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  • Our Commitment to a Life of Adventure

    I grew up climbing trees.  Days were spent running around outside until dusk: biking around the neighborhood, wading into the local pond, building a raft for the lake, playing soccer in the pouring rain…

    October 16, 2020
  • Falling In Love with Trasierra!

    In 2019, we were invited to Spain by my step mother who was looking for the perfect place to throw her 65th birthday party with all of her closest friends. Trasierra was top of…

    August 3, 2020

    Our bathroom is probably our least favorite spot in the house (we bought a new construction home and can’t wait to re-do it one day). These simple steps serve to make the tub all…

    May 24, 2020

    Even with restrictions lifting in our area, we are still planning to stay hunkered down at home.   We are lucky to be able to do it, especially with a baby on the way so…

    May 21, 2020
  • How to Pick & Process Flowers !

    I used to be VERY intimidated when I went to the flower store and spent what felt like hours picking out the perfect stems.     Which ones go together, I wondered? How do…

    February 26, 2020
  • Crowd-Pleasing Banana Bread That Never Fails!

    We ABSOLUTELY love this Banana Bread and make it every week! It’s a recipe given to us by one of our most brilliant Brides from last year — I think she saw me burning…

    February 11, 2020
  • Unleash Spring with this Really Easy Cutting Garden

    There’s nothing like filling the house with fresh flowers:  by the bed, in the kitchen or entryway, they are instantly uplifting and shouldn’t be reserved for just when visitors descend!  We have long fantasized…

    February 10, 2020