How to Spring Clean Your Room


Every spring since we moved into the house (three years ago July 4th!), I will deep-clean my bedroom. And every year that has always been the first Saturday in April. This year, however, it seems like the first Saturday in April is coming much sooner! It’s this Saturday! I thought that spring cleaning would be a fabulous post to do.

Believe it or not, I kind of like cleaning. It’s so refreshing to just take a day and do something, get tons accomplished. And then when you crawl in your bed that night you can sleep ever so much better because your whole room is fresh and clean and sparkling. I also like to change something up in my room every spring – be it a new bedspread or adding flowers to the wall. Here’s the pattern that I follow.

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Spring Makeup


You might have guessed it already…..but spring is most definitely on its way over here in our Southeastern part of the U.S. The temperature has been rising steadily for about a week now. We’ve hit 72F already! (22C) Spring calls for pretty dresses, updos, and lighter makeup. Thus, this farm girl decided she’d show you what she recommends for lighter makeup. (Someday I might get to a hair post, but not being gifted with hair creativity, it shall take a while.)
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Blueberry Planting

Whew! This past week has been extremely busy. Let me tell you what we have been doing.


Last fall Granddaddy did a lot of preparation for our future blueberry beds. He made several beds, tilling in woodchips to make it a purrfect place for the blueberries to grow. We ended up with these beautiful beds, all ready for blueberries.
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