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Lessons We’ve Learned Blogging & Celebrating Our Two Year Blogiversary

Today we're celebrating our two year blogiversary and sharing the lessons we've learned from blogging. I cannot believe it’s been two years since we created this little piece of the Internet. Brett’s been away for almost two weeks and as I was talking to him last...

2018 Reader Survey

As we say hello to 2018, we want to make sure we're staying on track and would LOVE your feedback. We've put together a quick and painless reader survey to help us not only understand and get to know you all a  little better but also guide our content decisions and...

15 Adult Party Games

Sharing a roundup of adult party games that are sure to keep your guests entertained and laughing all night long! Welcome to the third annual 12 Days of Christmas Blog Hop! Stop by every day from December first through the twelfth for new ideas you can use to make...
DIY Rustic Wedding Seating Chart

DIY Rustic Wedding Seating Chart

Unlike 90 percent of the pre-wedding activities, the seating chart is not something one can do well in advance. It's one of those annoying activities that can only be completed at a time when the stress level is at its peak - aka the last week before the big 'I Do.'...

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Friday Nesting 1/5

Friday Nesting 1/5

Friday story time. In case you missed this on our Instagram: Last week, I went out for dinner with a friend and got some takeout for Brett. When I got home, all the lights in the house were off, with the exception of a construction light shining towards the front...

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Friday Nesting 12/16

Friday Nesting 12/16

Friday story time. Our heat went out on Monday, just when we entered the cusp of frigid cold here in Minnesota. I wake up earlier then Brett and I usually throw on a sweatshirt as soon as I get up. This served as a barrier to the frozen tundra that was our house. And...

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Friday Nesting 11.18

Friday Nesting 11.18

Friday story time.  Have you ever had the unfortunate opportunity of locking your keys in your car? Well that happened to us last night. And by us, I mean Brett. It's a weird feeling, breaking into your own car. Fortunately, YouTube has some great videos on how...

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Friday Nesting 11/10

Friday Nesting 11/10

Friday story. We’ve had a week to let this sink in and now we can laugh it off and talk about it. I mean, it’s no big deal, but we had to change our wedding date. Here’s what happened. Last week I called the only hotel in Cambridge, Minnesota to book a block of rooms...

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Friday Nesting 10/28

Friday Nesting 10/28

[this post contains affiliate links for your convenience. learn more here] Friday Storytime. Last Wednesday, I left for Las Vegas and Utah with my mom, aunt and grandma. My grandma had one state left to visit – Utah – before she hit all fifty. We crossed the border...

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We’re Brett and Kelly! A husband and wife team tackling our first complete home renovation. We love all things DIY, our two furbabes and lazy summer days out on the lake. Our mission? To inspire you to live a mindful life in a handmade home.

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