Monday, March 31, 2014

instaweek

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highlights from my week:
- i got some happy mail from Gina who i met via the snail mail collective! i love getting random & fun things in my mailbox!
- my mother-in-law and my sister-in-law both have puppies that are 6 months apart (i think!) and they had a puppy play date the other day. it's funny because one is a springer spaniel & huge and the other one (pictured) is a poma-poochie and so tiny!
- speaking of happy mail, i got my first Darby Smart box in the mail a few weeks ago and Thomas & i had so much fun woodburning our own cutting board! read all about how awesome Darby Smart is here!
- we have 2 acres of land which has lots of trees on it, but also a field towards the back that's in the middle of the trees. Thomas recently cut the field so we took our dogs out there to play & they LOVED it!

other
i've been working most of the weekend. tomorrow is D Day at work - we go live with our new system, new chart of accounts, and new legal entity set up. so my work life is about to get super busy! i love blogging because for me it is REST. it helps me to process life & think through things & share things & just feel rested. but things may be a little more quiet around here over the next month or two. not stagnant, just a bit more quiet! :)

favorite reads:
Speak Life | Oak + Oats
the simplified series: stress | Our Yellow Door
whole 30: expectations vs reality | Wonderfully Complex


how was your week?


6 comments:

  1. Wishing you the best during this busy season of life! And still in love with that cutting board!

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  2. I love that cutting board! That is so neat.

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  3. 2acres! Lucky duck! So jealous of your home, enjoy all the space you have!

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  4. thank you so much Jenny! :) this week has been so exhausting already, but luckily my husband has been keeping up with the cooking & cleaning!
    ahh we love the cutting board too! i should have made you a TN one for your birthday!! :)

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  5. thanks Jenna!! i LOVED the DIY box & we are loving the cutting board so much!

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  6. ha, thanks Danica! my husband lucked out on finding that much land early on! our house is pretty small, so it's nice to have the extra yard space!

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