• Cordless Vacuum review
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    Cordless Vacuum Review

    A cordless vacuum review isn’t normally the kind of thing I share with you. However, it occurred to me that if I was having a hard time deciding on which one to buy, that maybe you might be too. Now,…

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    It’s Too Early

    We put the Castle on the market a few weeks ago. Which has put quite a few of my projects on hold for awhile. Since I can’t work on projects, I have been shopping! Have you been shopping lately? All…

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    4th of July Table

    Summer is in full swing and the 4th is right around the corner. Slow your roll summer! With that in mind, I’m already planning my outdoor 4th of July table. I’m a big believer that just because it’s outside doesn’t…

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    I’m Taking a Break

    It’s official. I’m taking a break! We’ve been to crazy town and back the past two weeks. Getting ready to put the house on the market and hosting the annual Lagaly get together has been our main focus. However, I’m…

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    Mother’s Day Gifts

    Hey friends! Can you believe that it’s already May? I have to admit that this year seems to be flying by and May’s calendar is already FULL. Since Mother’s Day is a little over a week away, I thought that…

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    Beep’s 1st Birthday

    The Hubs and I made a quick trip to Oklahoma to celebrate Beep’s 1st birthday. It’s hard to believe that she’s already a year old. For those of you who don’t know, Beep is my great niece. And we are…

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    What I’ve Been Reading

    Since it is summer and a few of you will be looking for a good read, I couldn’t wait to share with you what I’ve been reading. As a former librarian and a lover of books, I read a lot!…

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    I’ve Updated My Privacy Policy

    Happy Friday morning to you!  Sorry that you are receiving the second blog post from me in one day, but I’ve got some important info for you! Yep, I’ve updated my privacy policy. I’m sure your inbox has been filled…

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    Last Person to Give Advice

    Okay, I’m going to give it to you straight. I’m the last person to give advice on fashion. Yet, here I am doing just that! It’s the Ten on the 10th! This months theme is Fashion. I have to admit…

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    Fun Things We Found

    It’s been over a year since we lost our sweet father. My sisters and I have slowly gone through his things little by little. It was over a year ago that we had to remove everything from the house, garage…

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    A Little of This A little of that

    When I sat down to write the post for today I realized something. I have been working hard here at the Castle, but haven’t finished one large project! I’ve been doing a little of this a little of that. The…

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    Decorating for St. Patrick’s Day

    I know it’s a little early to be decorating for St. Patrick’s Day, but I’m seriously ready for spring!  Monday it was so cold, in the 30’s. Today is a breezy 78! My Brella app told me to break out…

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    I’m on Fire!

    Have you ever had a week when all of the stars aligned and everything went just right? Well, this week was one of those weeks for me. I tell you, I’m on fire!  Well, as far as shopping goes. My…

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    The PERK Project

    Have you heard of The PERK Project? It is a wonderful project that my sweet friends Jemma from At Home with Jemma and Stacey from Poofing the Pillows started over the holidays. PERK stands for Positive*Encouraging*Real and Kindness. Something that…

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    How to Make a Valentine’s Door Hanger

    I love the Ten on the 10th! This month my blogger friends and I chose a Valentine’s Day theme to share with you.  Can we share wonderful Valentines ideas with you for under $10? Yes, we can! Want to know…

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    Cozy at Christmas Holiday Blog Tour

    It’s here! The Cozy at Christmas Blog Tour. Each day this week 18 of my friends will be sharing the Holidays in their homes with you. So grab a cup of coffee, a comfy seat and enjoy! Day 1 Country…

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    Organizing the Wrapping Closet

    With Christmas fast approaching, I’ve been trying to get a few things organized before the season begins. It became clear that organizing the wrapping closet was at the top of my list! I pulled out all the the Christmas paper,…

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    $4 Michaels Grab Bag

    I love grab bags! I remember when I was a little girl begging my mom to buy me a grab bag. Every once in awhile, I would get lucky and she would let my sister and I have one!   Today…

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    October Road Trips Part 2

    I’m back home and ready to share the last leg of my October road trips part 2 with you!When I last left you, I was saying good-bye to Round Top, Texas and heading to my home town of El Reno,…