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Date Night In- 1980s

I heart the 80s. The music of the time still has some of my favorite jams. Madonna, Culture Club, Whitney Houston, Michael Jackson, Tears for Fears…I had quite the record collection for a 6 year old. It’s time for an 80s date night in! Whip out those scrunchies for your side pony, put on those […]

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Friday Finds September 30

How is tomorrow already October? This year is flying by! I’m not complaining though. Cooler temps, changing leaves, everything spooky and it’s my birthday month! October is my favorite. This week’s finds include a new Halloween favorite, a super cute sweater, an easy weeknight meal and a book to look forward to. It’s All Just […]

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Friday Finds September 23

Happy Fall Y’all! This is my absolute favorite season and I cannot wait to put out my autumn decor. Truthfully some items have already made it out of the bins but I couldn’t help it. This week’s finds include a seasonal beverage, a scary movie roundup, a cozy dinner and some fall craft ideas. Mulled […]

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Crafting a Charcuterie Board

Even though charcuterie boards seem simple, making them for the first time can be a bit overwhelming. You have a picture in your head of what you want it to look like but how do you actually pull it off. Which meats and cheeses should you choose? How do you know which additional items to […]

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Friday Finds September 16

Woohoo it’s finally Friday! This has been a busy week for me, but it has flown by. We’re only a week away from my favorite season, fall. 🙂 This week’s finds include an apple recipe, some throwback shoes, an interesting podcast episode, and some festive fall drinks. Honey & Apple Ruffle Milk Cake Apple season […]

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Friday Finds September 9

I.am.tired. Well, the first two days of Kindergarten happened and I think I need a month to recover. Teaching is tough you guys, I don’t care how long you’ve been doing it, each new batch of students is so different and comes with their own baggage. Hug a teacher, thank a teacher, we’re tired and […]

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Friday Finds September 2

This was my first week back to get ready for the school year and I am exhausted. And I don’t even have students yet! Getting back into a routine is always tough but I’ll get there. This week’s finds include some fall travel inspiration, a time saving breakfast, a new show, and a holiday treat. […]

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Friday Finds August 26

This Friday marks the end of my summer break. It’s been a great couple of months and I can’t complain about having the time off to rest and recharge for the new school year BUT I’d like a few more weeks 😉 haha! I spent time this week indulging in meals out (SoPo Seafood is […]

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Friday Finds August 19

It’s Friday! I’ve had a pretty chill week. We got a TON of rain in Maine midweek which gave me the opportunity to catch up on some emails and do a little online professional development. The rain was lovely though and it has seemed to reawaken the gardens in the neighborhood. A mid-August bonus 🙂 […]

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Friday Finds August 12

Happy Friday! I hope your week has been going well. We have finally gotten a break from the heat in Maine(yay!), so being outside is SO much more enjoyable. This week’s finds include a travel app, a salmon recipe, a self care article and a no fail vase. Trecco “A community-driven recommendation platform for inspiration, […]

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Friday Finds August 5

Happy first Friday of August! As much as summer is not my favorite it can slow down a little bit. I think I have only 3 more Fridays until teacher PD (professional development) starts back up and we need to start getting classrooms ready for students. Yikes!Slow down summer! This week’s finds include some beautiful […]

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Friday Finds July 29

I cannot believe that it’s the last weekend of July! It feels like it was just June and now August is upon us and I will be back in the classroom before I know it. I still have a little bit of time though 🙂 This week’s finds include a summer cocktail, a photo collection, […]

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Friday Finds July 22

Holy Moly it’s been hot and humid this week. Many days were spent by the pool, at the beach, and reading at home with the AC cranked. Is it October yet? This week’s finds include some hot weather recipes, a throwback beverage, safety tips and movie to look forward to. Healthy Summer Recipes I have […]

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Friday Finds July 15

Bonjour and Happy Friday! We’ve been in Paris so there may be a little theme today 🙂 This week’s finds include some travel tips, a cute hotel, a Notre Dame update and where to find a refreshing beverage. How to Not Look Like a Tourist in France The French have the reputation for being rude […]

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Friday Finds July 8

What a beautiful stretch of weather we’ve been having in Maine. I hope the weather has been just as wonderful where you are. This week’s finds include some walking tips, meatless Monday ideas, ways to stay cool and cat videos for a cause. Level Up Those Daily Walks I have been going on sunrise walks […]

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Friday Finds July 1

What?!?! How is it July already? This weekend is an extended break for many and there will be fireworks, gatherings and yummy cookouts. Fingers crossed for good weather! This week’s finds include some mocktails, a cookout favorite, and some Stranger Things. Festive Mocktails I love a good mocktail! As the temperatures get warmer it’s nice […]

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Friday Finds- June 24

Happy first Friday of summer! I have to admit summer is not my favorite season. I’m more of a fall person, I like wearing sweaters more than shorts. Summer in Maine is pretty nice so I’ll try not to complain too much about the humidity. This week’s finds include a strawberry recipe, a refreshing cocktail, […]

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Friday Finds June 17

Woohoo! I am officially on break for the Summer and this time to rest and recharge is SO needed. This week’s finds include a fruity dessert, some more summer ideas, a cookbook, and Zillow for chateaux. Tarte aux Fruits Frais I love a good summer tart recipe and this fresh fruit tart looks amazing. It […]

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Friday Finds June 10

Happy Friday! This was a much better week for me. I’m feeling so much better and am starting to get some energy back. Andrew’s birthday was this week as well so even though we’re both recovering from Covid we tried to celebrate his special day. This week’s finds include a hydration boost, a rainbow snack, […]

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Friday Finds June 3

Happy Friday! This has not been a fun week, Covid finally caught up with me and I have to say I am not a fan. I’ve had a super bad headache all week and I all I want to do is sleep. I was totally fine Monday morning, got up at 5:00 and went for […]

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Friday Finds May 27

Happy Friday! And Happy Birthday to my mom! I hope her day is filled with warm bread, fresh lilacs and walks on the beach. This week’s finds include a bistro sandwich, a sassy mug, a summer candle and a throwback show. Classics Croque Monsieur I had some leftover Gruyère cheese from making my salmon quiche […]

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