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October, November, December. Ninety-two days of pure magic. And, as magical days tend to do, they fly by.  Last year around this time, Christopher was gone, and it sucked. Plain and simple. But I told myself that I really wanted to savor my favorite season, even if elements of it did suck. Even if I […]


Savor the Season, However it May Be.

If you’re anything like me, you’re ecstatic that the time for pumpkin spice coffee is here again. But if you’re anything like me, you probably don’t love how much money it would cost to indulge in how many pumpkin spice lattes you would actually like to drink.  Fall makes me want to be Martha Stewart […]


I Tried Them For You: 5 Popular Pumpkin Spice Creamer Recipes & How They Compare.

In case you’re new around here, I’ll let you in on a very important fact about me: I start celebrating fall on September first. I love summer. Pool days and fruit and slower days…it’s the best. I’m a Florida girl, a summer girl, but fall is the season that holds my heart.  I love this […]


The Swing Forward Camp.

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