the pine tree.

Call me overzealous, I don’t mind.  The anticipation for our kiddos to have their first real Christmas experience is exciting.  Their first snowfall, their first live Christmas tree, their first Christmas morning in cold weather.  Since our family had spent the past few years in Arizona where it’s constantly warm & dry, Brixton and Ingrid…

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a house is a home.

In 2009, I met a man who didn’t speak much.  It was a weekend trip to Arizona with a dear friend to visit my brother and his son.  Its probably safe to assume that my brother had no idea how to entertain us so he looked to his friend/boss for help.  This friend decided to…

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paris on my mind.

Now that our family has settled comfortably in Pennsylvania, I’m getting used to the climate all over again.  This feeling reignited my want/need to be in Paris. Here are a few photos to describe how I’m feeling.  Hope you enjoy! (None of them are mine, but courtesy of pinterest and some very talented individuals).

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