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Happy Weekend!

Photo of Norway via Cup of Jo Thought I’d join the rest of the bloggers this week and provide you with some friday eye candy/inspiration. Here’s a few goodies for you from around the web that caught my eye this

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Berries, Berries, Berries

A few weekends ago the husb and I went berry picking. On this amazing, pesticide-free farm out in the beautiful oregon countryside (Thank you, Annmarie for introducing me. I’m hooked). Now I have more berries than I know what to

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The Bluest Lake I Ever Did See

Here are a few shots of my Dad’s Christmas gift from us this past weekend. Best chips in the world + really, really high elevation. My dad’s tent… Our tent… As ironic as this was, we were thankful for our

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Peach Baby

I’m 13 weeks now! Next week (finally) begins the second trimester! Hooray! Momma hasn’t grown a ton this week, but our sweet baby sure has! He/she is the size of a whole peach! Can’t really tell I’m pregnant from the front

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Summer Food Inspiration

Since summer here in the northwest has only just begun I thought I’d send some summer recipes your way that I’ve been enjoying and drooling over… Watermelon Salad with Feta, Olives, and Basil… This idea and combination of flavors blows

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Lemony Basil Pasta Goodness

This recipe knocked my socks off. Seriously. It’s an amazing concoction of fresh lemon, cream, and basil that is a perfect summer dish. It is refreshing, loaded with flavor, and ridiculously easy. Three necessities for summertime cooking in my book.

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‘Tis the Season

Have raspberries coming out your ears from all those u-pick farms? Don’t know what to do with them all? Well, look no further. I made the yummiest muffins using fresh raspberries I picked with my friend last Saturday. I also

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Obsessed

So apparently this is an Anthropologie fashion post. I did, in fact, put on nearly all Anthropologie pieces without realizing it this morning. I am, unashamedly, obsessed. In my defense, I do have to mention that though this skirt is

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Roses and Picnics

Over the weekend the Mr. and I had a picnic in the rose gardens at Washington Park. If you haven’t been yet, I highly recommend. The gardens are in full bloom and gorgeous right now. And then topping it off with

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A Summer Cocktail

Sangria anyone? Sangrias are one of my all time favorite drinks to enjoy during summertime. Wine, tons of sweet fruit, crisp— what more could you ask for in a summer beverage? Here’s a very simple, basic sangria recipe that is

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