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    This Week on the Homestead: Catching Up With the Season


    1. Getting back in the rhythm With a new baby in our lives, our day to day garden operations have been thrown for a loop. We are just starting to find that rhythm again when it comes to the garden. With a little love being thrown its way, the garden is beginning to come back to life for the fall season. The nice rain we got this evening probably didn’t hurt either. The break in the temperatures just offers further…

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    An Easy and Inexpensive DIY Flower Crown

    This week Ryan and I packed up our newborn and headed to Knoxville for another shoot with Sun Kissed Smiles Photography. Our little bean took the 3 and a half hour…

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    Best Anniversary Present Ever

    We just celebrated our 4th year of marriage on Thursday, and brace yourself, we also became parents for the first time! Best anniversary present ever! I was in the early phases…

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    This Week On The Homestead: Baby, Baby, Baby

    1. Nursery preparation is wrapping up Our baby’s nursery didn’t start to really take form until Early August. I was becoming concerned that we wouldn’t settle on a mattress that met…

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    Our September Garden Chores

    After such a tough summer, we are excited about our September garden chores as a big part of them is planting our fall gardens. The break in the summer heat that…

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    Our 10 Favorite Baking Soda Uses

    While it was once the solution to an assortment of household dilemmas, baking soda is that go-to pantry staple that has since fallen by the wayside. It has been replaced by an…

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    DIY Hanging Planter

    We have spent a lot of time over the past few weeks getting our baby nursery ready to roll. From the very beginning, we always planned to have our nursery flooded with…