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In Apple-Pie Order: Deep Cleaning the Home {Before Baby}

“In fact it was an immense relief to them all to have a little work, and they took hold with a will, but soon realized the truth of Hannah’s saying, “Housekeeping ain’t no joke.” ~ Louisa May Alcott Little Women   The baby timeline is on for this family … we have just a few weeks until […]

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A Post Full of Good Food {Getting the Freezer ready for Baby}

“No one has been given more than 24 hours for each day. The secret is not to get more time. It is to manage our time. It takes only a little time to plan the savings of much time. Use your freezer to save time. Prepare freezer main dishes. Set aside a period of time […]

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Slow Living {And Why I will Probably Never Own a InstaPot}

“The brambled cares of everyday, The tiny humdrum things, May bind my feet when they would stray, But still my heart has wings While red geraniums are bloomed against my window glass, And low above my green-sweet hill the gypsy wind-clouds pass. And if my dreamings ne’er come true, The brightest and the best, But […]

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The Finest Age

The Finest Age When he was only nine months old, And plump and round and pink of cheek, A joy to tickle and to hold, Before he’d even learned to speak, His gentle mother used to say: “It is too bad that he must grow. If I could only have my way His baby ways […]

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Autumn Jewels

“October was a beautiful month at Green Gables, when the birches in the hollow turned as golden as sunshine and the maples behind the orchard were royal crimson and the wild cherry trees along the lane put on the loveliest shades of dark red and bronzy green, while the fields sunned themselves in the aftermaths. […]

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