• Simple Pleasures
  • Wise Apple Weekly: Chasing Light

      This last week was a quiet one around our home as we settled in and prepared for winter. The weather has been unseasonably warm so far this fall, but the forecast finally predicted a bit of snow later in the week. While the temps were still above freezing, we put away the last of […]

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  • An Ode To Peonies

      When we moved into our house in August of 2015, we spotted a peony bush nestled up against the house in our backyard. It was in pretty rough shape and had a terrible case of powdery mildew, but I was determined to at least keep it alive until the following summer, when I envisioned […]

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  • Happy Valentine’s Day!

      Happy Valentine’s Day, my friends! Since you all are so very, very sweet, I thought I’d share a fun (free!) printable with you to help celebrate. Thanks for all of your support – I love you all more than chocolate donuts with sprinkles! And that’s a whole lotta love. Download your free printable right […]

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  • Home Is Where The Heart Is

    Last month I wrote a bit about how my own high expectations can sometimes get in the way of my willingness to step outside of my comfort zone. Since blogging is something that sits firmly on the outer edge of said zone, I’m often pushing my next blog post aside for something that feels a […]