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Our New Life on the Oregon Coast Forever: Part Three

Oregon Coast / Bev Cooks

I say “new life” as we pack the entire beach house today and begin the three-day journey home tomorrow. Ha! Oh. So – week three in Oregon! And it’s another massive post because I’m just awful at narrowing down photos and trimming the fat. I have to show you everything! IS THAT SO BAD? Don’t […]

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Our New Life on the Oregon Coast Forever: Part 2

Oregon Coast Forever / Bev Cooks

This is just week two, you guys. Week two! And it’s massive. And I’m starting the post with a skinny bearded man in plaid because Oregon. Let’s seeeeee…..when I left you last, we were headed to the Farmer’s Market. (two weeks ago today. my bad.) So let’s start there. Kansas City has some incredible (huge!) […]

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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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