Snorkeling with manatees in Florida

  I had a chance to do one of those once in a lifetime things.  Those things that you think, ‘that would be really cool to do’, but you never really think you will get a chance to do.  I did it.  I went snorkeling with manatees.  And yes, it was totally as cool as […]

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Adding a Guest House

We decided that we wanted to add a small guest house to our property.  We don’t want our main house to be very large, so we decided a small guest house will be a better fit.  Our plans are to eventually put in a bathroom for guests.  We would like to start hosting disabled veterans […]

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Diffuser Blends for the New Year

  Grateful Heart Blend 2 drops Ginger 2 drops Clove 2 drops Thieves 2 drops Cinnamon   Meditation Blend 3 drops Peppermint 3 drops Lavender   Deep Breathing 3 drop Eucalyptus Blue 3 drops Peppermint   Energize 2 drops Lemon 2 drops Lime 2 drops Grapefruit 2 drops Orange

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My favorite Fall Diffuser Blends

  I came home from a week long trip to Disney and my house smells like dog.  Not cute, freshly washed dog either.  The first thing I did when I walked in the door is put some oils in the diffuser.  The only hard part was picking which blend to use. Autumn Hike Blend does […]

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DIY Deck Build

Step one – Buy land. Step two – Build Deck and Boat Dock. Wait, what?  You built your deck and boat dock before your house?  Yes, we did.  We have our priorities.  And they include fun stuff first, then the house.  We will be living full time in our RV while we take our time […]

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Pumpkin Spice Trail Mix

Can’t get enough pumpkin spice?  Well, then this is the trail mix recipe for you.  My youngest is a pumpkin spice aholic.  And because she is ten and can’t drink coffee yet, we have to find other pumpkin spice recipes.  Not that there is any shortage.  We made this one because it will be a […]

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