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I am a wife and mother that is passionate about sharing content that helps us each live a beautiful and virtuous life. As an etiquette instructor, I love to seek out the beautiful things that surround us. You can often find me making a meal with my husband, building LEGOs with my son, and reading a good book - all in a beautiful dress! Thank you for being a part of this community, I am so happy you are here!

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One of our goals this month was to go apple picking! Every weekend has been filled for the past few weeks, so we decided this morning to go to the orchard right after Mike got home from work. We could not have chosen a more perfect day! After weeks of rain, today was warm, beautiful, and sunny! We were some of the only people at the orchard and it was so peaceful to be together as a family.

We picked a peck of apples and cannot wait to make some apple pies! Here are three of our favorite apple pie recipes, ones that we make each year! Do you have a favorite apple pie recipe?

Our Three Favorite Apple Pie Recipes

Mom’s Apple Pie

Food52’s Cider Caramel Apple Pie

Lauren Conrad’s Wedding Apple Pie
Apple Picking

Apple Picking

Apple Picking

Apple Picking

Apple Picking

Apple Picking

Apple Picking

Apple Picking

Apple Picking

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