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What T.V. Shows My Kids Watch and Why

By: Amanda Magnus When it comes to television, it's something I definitely try to limit when it comes to my kids. A great alternative I've found to having a show on is to just have music playing. But there are times when music isn't going to cut it and there are things I need to… Continue reading What T.V. Shows My Kids Watch and Why

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Grandma’s Cookie Recipes

By: Kristen Finstad   Grandmas are the best - am I right? They're just so sweet and warm and kind, and almost always amazing cooks or bakers. My grandma Bev was no exception. She passed in 2017, so I was lucky to have her around for 24 years of my life. I still miss her… Continue reading Grandma’s Cookie Recipes

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Final Reveal of the Living Room Makeover

By: Amanda Magnus Well this has been a long awaited post. At least it has been for me! You may remember I posted a sneak peak of our living room makeover awhile ago and promised to post again once it was complete. If you missed the first post you can check it out here. Well… Continue reading Final Reveal of the Living Room Makeover

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Spice up The Bachelorette with a fantasy league!

By: Kristen Finstad   As some of you may know, Amanda and I consistently watch The Bachelor, The Bachelorette, and Bachelor in Paradise. We know it's ridiculous, we know it's cheesy, we know it's laughable, but we can't look away. To become just a little more invested in the series, we, along with Brian and… Continue reading Spice up The Bachelorette with a fantasy league!

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Kristen’s Bachelorette Party!

By: Amanda Magnus As you probably saw from Kristen's post earlier this week, we had her bachelorette party this past weekend! It was a busy weekend but so much fun. I mean who doesn't like a reason to go hang out with some of your favorite people?! For the bachelorette party we started off by… Continue reading Kristen’s Bachelorette Party!

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Kristen’s River Falls Bridal Shower

I am so lucky. After a weekend full of pre-wedding celebrations, I've come to the conclusion that I have the very best friends and family. On Saturday, all of the girls got together for a bachelorette party, which we'll talk about on the blog later this week. But on Sunday, my sweet aunts, Elsa and… Continue reading Kristen’s River Falls Bridal Shower

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Gardening and What I’m Planting

By: Amanda Magnus Well it's springtime in Wisconsin even though it definitely hasn't seemed like it with the snow we recently had. With spring comes planting season if you are a gardener. I wouldn't consider myself a gardener but I do enjoy growing a few things each year. Although, my husband will be the first… Continue reading Gardening and What I’m Planting

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Spring Cleaning and Decluttering

By: Kristen Finstad   I know the latest trend is to "Marie Kondo" your house. If you haven't heard of it, it's a Netflix show (that I haven't seen), about decluttering your home by getting rid of things you don't need and organizing the things you do need. I'm sure it's a great show and… Continue reading Spring Cleaning and Decluttering

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An Ice Cream Social Bridal Shower

By: Amanda Magnus This past weekend was a busy one! We celebrated Easter with family and also had a bridal shower for Kristen. I can't believe their wedding is only 6 weeks away! I love planning parties, it's just what makes me happy. I love the planning process, figuring out the fine details and seeing… Continue reading An Ice Cream Social Bridal Shower

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My Makeup and Skincare Routine

By: Kristen Finstad   Happy Tuesday! Hope everyone had a wonderful Easter weekend. This post is a day late because Amanda and I were out of town for a long weekend with family, so hopefully you didn't miss us too much. 🙂 Today, I'm chatting about my makeup and skincare routine and the products I… Continue reading My Makeup and Skincare Routine