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Pomegranate Kale Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette

I made this salad as a fresh side to our Thanksgiving meal. You can make the vinaigrette ahead of time and throw these ingredients together in minutes! Lemon Vinaigrette 3/4 cup olive oil 1/2 cup fresh squeezed lemon juice 2…

Thanksgiving Calligraphy Place Card Printables

As Thanksgiving approaches every year, my mom and I are always rushing around trying to get our tables ready. Place cards are a wonderful way to personalize your look and make your guests feel special. So this year, I want…

Water

I can’t stress enough how much I realize I have taken things for granted. When Jessica was in the ICU, she wanted ice chips. She wanted water. She wanted Coke. There were times when she could have all of these…

I Have Been Feeling It

It’s been an incredibly challenging week. Which is saying something seeing as how it has been an incredibly challenging 3+ months. When Jessica first passed away, it’s almost as if everything was still so fresh that I couldn’t possibly feel…

Grow Your Own Pumpkin Patch

Every year when pumpkin season arrives I think to myself as I fork out $50 for a front porch pumpkin arrangement, “why did I not just grow these myself?”. Now clearly, I get it. Not everyone has acreage to grow…

Custom Calligraphy Christmas Ornaments

Every year as Christmas approaches, I always want to offer ornaments! I love the holiday season and am treasuring this year even more so as my son gets to see it with his toddler eyes for the first time, and as I know it was my sister’s most favorite time of the year. Celebrating Christmas this year is already feeling so hard without her, but in a way it makes me feel even closer to her positive spirit. Christmas was always magical to her and she made it that way for everyone around her.

Life and Loss

I wanted to touch base and give a little update on my life and my business. First of all, I’m glad you’ve stuck around. It’s been a while since I have really invested in connecting on social media here. At…

I’m Anna Brown, and I started this blog as a place to write, create, and grow. I hope the snippets of my life that I share with you can inspire you to slow down, take time to cultivate the things that truly matter to you, and enjoy the beauty that can be found in simple living.

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