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Gluten Free Potato Soup with Shrimp and Bacon

This gluten free creamy potato soup with sauteed garlic shrimp and bacon crumbles is the ultimate comfort food for the cold winter months. [post contains affiliate links, which means we make a small commission, at NO additional cost to you, if a purchase is made. thanks…

front porch with white door

Neutral Fall Front Porch Decor

Bring on the rustic charm with these neutral fall front porch decor ideas that are sure to inspire! Sources for the decor are at the end of the post. [post contains affiliate links, which means we make a small commission, at NO additional cost to…

white bean chili soup in white bowl on wood backdrop

Gluten Free White Bean Chicken Chili

Calling all soup lovers! This gluten free white bean chicken chili is an easy-to-make, one-pot soup that is sure to keep you warm and satisfied! You know it’s fall when… it’s finally cooler outside than in the house. This glorious moment happened last week while…

green and neutral fall tablescape

Non-Traditional Fall Decor + DIY Ideas

Sharing a roundup of non-traditional fall decor and DIY ideas that are sure to inspire you this fall season! [post contains affiliate links, which means we make a small commission, at NO additional cost to you, if a purchase is made. thanks for supporting north country…

chicken fajita soup in green bowl

Gluten Free Creamy Chicken Fajita Soup

This gluten free, creamy chicken fajita soup is a quick dinner idea the whole family will love! As we say ‘hello’ to September, it’s also time to welcome back to all things fall… which most importantly includes favorites like chunky sweaters, plaid anything, cute boots…

Simple Dollar Store Fall Wreath

If you have ten minutes and $5 you can make this simple dollar store fall wreath! [post contains affiliate links, which means we make a small commission, at NO additional cost to you, if a purchase is made. thanks for supporting north country nest!] I feel…

chewy granola bars on wooden cutting board

Gluten Free Chewy Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Granola Bars

These easy-to-make gluten free chewy oatmeal chocolate chip granola bars are a delicious and healthy way to satisfy those hunger cravings! Today’s granola bar rendition is a little different from the previous coconut bites and no-bake bars in that you a) need to throw it…

Two and a Half Year House-iversary Tour

With our one-year wedding anniversary only a few days away, I thought it was fitting to celebrate another exciting milestone: two and a half years in the house! Two and a half years of renovations, projects, furniture builds, sanding, house conversations, building, tearing down, planning…

The Garage Update: Putting Up the Walls

You guys. We have a GARAGE. Not just a slab… but actual walls and a covered ceiling and a doorway and window space and garage door space and oh my goodness, WE HAVE A GARAGE! Day one. The festivities began at about 6:30 a.m. on…

granola bites on white plate

No Bake Peanut Butter + Chocolate + Rolled Coconut Gluten Free Energy Bites

These no bake gluten free energy bites are made from chocolate, peanut butter and coconut; not only quick-and-easy to make but equally delicious! Friends. With the risk of sounding inappropriate, these chocolate coconut balls are ah-mazing. Get your mind outta the gutter. I’m talking about…

outdoor deck with outdoor furniture

Outdoor Deck Reveal + Decorating for Summer

Sharing details on the brand new outdoor deck + how we’re decorating for summer. [post contains affiliate links, which means we make a small commission, at NO additional cost to you, if a purchase is made. thanks for supporting north country nest!] Friends, we are so…

granola bar with chocolate chips

No Bake Gluten Free Chocolate Peanut Butter Granola Bars

Beat those hunger cravings with these delicious, no-bake gluten free chocolate peanut butter granola bars. Even better –  with only five ingredients, they’re quick and easy to make! I have a slight obsession with granola bars. And by slight, I mean total and complete love…

Summer Bathroom Decor

Sharing memories of summer and simple summer bathroom decor for ideas and inspiration. Hello, August. It’s nice to see you again. This time last year, we were hauling block for the garage foundation, counting down the days until we got hitched and had a stress…

7 Gluten Free Garden Tomato Recipes

Put those garden tomatoes to good use with these 7 gluten free garden tomato recipes.  I feel like it was just yesterday that we were planning the garden and picking out the veggies we were going to plant. There were endless discussions in the middle…

wood kitchen table with black chairs

Simple Summer Decor for the Kitchen

Add charm to your kitchen with these simple summer decor ideas! Lots of white space, minimal decor and fresh flowers on every surface!  As I mentioned in our guest bedroom tour last week, simplicity is the name of the game this summer. As I paired…

cucumber mint champagne cocktail

Cucumber Mint Fizz Cocktail

This easy-to-make cucumber mint fizz cocktail is a refreshing blend of garden ingredients and champagne – another perfect drink to enjoy during these hot summer days.  Apparently, July is drink-experimenting month here at North Country Nest. We’ve got a constant rotation of new veggies and…

fresh flowers on bedroom tray

Simple Blue Summer Bedroom Decor

Add style and charm to your room this summer with these simple blue summer bedroom decor ideas that are sure to inspire you! Shop this room with decor sources at the end of the post. [post contains affiliate links, which means we make a small…

cocktails on cutting board with strawberry mint garnish

Strawberry Mint Fizz Cocktail

Kick back and relax with this refreshing Strawberry Mint Fizz Cocktail. It’s the perfect drink for those relaxing summer days. [post contains affiliate links, which means we make a small commission, at NO additional cost to you, if a purchase is made. thanks for supporting…

The Re-Sealed & Re-Painted Front Porch

See how we refinished our front porch with new sealer, new paint and a little bit of work. [post contains affiliate links, which means we make a small commission, at NO additional cost to you, if a purchase is made. thanks for supporting north country nest!]…

peach and lemon slice on smoothie

Garden Recipe: Five Ingredient Peach Rhubarb Smoothie

This five ingredient peach rhubarb smoothie is the perfect blend of sweet and sour and a great way to use that fresh rhubarb from the garden! [post contains affiliate links, which means we make a small commission, at NO additional cost to you, if a purchase…