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A Different Journey

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A Different Journey

Recently we were asked to make a series of urns for a family.  Our pieces are usually used for dining, serving, home entertaining or home decor.  When we started to work, we found that making an urn is a different journey for an artist.  An urn means a lot to the family and their memories.  When we were asked to make four urns it took a lot of thought and planning. 4 We chose the theme of trees because of the historical significance and symbolism of a tree.  Symbolism of leaves. The tree of life is a symbol of new beginnings and...

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Way too Much Zucchini

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Way too Much Zucchini

Threw is a saying that this time of year you shouldn’t drive around with your windows down because people will fill your car with zucchini. Now I love zucchini more than most people, but we have managed to almost pick enough to fill our from 3 plants in our raised beds. I have never seen leaves this size or plants that were so productive. 

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Herbal Cheese Spread

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Herbal Cheese Spread

Herbal cheeses and cheese spreads you see in the stores cost about $12 per pound.  This recipe can be made for $4 +/- a pound. 

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Get Organized With Your Own Bullet Journal

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Get Organized With Your Own Bullet Journal

Disorganized, overwhelmed, stressed?  It might be time to try a Bullet Journal - your own tailor made personal planning system.

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7 Sure Signs Your Small Space is Too Cluttered

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7 Sure Signs Your Small Space is Too Cluttered

We all have a few extra things sitting around the house.  It can be comforting to have your "things" around you, or it can disrupt your life and create chaos in your mind.   Here are a few thoughts on if you have "too much" clutter.1. You have to move things out of the way to sit down or use your dining room table. 2. You keep losing frequently used things. 3. You can't find things you know you have, so you buy another one. 4. Flat surfaces in your home are covered with random "stuff". 5. You have a...

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