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25 DIYs of Christmas: Apple Butter Recipe with Free Printables!

Last year, I unknowingly started a Christmas tradition when I gave apple butter as gifts to our family. I’ve been asked to make it again this year, and I can’t say that I mind. I’m using the same recipe from … Continue reading

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25 DIYs of Christmas: Day 5

One of my favorite things about this blog (and writing in general) is that it allows me to connect with people that I may not have been able to without it. It is inspiring and truly butt-kicking to be around … Continue reading

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The Living Situation: A Very Minted Christmas

Now that we have all of the walls painted in the kids’ room and their furniture is assembled and in their rooms, the real fun begins – decorating their rooms! I have hung up some things in Cecilia’s room and … Continue reading

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Life is good at GOOD

Yesterday, I did something I hadn’t done before. And I felt pretty terrible that it was my first time doing it. I went to the GOOD Design Market in Sacramento. It’s a local marketplace featuring makers of print, food, soap, … Continue reading

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Meet Kristin DeNeeve of Semi Sweet Press!

I took my first Journalism class in College and at the time, I had no clue what it do for me. I was good in English in High School, and for me, Journalism was a natural (and I’ll admit it…easy) … Continue reading

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The State of Writing

A lot has changed since my first Journalism class in 2002. The print industry isn’t what it used to be – newspapers are closing, fallen victim to the internet. The majority of the print publications that are still out have … Continue reading

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Friday Finds

Today, I’m sharing some DIY projects for the body and the home, a beautiful cake to feed your sweet tooth and some awesome things coming out of Sacramento! Enjoy! MAKE: This Buttery Coconut Moisturizer from Refinery 29 is easy to … Continue reading

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Meet the Maker: Amy Cluck-McAlister of Amy is the Party

Amy Cluck-McAlister, whom I met two years ago when she donated some wonderful handmade jewelry to a fundraiser I was organizing, is a creative force to be reckoned with in the Sacramento indie community. She runs Amy is the Party, … Continue reading

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Friday Finds

Even though the temperatures are high and the sun still hurts when I walk outside, it’s feeling more and more like Fall. There are pumpkin recipes coming out of the woodworks (not that I mind, of course) and I’ve seen … Continue reading

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