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Monthly Archives: November 2012

Christmas Boughs

Collected some more beauties from our front yard this morning! I have been having so much fun decorating for the winter season. I also started scheming some creative ideas for this large branch we cut from our pear tree. Think green moss, little red toad stools, tealight candles and bunting. I’m not sure where I’d […]

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Little Boxes PDX

I’ve never been shopping on Black Friday and I have no desire to ever try it. However, I have seen the American Express – Small Business Saturday Shopping advertisement on television and have heard about cities that encourage shoppers to buy and experience the small businesses in their neighborhoods. Since we usually spend Thanksgiving in […]

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Winter and Christmas Decorations

Yesterday, Ryan and I returned from our little Thanksgiving mini-holiday and got right to work on the house. Our friend Corey came over to help Ryan in the yard and I started decorating for Christmas. It’s so great having a few conifer trees in our yard. While Ryan was cleaning up the yard, I trimmed […]

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A few days at the beach

Towards the end of the campaign, Ryan and I decided it would be fun (and a source of much needed rest) to take a few days off of work and head to the beach. We knew the weather wouldn’t be the best, but were excited to find a good deal a the Adrift Hotel in […]

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Puppy Love.

There are times when he is a terror and others when he loves to cuddle. This is my favorite… When Atticus is tired, he nuzzles his little nose down into the crook of your elbow.  

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