I was in the mood to craft, and I had all the things I needed to make this project. Easy shee-mez right? WRONG! Read more

DIY Hanging Print  0

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So before I get into the topic at hand, I just have to tell yall the exciting news! I can officially say that my last day of teaching will be May 13th!! Eek!! They approved my resignation last night at their meeting! I will truly miss working with the kids and actually teaching, but with the way the education system is going, I am glad to be getting out! My heart was just not into it anymore. So now the final stages of this process is selling this house and buying a new one! Phew! I can do this yall! I just have to keep the faith and know things will work out as they should! Read more

Candid Sunday and Our Home Tour  4

Happy Sunday Yall!

Can yall believe the weekend is almost over again?? Sundays are really hard for me–and I can’t wait to be able to share why that has been lately. So I have some Coldplay blasting–Paradise, it is very comforting for the soul right now! Read more

The Big and Exciting News Revealed!  8

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Well let me just say there has been a ton that has happened since the last time I blogged! First of all, I turned 27–and this is going to be the best year yet! And oh yeah, there may have been a huge life event that happened!! Ok, are yall ready for this? Mr. Cozy Cat, aka my hubby, accepted a job as a firmware engineer in Charlotte, NC!! And yall know what that means?? This girl is going HOME!!!! EEEEEKKKKK!! Honestly, I don’t think either one of us could be more excited. It still feels surreal to me, after 4 years of living up here, we are finally getting to go back home and be with our families! Read more

Spring 2016 Home Tour  4

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Oh today. Today. I feel like Dory from Finding Nemo–just keep swimming, just keep swimming! Seriously, I need to be more like Dory because I feel like I am drowning here yall! Drowning! And I need to keep swimming! I feel like I catch my breathe for a second, and then it is knocked right out of me again because something else unexpected happens. Yall ever feel like that? Some people get their tinsel in a tangle when I say that I am excited for June because I can start new adventures (Heaven forbid! Ha!), but I am going to say it anyway because it makes me very happy! And there is nothing wrong with finding happiness! Only 50 something more days! Eek!! Read more

Living Room Corner Makeover  3

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Goodness, it is an absolute gorgeous day here in the mountains! The sun is shining so bright and it looks and feels like Spring out there! Can yall believe Tuesday is March!? *Sigh* I could not be happier. Seriously I feel like my heart could burst because of all the excitement! Fall and Spring are my favorite seasons. Spring means being outside and planting, planting, planting! Did I mention planting? I love being outside and planting new flowers and working out in the garden. It is seriously therapy for me. All the bright cheery colors and the sunshine on your face. Swoon! And yall know when Spring comes that means June is right around the corner! I find myself day dreaming in my down time about what adventures lie ahead for me and the hubs. I am so excited!  Read more

Spring is in the Air!  6

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Well we made it through another week! Can you believe this is the last full week of February?? I am so ready for March! Not only does that mean Spring is really close, but it is my birthday month and it means we are even closer to June! I’m getting so excited about the big life change coming. I can’t even begin to explain to you how giddy it makes me! I always thought it would be scary to start all over, but it isn’t! I don’t feel scared at all and that is saying something for someone like me who battles extreme anxiety! I think I feel so good about everything because I have prayed about it for so long now, and I know it is the right decision! Prayers work yall! Read more