Saturday, March 30, 2013

springtime sweets

as if this holiday needed more sugar...
but i couldn't pass up the opportunity 
to bake for the littles of our life- 
much to their delight! 

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baskets of bunnies

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and fuzzy chicks 

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happy easter!

Friday, March 22, 2013

happy list

a collection
of the little things that have made my week

freshly baked cookies
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a weekly necessity
for a hungry husband
(a kitchen sink version of granola-dark chocolate this week... YUM)

soft, sweet, silky knits
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set for blocking

a fresh, peaceful corner
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of our torn-apart home

snail mail
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that says just the right thing

house guests
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of the cutest kind

Thursday, March 21, 2013

a time for cake

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a quiet moment
on the first day of spring
calls for cake


and because
winter citrus
is my favorite thing 
about this much-too-long season

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i bid adieu 
to the cold and grey
with the bright, juicy 

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perfectly acceptable
as breakfast

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savored in the sunlight.

welcome, spring.