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Six Years of Marriage

Tomorrow, Michael and I will be celebrating our sixth wedding anniversary. We’ll be dancing to this song that we danced our first dance to, and listening to this one that I danced with my dad and cried the whole way through … Continue reading

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An Instagram Magnet Legacy and Giveaway from PicPack!

I have a few pieces of news (ish?) to share today. We have lost not one but two of our beloved chickens from our brood in the last few months. Lorraine was the first to go beofre we left for … Continue reading

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Around These Parts

Why hello! That was officially the longest unexpected blog hiatus I’ve accidentally ever taken. Returning to Dublin from the States after a month away, giving too many walking tours in too few days, trips to Limerick and Cork in the … Continue reading

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Chicken Update: Like Christmas Every Morning

In the last few weeks, I’ve been cursing our urban chickens a little more than I’ve been appreciating them. I had no idea how smart chickens are. Those girls are so persistent in their efforts to escape captivity. I also had no idea … Continue reading

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A Cosy Night In with Debenhams

    {Coco helping model that cool stag’s head cushion that’s been added to our living room} A few weeks ago, in the depths of winter when I was starting to lose hope that the sun would ever come out … Continue reading

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In Season / February Blooms

Spring just about fully sprung in Dublin this week. And not a moment too soon. While it’s still chilly outside, we had a few days of sunshine in a row and all of a sudden flowers are popping. After a … Continue reading

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Bedroom Reveal and a Moss Cottage Giveaway!

After a harrowing weekend dealing with a hacked website (I’m sorry if you visited and weren’t able to see anything!), I am finally, finally, finally ready to share the reveal of our bedroom makeover! And there’s even a fun giveaway … Continue reading

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Make Over Inspiration / DIY Projects

The house painting really is almost done. Really. We have one bathroom to give a final coat of Atlantic Spray (not blue grey in the end, more like dark blue teal and I love it), and I have one stealthy paint … Continue reading

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Jewel Tones / Apartment Make Over Inspiration

Happy Monday, friends! We spent the bulk of the weekend either painting or cleaning up after painting. It was riveting, and Michael and I nearly killed each other. Painting a house does not a happy marriage make! Especially when we … Continue reading

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Pretty Prints

I’ve got a little decorating project percolating. I can’t divulge all the details yet, but it’s been constantly on my brain the last few weeks so I want to share a few little fun ideas I’m trying to incorporate. And … Continue reading

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