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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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“I’m so glad I live in a world where there are Octobers.”
– L.M. Montgomery

We are excited to be in the first full month of Autumn! There are so many things we want to accomplish in these next few weeks! We are traveling the majority of this month, so an overarching family goal is to maintain our daily routine as much as possible for Peter. We are overjoyed to be traveling with Peter and love showing him new places. He has been so exploratory, alert, and curious these past couple weeks – we cannot wait to see what this month brings for him!

 October 2016 Family Goals
– complete our 30 Day Shred
– make beeswax candles
– research introducing solids to Peter
– visit an apple orchard and pick apples
– carve and decorate pumpkins
– make (butternut squash) pumpkin pie
– hike at Knox Farm State Park
– go on a date
– deep clean our home
– go on a hay ride together

October 2016 Family Goals

– M & C

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