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Love It! 1. Arby’s Sweet Potato Fries!  I may have found something to replace my love of McDonald’s fries.  If we are friends on FB you know that if I cave to the craving I will inevitably be back at the golden arches within three days for a second helping.  I think they are laced with…

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It’s anniversary week at our house! David and I celebrated our 3rd anniversary yesterday and I thought I would share with you some of the traditions we have that I love! Love It! 1. Cake Knife and Server set! My parents have a tradition where they cut all our birthday cakes with their wedding knife….

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I’m back with another round of things that make me happy and things that make me sad!   Love It! 1. ProPhoto Blog Theme!  I’ve talked about ProPhoto over the years, here, and here !  I have been with them since v1 I think and we are all anxiously awaiting v4 to be released.  Besides my…

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    I am inspired this week by several things I love that I wanted to share! Love It! 1.  New Siding!  Okay this might seem like an odd thing to like but when you see the photos you will understand.  Five years ago when David and I bought our house we loved the layout…

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Love It! 1.  Party Planning!  So this year we are having a Mother’s Day brunch at our house for my Mom and Gram and I’ve been all over the Martha Stewart site for ideas on how to make it super snazzy!!  We are talking tissue paper pom poms hanging from the ceiling, gorgeous flowers from…

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