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“Topics Around the Christmas Tree”

When we think about the holidays it isn’t the presents that stand out in our memory, but the moments we spend with your loved ones.  We enjoy taking the time to slow down and connect with those around us. This year, we wanted to come up with something that would get everyone engaged with one another and share, rather than simply being in the same room on various technologies. So […]

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“Wine Wednesday: Bubbles Without Bucks”

Editor’s note: It’s #WINEWEDNESDAY and this time Marissa is back with an amazing collection of recommendations for all of your New Year’s and holiday celebrations. We all love a good champagne, but did you know there are equally as tasty options to give you the joy of bubbles without the high price tag? Today’s Wine Wednesday is dedicated to: Bubbles Without Bucks. Personally, I think there is never a bad time […]

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“Decorating Cookies with Ann Potter Baking”

In just seven years, Sarah DeClerk she has grown Ann Potter Baking Company from a part-time hobby to a successful business that has partnered with the likes of Disney for Gap, Hanky Panky, Vitamix, Bloomingdales, and Harpers Collins Publishers. Sarah shares her passion and creativity by teaching classes locally and regionally on her craft and loves to speak on the benefits of creativity and living a balanced life. Along with weekly […]

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“Ann Potter Baking’s Legendary Icing Recipe”

When we sat down with Sarah for Ann Potter Baking to decorate cookies, we were lucky enough to convince her to give us her Legendary Icing Recipe, which is the key to all of her beautiful cookies. We won’t beat around the bush here, so without further ado here is Ann Potter Baking’s Legendary Icing Recipe. We could seriously watch her decorate cookies for hours on end. Her cookies are true works of […]

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“Homemade Horseradish”

For a few years now, we’ve been growing horseradish at Tulipwood. The odd thing though is that we haven’t been harvesting it. It just keeps growing and growing, and we keep adding a bit of chicken manure on there which it loves, but we have never really stopped to enjoy the fruits of this particular harvest. That is, until this year! Somehow we stopped to take notice amongst the many […]

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“A Guide to Mystical Savannah”

I’m excited to share A Guide to Mystical Savannah. For the longest time I have dreamed of Savannah. It has a mystique, a gentile shabbiness that pulls you in and makes you deeply curious. Winding the sleepy streets, taking in the worn doors on grand old mansions, it feels like a movie set, or a time long ago. Unlike Charleston, Savannah hasn’t bothered to gentrify itself, save for a small touristy […]

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“Printable Gift Tags”

Christmas is coming and we figured it was time we gave you all a gift, so we made you a little something special for the occasion. You know how much we love a well-wrapped present, so we wanted you to be able to do this for yourself at home. With this in mind, we decided to make you some Printable Gift Tags. You can download these gift tags HERE! Simply print […]

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“These Gifts Are Perfect for A Modern Pioneer”

We have been busy wrapping, making  DIY gifts and getting our menus ready for holiday feasting. But we could not help but eye a few things to add to our own wish list. These Gifts Are Perfect for A Modern Pioneer, so we had to pass them along to you, whether you want them for yourself or a special someone.  MINI First Aid Kit  Always be prepared as the boy scouts […]

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“How to Turn Your Used Dryer Sheets into Fragrance Sachets”

Dryer sheets are actually much like fabric themselves, but it is a shame so many of them get tossed in the garbage without another thought. So we decided it was high time to show you How to Turn Your Used Dryer Sheets into Fragrance Sachets. They already have such a great scent and really we just can’t let that go to waste, plus we had a dried bundle of lavender we […]

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“8 Duck Recipes To Try This Season”

You’ve practiced your calls and prepared for the hunt, now that duck season is upon us it’s time to start enjoying the tasty fruits of your labor. No need to freeze all of your duck this year, the following is a roundup of 8 Duck Recipes To Try This Season that will have you wanting duck for every meal. 1. Pulled Duck with Plum and Sriracha Sauce Spicy and sweet, yes, […]

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