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Summer Reading List

Since the summer months can get pretty busy, I wanted to create a summer reading list so I could keep myself on track with all of the books I want to read. Here are my 9 must-read books on my summer reading list.

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Spiced Strawberry and plum jam.
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Spiced Strawberry and Plum Jam

Man, guys! I might be a bit biased, but this strawberry and plum jam turned out amazing! The other day my sister and I took the girls out to Rochester, WA and collected some strawberries from a u-pick farm. I’m not sure if you’ve heard about my mission to create traditions, but this is one …

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Solstice Shortbread Cookies
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Solstice Shortbread Cookies

Hope everyone had a good first day of summer! One of the items on my summer bucket list this year was to make solstice shortbread cookies. Traditions are important to me and since Fin and Lox were born I’ve wanted to start making traditions of our own. I’ve always been drawn to the change of …

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Friday Favorites: Week 3

Happy Friday and happy Solstice! It is officially the first day of summer, so what fun things do you have planned? We are going strawberry picking this weekend and then it’s off to the circus on Wednesday.

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Hello 27
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Hello 27

So I turn 27 today. In a lot of ways, I don’t feel 27, but in many ways, I do. When I was younger, I used to think that at 27 you truly became an adult; that you couldn’t really say you were in your 20s anymore, but you didn’t yet have the put-togetherness of …

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Blog Book Tour: Being the Grownup
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Blog Tour Book Review: Being The Grownup

I received a free advanced readers copy of this book from the publisher through TLC Book Tours in exchange for my honest review. About Being the Grownup • Paperback: 322 pages Children need adults to survive. This, despite the profound change our digital era has wrought on family life, remains the essence of parenthood. Being the Grownup The …

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This & That Wellness

5 Ways For Busy Moms To Relax and Unwind

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #RelaxWithStressballs #CollectiveBias You know how they say ages two and three are both challenging in their own ways? Well dealing with both of those ages at the same time brings on a whole new kind of stress — …

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Friday Favorites
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Friday Favorites: Week 2

This week was crazy busy, guys! We went to the zoo on Saturday, did some housework on Sunday, and then had non-stop appoints all week. Every. Single. Day. It’s good though, I’m tired, but it’s good. I feel like I got a ton accomplished, which definitely helps relieve some stress. Also, my baby sister’s last …

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Summer Bucket List 2019

The official start to summer is less than ten days away, and the summer solstice is one of my favorite days of the year. I love how long the days are and how everything feels vibrant and alive. We already have plans to visit family and I signed the girls up for some summer sports, …

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Imperfect Produce Review

Imperfect Produce is a subscription box that delivers fruits, veggies, and grocery staples that might otherwise go to waste. We’ve been using Imperfect Produce for some time now so I thought I’d do a review for you.

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