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Aleks Slocum
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Roasted Red Potatoes and Green Beans with Rosemary and Thyme
Boil 'em, smash 'em, stick 'em in a stew. (five points to all our fellow nerds who get that) We love potatoes in this house. I prefer them smothered in spices, oils, and with a little crisp, usually by themselves. Brad prefers to eat them with meat. Yum, bu...

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It has been a while...
Where in the world is Carmen Sandiego? Anyone remember that game? I feel like it has been our life these last few sunny months. We took quiet the blogging break, obviously, for a few months to enjoy the summer together. While that was super awesome, and I e...

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unCORKed, unWINEd.
Life is SO fast right now! The Slocum to-do lists are overflowing! With this in mind, I am late to the party, well the linky party that is.  Do you remember the wine parties floating around this blogland? Well they are back!  The newly re-branded wine party...

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Happy Anniversary, Love.
So, I met a guy. Like, the cutest guy with the sweetest smile and the softest conversation. Then I started dating this guy. Dating of course lead to engagement which inevitably brought upon marriage. I can't believe it has been six years since I laid eyes t...

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Redemption
The act of being saved from sin is redemption. And while it is fully evident through Christ's public display of affection that He has redeemed all of us, we are still given small tokens to remind us. These acts of redemption are personal. They are just for ...

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Be our guest? Guest Bathroom Reveal
   It seems like it is taking a million years to get this house together. Granted, we have only lived here for less than two months, but I yearn for the moment I can walk through my door and see this house exactly as I envision it. I know it will take time ...

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Summer Home Tours: Welcome to My Home Studio
      When Valerie mentioned starting a home tour series I thought it sounded pretty awesome. When she asked me join in I thought she was crazy. Not only was I in the middle of a move, vacation, and school, I clearly lack all sense of style. I said yes beca...

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I'll be seeing you.
“You will lose someone you can’t live without, and your heart will be badly broken, and the bad news is that you never completely get over the loss of your beloved. But this is also the good news. They live forever in your broken heart that doesn't seal bac...

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What is so great about Colorado?
As most of you might already know, we are currently in Colorado! So this is one awesome item I can check off my bucket list, again. I was blessed to be able to visit Colorado last year with a group of women as part of a Christian Women Refresh Retreat. It w...

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Want to know five things I am LOVING this Friday?
Happy Friday friends!  Here are five things I am ridiculously thrilled about.  1. I am loving the summer line of THESE headbands. I have the purple & gold and the pink hex pattern from this set.  2. THIS song has been my jam this week. I can't help but sing...
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