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  • Our Anniversary Celebrations

    britta December 16, 2020

    My husband and I are celebrating our 5th wedding anniversary this weekend and while we like to keep our celebrations simple, especially this year, we have a few traditions… Like cake! We had eight cakes at our wedding. I can’t completely remember why – for one thing I was trying not to spend a ton of money and I learned about a tradition in some places where prominent women are…

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  • OH HI at Home!

    britta December 9, 2020

    When the pandemic hit, and really even before that, I had been analyzing and thinking hard about the world of retail. I have run retail businesses before. It’s a big challenge and a huge time commitment! And considering the times we are in now, it…

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  • Holiday Gift Guide 2020!

    britta November 23, 2020

    DIY CHEESE KIT / PRODUCE BAGS / MUSTARD & CO GIFT PACK / HAYDEN FLOUR MILLS / THAI FOR 2 / GRAIN SALT CELLAR / HAND PIE SUBSCRIPTION / SAN JUAN SEA SALT / SLINGSHOT COFFEE SODA BRIGHT DAY BATH AND BODY: VISIT THEIR WEBSITE…

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  • Shop Local: Grays Harbor

    britta November 16, 2020

    We are working away on a gift guide, but I’d love to share a list of local businesses in my community for those who live nearby and are looking for ways to support small businesses this season. I can’t say for certain if any of…

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  • 5 Family Friendly Comfort Meals for Fall

    britta November 9, 2020

    Kabocha Squash Shrimp This is one of my favorite comfort meals which I only recently discovered. Since my mother-in-law is from the Philippines, my husband was raised on filipino cooking and I’ve also become accustomed to eating many dishes I was only made of aware…

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  • Our House

    britta October 5, 2020

    Did you ever watch HGTV House Hunters and just yell at the TV because someone didn’t want to buy a house because of the paint color on the walls? Well, it seems absurd but then you actually go out looking for a house and you’re…

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  • Modern Bed Frames & What We Bought!

    ohhihandpies_qouh6h September 24, 2020

    After recently deciding to upgrade to a new organic mattress and make it a King size! We realized we needed a good solid frame for the type of mattress we planned to purchase. I haven’t had an actual bed frame that wasn’t just the metal…

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  • Meditations on Lavender

    britta April 28, 2020

    While I was pulling apart this lavender to be used for some unknown future project, I started thinking about the life of this lavender – and also, just how very farmy I felt in the moment.  For one, I was wearing a black and white…

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  • Bullet Journal 2.0

    ohhihandpies_qouh6h April 27, 2020

    A few years ago I started using a bullet journal to keep myself in order… well, mostly to keep my mind in order. It helped so much! I was a new mom, running a business and working on readjusting my expectations for what “productivity” really…

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