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Spring Shedding In Your Home & Heart

Even though spring may be full of new blossoms and green grass, it seems to be a natural season to shed, transform and try new things. So this year, our family decided to order caterpillars online to grow into BUTTERFLIES. Disclaimer, this wouldn’t be our first time we’ve grown caterpillars in our home. But the last time we did, the kids were so little… and my son doesn’t even remember. So I thought to myself, this will be a fun thing to do and the perfect time! But when the box first showed up on our door step, I didn’t know they were delivered! Of course the day they were delivered, it was 40 degrees outside. So when I opened...

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The Gift of T I M E

As I have gotten older I often think about time, and spending time with the people I love. Age is funny like that, don’t you think?    Have you ever reflected on how you spend your time? It’s so easy to find time for some things and not others. (And then there are the things you just HAVE to do. Dishes, grocery shopping, laundry... Lawd, the never ending laundry. ). What do you prioritize? Work, family, vacation?  Maybe you’re reflecting and seeing you need to change your time commitments to more quality vs. quantity. Or perhaps you’re seeing how little time you’re spending on the important stuff. (I may be feeling convicted -Guilty!)    My grandpa (who is no longer...

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Cooking With Mom | Blogger: Ann Schellinger - Milwaukee Home Design and Organizing

Cooking With Mom What does every mother want on Mother’s Day? Every year I ask that my children don’t fight for one day! Besides that, I think every mom just wants to spend time together. Don’t get me wrong, the over decorated, jewel encrusted, hand-made gifts are sure to please. But who has had breakfast in bed orchestrated by their family on Mother’s Day? What did they serve you? Toaster waffles with coffee or orange juice? This year, why not plan to cook together, it can be a treasured gift that can keep on giving.    Full disclosure, I didn’t grow up in the kitchen cooking with my mom. But I wish I had. I wish I had memories to...

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Let's Get Our Craft On!

Something crafty is coming to Oconomowoc!   We couldn't wait to share this news with you!   We are so excited for our 2nd location!.  We will be adding workshops and event rentals in this amazing space.   You will be able to see progress pictures and updates so stay tuned for more updates over he next few weeks!

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