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Mostly Homemade Mondays – Week 98

Homemade Mondays is a series for people that are on a journey to better living, via healthier eating and a more natural lifestyle. We realize that there are different paths that we all take to get to that place, and this bloghop celebrates that. Whether you’re a seasoned raw foodist who has banned all things unnatural, or a rookie who is starting out by cutting out junk food, we’d love to hear from you! Link up with your favorite recipes, projects, crafts, or rants and raves.


A weekend away at #peaksofotter

  It’s a rare occurrence that my husband and I go anywhere or do anything without the entire family. So this weekend when we had the chance to go on a mini-vacation in one of our favorite spots on the Blue Ridge Parkway we were like, yeah, we probably deserve to do that. My husband and I met… 

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Less is More: Decorating Secrets to get the most out of your room #HavertysRefresh

You’ve probably spent a lot of time thinking about how to give your home a makeover. The problem is that you always end up with a convoluted, complicated plan. Does decorating have to involve an engineering degree? Most people overcomplicate interior design. Thankfully, this is one area where less is more! When you start with… 

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These garlic rolls can be ready in thirty minutes. As in, thirty minutes from start to stomach. Yep, that’s all! No more waiting time.

Homemade Garlic Knots

I just love homemade bread. It’s especially my favorite when it’s hot and fresh out of the oven. Nothing beats its smell or texture when thickly spread with butter and lightly drizzled with honey. Yum. There is one thing I don’t like about homemade bread making, though. It’s something I absolutely hate and it actually… 

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