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Friday flowers ~ garden pickings

Happy Friday Cottage Fix Crew! How ’bout this scrappy collection of garden pickings I rustled together into a bouquet of sorts. Grin. It stormed like crazy here Wednesday with hail pelting down and buckets of rain pouring from our rooftop. I went around the house checking for water coming in to the sound of the clanking ice. No water! Phew. Apparently trees went down all over the neighborhood, so we were lucky here to just have flying yard debris. Our […]

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Happy Thanksgiving 2016

Happy Thanksgiving! I’m usually in charge of the pies and corn pudding and this year is no exception. My daughter helped me with the pies this year and she added her artistic touch. She hand cut leaves out of pie crust for the edge of the apple pie with the lattice top. And I made The Pioneer Woman pecan pie recipe. Have a lovely Thanksgiving! xoxo Sally

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Blog It Forward with Wayfair

Salutations! I’m blogging in today with a big chill on the way Cottage Fix friends and it’s beginning to feel a lot like Christmas. There’s something about this time of year that seems to put a magnifying glass on life; things that are happy seem happier and things that are sad much sadder. Well it seems that I have the chance to spread a bit of good in my tiny slice of the world. So here we go… I’m happy […]

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yoga for fitness and an Aurorae give-away

Hola Cottage Fix friends! A few months back I mentioned that Mr. Macho and I started a wellness makeover—the muffin top and potbelly had gotten out of control I’m afraid. We began counting calories, drinking more water, walking more, and lifting weights at our local YMCA. I also started taking a few yoga and cardio classes, sometimes on my own and sometimes with friends. I must admit, it was much easier to start a new class knowing a buddy was […]

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