Friday Flotsam

Split Leaf Philodendron

FRAHDAHHHHHHHHHH! Raise your hand if your whole city slash life is completely drenched in rain? THIS IS CRAZY. I feel like the entire U.S. is a giant squish fest. It’s rained for days. DAYS. And there’s no end in sight. Sort of. We actually DO get a break Saturday and Sunday, which is perfect because […]

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Skillet Brie and Artichoke Heart Dip

Skillet Brie and Artichoke Heart Dip / Bev Cooks

BRIE + ARTICHOKE HEARTS = NECESSARY ALL CAPSNESS. I know how you like being screamed at first thing in the morning. Listen! This dip, you guys. This DIP. We have to talk about it. Well, I’ll talk about it to you. I can’t see straight. Let me slow down. I hosted a little play date […]

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Mini Cheeseburger Pizzas

Mini Cheeseburger Pizzas / Bev Cooks

Who knew that pickles on a pizza would rise to be my seventh greatest love in life. You don’t want me to go into the first six. I’m sure you have an actual life to lead. Cheeseburger PIZZAS, y’alls. These pups have been on my to-make list since Watergate. However – I went back and […]

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Cactus HEAVEN

Fridaaaayyyyyeeeeeeeeiiiiiiiiiiiyyyyyyyyeeeeyyyyyyyy.     (!) Who else is completely terrified of the back of a hairdryer? You’re already like, PSYCHO. You know, that little round eggy area with the mini mesh prison bars? What goes ON in there? Are there tiny hairdryer elves living and breeding inside that wee vortex of death? I’ve always been nervous when I […]

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DIY: Rose Water Face Wash

DIY: Rose Water Face Wash / Bev Cooks

We’re making beauty products! Well, just one. We’re going to make one beauty product. But still. !!! This is theee easiest and most gloriously and exquisitely luxurious face wash OF ALL TIME. (don’t quote me on that.) But it is. Until I come up with something better, THIS IS IT FOR MY LIFE. (and face.) […]

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Fayetteville Farmer's Market Peonies

FRI-YDYDYDYDYAAAAAAY. (that was me saying Fri-yay without actually saying Fri-yay.) I’ve been keeping something in for quite a while now. It’s a fact that I’ve come to accept about myself and embrace, without shame. Just yesterday, however, I was finally able to say the words out loud and not brace for disapproval or disgust. And […]

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