San Fran for the Married Soul

San Francisco Travel

Originally I wanted this post to be about all the activities we did in San Francisco but the truth is, for this trip we did most of the touristy things you can find on any other travel blog. What we both got out of this trip was a gentle reminder of how important time together…

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Skinworks makes my skin go ahhh

My m
other is in town and typically we go get pedicure or do something relaxing. This time she came out I got to pick what we were going to do. I remembered a while ago I had the chance to go get a facial at Skinworks school which was amazing

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Kitchen DIY: Part 4 – Granite and DIY granite cleaner

Believe it or not, for almost a year, I lived with a TILE counter top in my kitchen. Tile… are you kidding me?! For a clean freak, such as myself (yes, I vacuum almost daily, wash my walls and baseboards, and have been known to scrub my floor grout with a toothbrush), this was a very difficult time for me. I mean, grout where I prepare and put food – yuck. So getting new counter tops, was a HUGE deal for me…

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An Abundance of Apricots

This month I unexpectedly became a fruit farmer. Our new house came complete with an oversized and under-pruned apricot tree that was weighed down by hundreds of pretty little apricots, so many apricots…

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Millennial Dating

Hey you guys…so most of you know that I’m a LDS single young woman living in Utah and heading into my late twenties. First, I love being single, I love being independent (I know thats what all single women say) but really that’s how I feel.

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The Library: My Summer Lifeline

Recently, I traded my 3 days a week hanging out in a cubicle with a view for a job as a full-time kid wrangler/pre-school teacher/diaper changer/chef/financial planner. Or as some like to call it, a stay-at-home mom…

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Oh the places I want to go

Lately I have been thinking about traveling…okay I always think about traveling but I really would like to go on a trip next spring. Since I just started a new job and have to accumulate paid time to off I have to wait but that’s good because I can save.

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Kitchen DIY: Part 2 – Our DIY Kitchen Island

When my in-laws decided to renovate their kitchen and asked if we wanted their old oak cabinets, our immediate answer was, “Yes, please!” We (the husband) put most of them in the garage for extra storage, but we (the husband) hand-picked two of the lower cabinets to be made into a little movable island for our kitchen…

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Neighborhood Gelato

I spent a few weeks gorging gelato in Italy when I was in college, and since then I haven’t been able to feel the same way about ice cream. Don’t get me wrong, ice cream is good, but gelato is just better…

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