One-Word Resolution for 2018

Happy 2018! Are you ready for a new year? I’ve never been big on New Years resolutions. Instead, I pick an action word that will encompass what I want my year to be. I aim for it. No promises. No expectations. No insurmountable hurdles. Just living my life with that word in mind. This year… Continue reading One-Word Resolution for 2018

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Love & Hot Chocolate Printable

It’s the Christmas season and what better way to celebrate than to give! I created a FREE printable to share with you featuring one of my favorite quotes from Peanuts creator, Charles M. Schulz. “All you need is love, but a little hot chocolate now and then doesn’t hurt.” Isn’t that the truth? This season… Continue reading Love & Hot Chocolate Printable


Small Maker Holiday Gift Guide 2017

Support small business and local makers this holiday season. A gift guide highlighting makers, a preview of their products, and the inside scoop on promo codes to save money this shopping season.

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Warm & Cozy Throw Blankets under $50

It’s November! How in the heck did that happen? Well, here in Wisconsin it definitely feels like late Fall (if not Winter). The air is crisp, the leaves are gone and every once in a while you catch a flurry or two. I’m not quite ready for knee-deep snow, but a lazy day snuggled up… Continue reading Warm & Cozy Throw Blankets under $50

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Free “Hello Pumpkin” Printable

Well Hello Pumpkin, Happy National Pumpkin Day! I didn’t even know that was a thing, but now that I do…and it’s totally worth celebrating! I’ve had this illustration tucked away for some time and thought it was the perfect day to share it.  Print, style and share this pumpkin freebie. Pumpkins are cute, yummy, and… Continue reading Free “Hello Pumpkin” Printable

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Recipe: Roasted Pumpkin Seeds

With Halloween fast approaching, I thought it would be fun to rerun one of my first blog posts. My recipe for Roasted Pumpkin Seeds. It’s one of my family’s favorite recipes and a tradtion that we partake in every year. Enjoy! ~M Original Run Date: October 30, 2016 It is Halloween weekend! Where did October go?… Continue reading Recipe: Roasted Pumpkin Seeds

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Friday Favorite: Wick + Fiber

Hey there friends! I thought I would pop in and share another one of my small maker Friday Favorites. So maybe farmhouse style a la Joanna Gaines is not your thing, maybe you’re more mod and dig BOHO or maybe you like to mix your styles up a bit and do it all ( I… Continue reading Friday Favorite: Wick + Fiber