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SouleMama
Coastal Maine
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There are potatoes that are in serious need of being harvested, tomatoes that need roasting and freezing, grass that needs mowing, and if I'm being honest with myself, a house that is in serious need of some cleaning. And you... Continue reading
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The drying rack is from Lehman's. It's a "solar dehydrator" if that helps you find it! ~amanda
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The drying rack is from Lehman's. It's a "solar dehydrator" if that helps you find it! ~amanda
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Freezer paper! ~amanda
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Thanks so much for the lovely note and encouraging words, Judith! ~amanda
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The drying rack is from Lehman's. It's a "solar dehydrator" if that helps you find it! ~amanda
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oh thank you Molly! ~amanda
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Y'all are just too sweet! Thank you!! ~amanda
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I think it's all pine - not pressure treated. ~amanda
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Will it upset you if I talk about holiday gifts? I'm sorry. I assure you I am the very last person who would wish away summer, and that's not at all what I'm doing. But, there are the realities that... Continue reading
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Friends, I have a new crafty love interest. Power tools! I am head over heels in love at the moment with a pile of fresh lumber, a saw, some screws and a drill. Smitten, actually. My children are clearly far... Continue reading
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. . . . . . . . . {this moment} ~ A Friday ritual. A single photo - no words - capturing a moment from the week. A simple, special, extraordinary moment. A moment I want to pause, savor... Continue reading
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Oh, things are looking a little....wild....out there in the garden these days! I think that's the right word for it - so many things have passed now, and the weeds are plentiful. But so too are the vegetables and flowers... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at SouleMama
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I haven't really knit in months. It's seasonal, of course, as my hands have been busy with lots of other things - mostly dirt and food (it's garden season, after all). And yet...as these days of August start to wind... Continue reading
Posted Aug 19, 2014 at SouleMama
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I don't remember a single meal at my grandparents house - either set of them - at which dessert was not served immediately after the dinner dishes were cleared. In my Meme's kitchen, a treasure of a lady, but not... Continue reading
Posted Aug 18, 2014 at SouleMama
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Today, we bring you a giveaway from SouleMama Sponsor, Nova Natural Toys and Crafts. In Marisa's words: "We sell toys and crafts that inspire and encourage children and families to learn, share and play together. By selling toys made in... Continue reading
Posted Aug 17, 2014 at SouleMama
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Today, we bring you a giveaway from SouleMama Sponsor, Lotus Path, LLC. In Sarah's words: "Lotus Path, LLC is the vision and creation of Sarah Davidson, a lawyer turned holistic health coach and yoga teacher. Sarah is devoted to helping... Continue reading
Posted Aug 16, 2014 at SouleMama
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. . . . . . . . . {this moment} ~ A Friday ritual. A single photo - no words - capturing a moment from the week. A simple, special, extraordinary moment. A moment I want to pause, savor... Continue reading
Posted Aug 15, 2014 at SouleMama
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Well! After a day of rain and a night of heavy storms that reportedly resulted in over six inches of rainfall yesterday, I was a little hesitant this morning to step out to the garden. It is, to be sure,... Continue reading
Posted Aug 14, 2014 at SouleMama
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These pictures, I think, summarize my world these days. There is ballet (always), and new additions to the farm (kittens!), and flowers - oh so many flowers. Gladiolas and sunflowers and calendula and zinnias and oh my goodness, did you... Continue reading
Posted Aug 11, 2014 at SouleMama
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Today, we bring you a giveaway from SouleMama Sponsor, Silk Oak. In Jan's words: "Silk Oak is hand printed, eco-friendly clothing made with love in Ithaca, NY since 1977! For up to date info, check out our Facebook page." For... Continue reading
Posted Aug 10, 2014 at SouleMama
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Today, we bring you a giveaway from SouleMama Sponsor, Lavender's Blue Homeschool. In Kelly's words: "At Lavender’s Blue Homeschool I work with families who are looking for a holistic homeschooling method - one that nurtures their child’s creativity, spirit, and... Continue reading
Posted Aug 9, 2014 at SouleMama
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. . . . . . . . . {this moment} ~ A Friday ritual. A single photo - no words - capturing a moment from the week. A simple, special, extraordinary moment. A moment I want to pause, savor... Continue reading
Posted Aug 8, 2014 at SouleMama
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The work of the garden has definitely shifted to the kitchen, rather than the garden beds. Just when I think I will have a bit of time to pay attention to the weeds, or to cleaning up after the garlic,... Continue reading
Posted Aug 7, 2014 at SouleMama
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Oh my goodness. This one. She gives us a run for our money, as they say. I was worried a bit, in my pregnancy with her, about how she'd fit into the mix. About how she'd find her way in... Continue reading
Posted Aug 6, 2014 at SouleMama
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