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Monthly Mixtape: Fresh Rhythm and Crisp Sheets

Monthly Mixtape: Fresh Rhythm and Crisp Sheets / Bev Cooks

Happy New Yeaaaaaaar! Let’s ease into this thing, ‘mkay? Last year I left you with music, and this year, I’m welcoming you back with music! It’s the only way. That and, I got lazy yesterday and didn’t want to edit a recipe. (WHERE ARE EMOJIS WHEN YOU NEED THEM.) How was your break? Too long? […]

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Monthly Mixtape: My Eyes Are Up Here

Monthly Mixtape: My Eyes are Up Here

November! How? HOW. And no, you’re right –  totally didn’t get a mixtape up last month. It was one of those little life eras where there was LESS than zero time to pull one together. My bad! Don’t hate. Just appreciate? I hope this one makes it up to you, though. Because it’s kind of […]

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Monthly Mixtape: Backpacks and Apple Trees

Monthly Mixtape: Backpacks and Apple Trees

We made it to the ’embers! Which is what I feel like I say every year on this day at this time to your face. Today the gremlins go back to preschool. Second year. AND I AM FOAMING-AT-THE-MOUTH EXCITED. One, for all that ish they’re gonna learn and become super smart and prepped for Kindergarten, […]

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Monthly Mixtape: Tomato Vines and Fireflies

Monthly Mixtape: Tomato Vines and Fireflies

Happy early 4th! Fourth? Forth. FARTH. Just kidding. We’re BACK. We’re home. And surprisingly, it feels really, really good. We didn’t know what to expect when we walked into our beloved little ranch house after a full month of being away. Of course it smelled stale, it was hot and sticky, and a few pepper […]

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Monthly Mixtape: ROAD TRIIIIIIIP!

Bev at Tom's Town

No, this photo has nothing to do with a road trip, why do you ask? Truth is, I just like it! AND THAT IS RARE. I put it in Stories the other day, and a shocking number of people said, “Shame on you, Ma’am! Put that somewhere permanent!” Well, if I must. Even if it […]

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Monthly Mixtape: Icy Tulip and Drenched Picnic

Monthly Mixtape: Icy Tulip and Drenched Picnic

APRIL. (<—although right now it feels like Decemberrrrwaaaaaaahhhhhh.) But I’m fine. I’ll be fine. It’s fine. This photo ^^ is from our weekend Easter getaway to Fayetteville. It was warm during that very moment. The sun was shining. The blooms were singing in harmony and the flowers were wiggling with jubilation in the warm soil. […]

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