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spring

DIY: Stamped Napkins

Today I'm feeling mellow yellow and linen napkins! With spring around the corner, I've done some tidying up around the house and found some of my favorite linen napkins. I grew up in a house where we didn't use linen napkins at all. Perhaps they were to fancy, like something that should only come out when there’s company or a special occasion. Or ma[...]

Sunflowers, Butterflies, and Muffins

It almost seems like millions of sunflowers were planted for everyone to enjoy here in Okinawa, Japan. A truly spectacular sight! I have always dreamed of having our own little farm with goats, chickens, horses and a garden full of some of my favorite flowers. I feel like I've been living that dream here! We live in a beautiful area where we are five m[...]

Easter Brunch For Two

As we are getting ready for another PCS move, I find myself clinging to things more than ever. We moved to Japan three years ago with very few things, and now I have to make yet another sacrifice and let go of the things I've bought throughout the three years here. It's always a challenge and overwhelming processes to pack your home up and go. I consid[...]

Simple Spring Centerpiece

It's been three wonderful years in Japan, although our journey is slowly coming to an end I know another wonderful one will begin. Spring is only a few weeks away and here the Cherry Blossom Trees are in full bloom, the Sunflowers are standing tall, and as far as you can see, Cosmos flowers are everywhere. It seems like the whole country is in a c[...]