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Fave home office products + digital organization

My eight-year-old iMac died last week. It was the black screen of death and she could not be brought back to life. 10 days without a computer and a couple grand later, I’ve learned a few things. I’ll start with the office upgrade and my f..

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Less screen time with older kids and preteens

After our excessive screen time over winter break, I knew we needed a change. So I’ve put some new routines in place. I didn’t “announce” it to the kids so they wouldn’t feel like something was being taken away. Instead ..

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Organize and simplify the whole house

The holidays are over and if your house is like mine, it’s cluttered with new presents and out of sorts from decorating and … let’s say “well lived in.” My goal — I guess you could say New Year’s resolution — is to declutter each ..

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Easy cheap NYE decor

I hope you had a very merry Christmas. We had lots of family time, laughs and sweet memories. The kids were more excited this year than ever and it was joy to be able to experience Christmas through them! Today is a cloudy, cold day so Clara and I de..

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Who is Jesus?

No other man in the history of the earth has been more influential than Jesus Christ. Even his birth became a dividing point in time. But who is he? Who were his disciples? What did he teach? Why did he perform miracles? What happened in the last day..

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Office organization: Moving all our books!

I spend quite a few hours a week in our little home office. And it was looking quite chaotic the past few weeks as I turned a blind eye in order to finish projects. It felt refreshing to declutter the boys’ room and desk space that I decided to..

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Boys’ bunkbed room organizing

We need some organization in here! It just always looks untidy in my boys’ shared room with messy bunkbeds, cords and I’m not sure what to think about how they rearranged their desks! I’ve partnered with Beddy’s (affiliate lin..

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Holiday house tour in green and white

This year I went with simple, green, white and gold decor. My goal is not to spend any money on new decorations this year and I stuck to it… Until I saw a house you can put a diffuser inside to make the chimney smoke and a set of fairy lights! ..

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Gift Guide: Him, her, kids + $25 or less

There’s something here for everyone — and at every price point! I’ve waded through hundreds and hundreds of products to find the things your favorite people will love. I’m truly excited about this one! These are affiliate links. I..

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My furniture flipping career is over

Ok, it never really took off the ground to begin with, but here’s the story of a cabinet that needed some love after some water damage, too much varnish and lots of dirt. I found her on marketplace, pulled her out of an old shed and planned to sand..

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