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12 Reasons to Embrace Small Space Living


December 31, 2019

I truly believe that any house can be a home no matter what the size! Our house is a 1350 sq ft bungalow built in 1993. It took vision to see its potential, but now we love small space living! Here are 12 reasons to embrace small space living! #1 The Price is Right In […]


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Host a Fun Fall Campfire Party at Home!


October 6, 2019

The girls have been asking to have a fall campfire ever since the air turned colder here a few weeks ago! So on a nice crisp afternoon, I set up a surprise fall campfire party for them. It was quick and easy and you could throw it together with things you already own. I bought […]


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Endy Mattress – My Honest Review


June 20, 2019

I was so excited to try the Endy mattress on a 100-day trial basis. I had read great reviews and was hoping that this mattress would be the answer to some of the problems we’ve experienced with traditional mattresses. The Search for Better Sleep I’ve been in search of a better sleep for a long […]


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10 Reasons Why I use a Paper Planner


April 8, 2019

In this digital age we live in it is so easy to become overwhelmed. Screen time and technology addiction is on the rise. People aren’t connecting the way they used to. Using a paper planner is one step that I’ve taken to minimize digital overload. I had been thinking of switching to a paper planner […]


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10 tips to reach 10K – how to authentically gain followers on Instagram!


March 22, 2019

I’ve been asked a lot about how I grew my Instagram account and continue to gain followers on Instagram. I grew my account to 10K followers on Instagram in about 6 months, which seems like fast growth to some and slow to others. It’s all relative and I am no expert, but I’m happy to […]


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3 Eco-Friendly Home Product Swaps!


March 5, 2019

This year we’ve been focusing on how to make our home more eco-friendly …how to consume less and waste less. Sometimes the state of the world feels overwhelming and you wonder what you can do, if anything, to make a difference. I’ve rounded up 3 eco-friendly products for the home that can make taking the […]


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I'm Amanda and I’m passionate about creating a well loved and well lived in home for my family and I'd love to help you do the same! 

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