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Cedarburg Strawberry Festival

Posted on: June 24, 2015

There’s a local upcoming art festival this weekend that I have attended for years and this year I’m excited to take part in it. The Cedarburg Strawberry Festival takes place in the heart of the sweetest downtown I know, a town that will always have a special place in my heart. I’ll be there with a booth for my […]

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Toffee Bit Apple Dip

Posted on: October 9, 2013

Ahhh, tis fall! Time for hayrides, pumpkin picking, harvesting apples, extra baking, the sights of brightly colored leaves against a cool Autumn sky, sweaters, boots, a warm drink in hand, soup on the stove & extra snuggles as it starts to get cold. In the words of L.M. Montgomery (Anne of Green Gables) “I’m so […]

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The Loveseat

Posted on: August 16, 2013

I walked into Goodwill the other day with the boys and walked right past it. It wasn’t until we were leaving – a boy on each arm, pulling me in opposite directions that I saw it. Well actually, there were two of them. I stopped in my tracks, and didn’t mind that my arms were […]

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Uncommon Handmade

Posted on: May 2, 2013

Wooden doilies. I didn’t realize I had a need for wooden doilies in my life until I saw this shop. They are amazingly detailed and beautiful and now I can’t get enough. The husband and wife team behind this Etsy shop laser engrave the fine detail of a doily into thin pieces of wood and […]

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The Bee’s Knees

Posted on: April 2, 2013

Just wanted to share some jewelry I’m loving these days from the ever so talented (and super sweet) Hannah over at the Happy Days shop. Feathers, arrows, birds and more! Check out some of these designs… And…the bee: Now, even I think this is cute and I’m deathly afraid of bees. Bees, yellow jackets, hornets, […]

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