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    March Round Up

    Decorating Easter Cookies with Kids   My nieces unexpectedly slept over the other evening, so I planned for one of my favorite things to do with them – decorate cookies.  I’m not gonna lie, trying to manage 4 kids and a potentially messy situation can get a bit crazy!  But over time I’ve put together a few tricks to make the experience enjoyable for everyone. Make sure that each kid has their own space – I set everyone up at my island and give the two little ones stools so they can reach.  Each kid gets their own plate and their own set of cookies.  I also keep my boys…

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    February Round Up

    Antique Shopping February brings about one of my favorite yearly traditions – antique shopping with my husband.  The first year we moved into this house he suggested that we take the afternoon of Valentine’s day and go visit the antique store that’s around the corner from our house (and YES – it is both awesome and dangerous to have a huge antique store right around the corner from your house!).  We’ve gone every year since and every year I pick up a few special things.  This year I grabbed some absolutely beautiful pieces for the upcoming front room/dining room makeover.  These two botanical prints were honestly just screaming for me…