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the eggs have it.

Did you know that, on average, eggs bought in the grocery store are already about 30-days old? I don’t know why I am a little grossed out by that. Old cheese is

the master bedroom reveal. {before & after}

Remember this room? We took out this hallway… Combined it with the room and put in two walk-in closets… A couple of tall windows… And now we sleep there. Usually completely exhausted.

huh. that snow day was different.

Every once in a while, I miss living in our old neighborhood. I don’t seem to miss it for myself – I LOVE our open space, animals, and planning and preparing our
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ursus americanus…aka herman.

At the end of February, our 7yo and I made a pilgrimage together to The Bear Woods in eastern Oklahoma. The official name of the spot┬áis most certainly┬ánot “The Bear Woods.” The

the chicken who lived under the porch.

We bought meat chickens. Six months ago, I would have looked at you as if you were crazy (and I would have meant it), had you told me that I would say
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a doe and a buck and a doe.

Farm terminology is confusing. For instance, this is a doe. She and the other doe up there (with her ear marked, “D,” for doe. Bah. The creativity astounds me.) is a Californian.
And thank you for a house full of people I love. Amen.


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