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This is the place where I get to share photos from sessions with amazing people, like you, tips for a smooth wedding, our family "Wilderness Mowers" adventures in frugal living and exploring where we live, and plenty of fun and real life. Start scrolling or click a category on the side to dive in!

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Picking blackberries at the end of summer is becoming one of our family traditions here, and this year was one for the books!

Picking Blackberries

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Maple tapping in Arizona? We had to see if it was possible, and we learned a lot!

The Lemonade Chronicles: Maple Tapping

Homemade Caramel Recipe

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Really, it is easy! I’ve broken down the scary stuff of candy making into something YOU CAN DO! Really!

Easy Caramels Recipe

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This is the ultimate comfort food. In fact I could eat a whole pot of it right now!

Instant Pot Chicken and Dumplings