POLYVORE SETS…October is breast cancer awareness month!

As you all know, Ciarra and I just love playing on Polyvore. It is a fun and creative way to come up with new ways to style outfits, or even be inspired to make a new one for yourself. This month is Breast Cancer Awareness month. On Polyvore they are having a contest called “I […]

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OH HAPPY DAY! Thankful Thursday!!

Today I have much to be thankful for. Despite it being a very tiring and stressful week, I have accomplished much, and also had a few pleasant surprises. Yesterday morning very early, I submitted my “Cabin 8” plaid coat to the BurdaStyle site, and when I logged on last night, I was very pleased to […]

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My “Cabin 8” Plaid Coat

Here it is…My “Cabin 8” plaid coat!In my very first post, I talked about how I found a picture of a coat they used to sell on ModCloth that was called the “Homemade Marshmallows coat”. I really liked the warmth and style of the coat, and thought it would be perfect for the chilly days […]

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Jefferson Vineyards and Tho Old Village…

Here are some pics from the Jefferson Vineyards and the touristy Village we stopped at on the way down the mountain. I really liked the location of the Jefferson Vineyards. It was really pretty. We had a really nice Sunday… See the Spider?  And then the little Village….. Cute place with tons of tourist goodies. […]

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Carter Mountain Orchard visit

As I have mentioned a few times before, this past weekend we took a trip to Carter Mountain Orchards in Charlottesville, VA.It was a warm and sunny day…and a weekend,which always means crowds. Normally my family and I do not visit any place that will draw crowds like this on a weekend. Usually we use […]

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Two of our stock shots used on the TLC website! and my schedule

This morning as I was sipping my tea, I decided to take a look around the web to see if any of our stock images were being utilized. Today I was pleasantly surprised to see that TLC was using two of them. Our BBQ tofu skewers shot Our Halloween Candy eyeballs shot I love it […]

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HAPPY OCTOBER! Ciarra’s favorite finds…Vampire Kiss

HAPPY OCTOBER!!!YAY!!!! It is one of my favorite months of the year!!! Bust out your orange and black and lets get this party started!!! Today marks the start of a magical month. I already have a ton of stuff to do, and appointments booked, so it doesn’t look like there will be any slowing down […]

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Farm stand fun!

There is a place down the road from my house where we like to purchase local produce. It is called ‘Farmer’s Daughter’. John and I went there yesterday to pick up some veggies for the meals we will be having this week. As you can see fall is definitely here. The luscious bounty surrounded us, […]

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Soren with our scarves…and photowalk!

I recently knitted a scarf of autumnal tones. I used a seed stitch, which is one of my favorites. I learned how to knit not long ago, so while it is not perfect, I think it came out ok considering my level of experience. I have to say I really love to knit! I am […]

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