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budget family room makeover
Before/After, Home Projects, Homemaking, Little Makeovers

Back Family Room Makeover {w/ Before + After Pics and Cost Breakdown}

I know I’ve been promising house updates and before and after pics for several months, but now that my first flower farming season is finally starting to wind down, I’m able to focus a bit on the house again and actually follow through on that promise. The majority of our big house updates that we …

Snapshot of Today, Stay-At-Home-Motherhood

A Snapshot of My Life Today 8/24/21

Another month, another Snapshot of My Life Today post! Today’s is a little different as I’m completing it late at night instead of early afternoon like I normally do. My oldest started 1st grade last week, and we’re definitely still adjusting to how to fit in all the flower farming stuff into the new school …

Products and Books I'm Enjoying in September 2021
Book Recommendations, Loving and Learning Lately

Loving and Learning Lately {37}

Welcome to Round 37 of this little series I started of all the things in life I’m loving and learning lately! Here you’ll find everything from the books I’m currently reading to the products I’m loving to the shows I’m watching (which, spoiler alert–won’t be very many or very exciting, since I’m not a huge …

Goals, Monthly Recap

The Month That We’ll Be Drowning in Flowers {August 2021 Goals}

Well, here we are in August already — my oldest starts first grade in two weeks (seriously?!), everyone’s trying to cram all the last-minute summer parties and fun in, and we are positively swimming in flowers from our cut flower farm here at the house. As I type this, market bouquets are all over our …

101 in 1001, Decluttering, Homemaking, Minimalism, Motherhood

What I Learned From Decluttering 1,001 Things {Final Decluttering Report}

If you’re new to this series, in 2021 I’ve been working on decluttering 1,001 items from our home as part of one of my goals for my 101 in 1001 list. Back in 2013, I did a massive decluttering project I called 50 Weeks to Organized, where we got rid of approximately 50% of our …

small bouquet with floral snips
Day in the Life, Snapshot of Today, Stay-At-Home-Motherhood

A Snapshot of My Life Today 7/20/21

Back with some old school blogging again today! This Snapshot a Day series is way quicker than doing a full Day in the Life post, but I think they’re both really fun to look back on and see how much changes from month to month and year to year. Here’s how things are looking today! …