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Our New Life on the Oregon Coast Forever: Part One

Our New Life on the Oregon Coast Forever / Bev Cooks

We made it!! Which you already know because we got here a week ago. Almost a week ago. Six days ago. Basically a week ago. And it.is.stupid.stunning. Like, my eyes don’t know what to do with themselves here. You see photos all your life of this rugged terrain, the forest, the mountains, the water, the […]

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Our Back Patio Brings Exactly Two Boys to the Yard.

Our Back Patio with Article! / Bev Cooks

At last! Our back patio. The post on our back patio. My back patio post. I’ve been soooo excited to share all of the beautiful outdoor furniture pieces and patio accessories that my lover Article gifted us last month. You know I wanted to get this up earlier, but it’s been raining for 57 months […]

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Bedroom Refresh with Article! Cue All the Ugly Tears.

Bedroom Refresh with Article / Bev Cooks

We got a new bedroom! Well, not the walls. The walls and the ceiling and the door were already there. Which . . . okay, you knew that. But we got new stuff! New bedroom stuff. From my lover Article. You know my unwavering devotion to the Sven sofa they gifted us earlier this year. […]

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StonyFIELDS Organic Park Movement

StonyFIELDS Organic Park Movement / Bev Cooks

So like, we go to the park a lot. A LOT LOT. Remember that one time I drank a bunch of rosé and fell off my bike in the grass? Right. A lot. (stop laughing.) And embarrassingly, I never even THINK about the grass and what’s on it. (besides bugs. I definitely think slash panic […]

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A Fresh Dining Space – with Golden and Pine!

A Fresh Dining Space with Golden and Pine! / Bev Cooks

HOME. There’s weight in that word, isn’t there? How about DISCOUNT. Is there weight in that word? Thought so. Right now I’m reading Julie Andrews’ memoir of her earlier years, called Home. Have you read it? It is beyond fascinating! And I’m not even to the MARY POPPINS PART YET. I’ve always been drawn to […]

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Our New Life in Connecticut Forever: PART FIVE

Summertime in Connecticut / Bev Cooks

And by part five I mean week FOUR and we’re already home so never mind. But don’t x out! I’ve got the veeeery last seven days to show you, and then we’ll wrap for good, shed our tears, bring it in and then it’s back to recipes from here on out. Let’s Connecticut! On Monday, […]

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Our New Life in Connecticut Forever: PART FOUR

Summer in Connecticut / Bev Cooks

And by part four I mean WEEK THREE. Don’t hate me. And let me warn you now. This is a MONSTROUS post. With a LOT of boats. Like, so many boats. And a train! But more boats. And Will basically wears this navy blue hoodie in almost every single photo because BOY LIKES ROUTINE. But […]

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Our New Life in Connecticut Forever: PART THREE

Our Summer in Connecticut

And by part three I mean week two! This isn’t confusing at all. And also, YES this is in Friday Flotsam’s spot. I know! I’m sorry. We were all achingly tired yesterday, so I gave myself the day off and violently shoved yesterday’s post into today’s slot and man it feels good to be a […]

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