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All the Nature
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If I didn’t have a paralyzing fear of butterflies and wasn’t easily startled, I could see myself being so happy working in a greenhouse environment. I had a wonderful time walking the grounds of the Planting Fields Arboretum but it … Read More

October Baking
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As I write this blog post in the last few hours of October, after a day of attending classes in zombie makeup, I am overcome with both exhaustion and amazement at what I’ve done over the past month. October was … Read More

Homegrown Harvests
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Here are some snapshots I got of our garden before it finished for the season. These are the last of our chili peppers, tomatoes, and our winter melon set up.

September Baking
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When reminiscing back on September, I remember it going by very slowly and being especially hard on me emotionally. It felt as though I was simply trudging through the weeks and waiting for each one to end. The warm weather … Read More

How To Be Okay: Passion Projects
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In between attempts to write this blog post, I’m overcome by fits of coughing that has me doubled over, praying to Yeezus that I don’t make myself gag and vom on my bed. TMI? Too bad. We’re all about being … Read More

Parachute @ The Space at Westbury
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It was the very last night of Parachute’s Wide Awake tour and Will Anderson took a moment between songs to relay to the audience that the past three weeks on tour did not come without its difficulties. Specifically, it has … Read More

Life Succs Less With These Guys
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I’ve completely lost track of which species my succulents are because I’ve amassed so many while also propagating so many at the same time. That said, one of my oldest succulents (species unknown) became etiolated over this past winter and … Read More

Troye Sivan: “WILD” ft. Alessia Cara
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With everything that Troye Sivan does, whether it’s music or YouTube videos, it’s clear that there’s a distinct style to the content he produces and I really admire that. Across all his endeavors, there continues to remain a cohesive branding … Read More

Me & Mrs F: “Tonight You Belong to Me”
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I always adore the covers that Tom and Giovanna Fletcher make together but this one takes on a more special meaning to me than their other videos. The song hit me during a period in my life where its lyrics … Read More

Acknowledging My Patterns
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“‘New Romantics’ is about the way we fall into patterns in everything we do – the way we live, the way we think, the way we create – but we are curiously aware of those same patterns so we are … Read More

Nancy the Plant Mom
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It’s been over a year since my infatuation with succulent plants started and while my obsession has lessened in severity, my love for the cute little plants has┬ásustained. In the chaos of life, nothing is more peaceful to me than … Read More

Adele: “Make You Feel My Love”
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I always go back to this song and each time that I do, it gives me such a peace of mind. It reiterates truths and values I hold high in regard to how I live my life and it’s always … Read More