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Oh my! I am so excited!!

darlings– i have some wonderful news…

my new blog friend Sara kindly passed this blog-award on to me!

1. List seven things that make you awe-summm!!!
2. Pass the award on to 7 bloggers.
3. Tag those 7 bloggers.
4. Don’t forget to link the Queen that tagged us.

5. Copy the picture and put it into your sidebar.

{7 things} that make me awesome.
{1.} i am not shy, i love meeting new people, & talking to strangers randomly at shops is the best.
{2.} my friends have attempted to get me to do stand-up a lot, so i guess that means i’m funny.
{3.} i love t.v. & can recognize an episode of Full House, & many other shows, just by what the character is wearing in the first few seconds… even though i haven’t watched it in years.
{4.} i have the best family in the world. (i put that at 4. because for is my favorite number.)
{5.} i can speak german.
{6.} i’m an aunt of 5 beautiful, loving, brilliant babies.
{7.} i am blessed to have everything i have & have faith in God’s eternal love.

{7 bloggers} i pass the award to…
{1.} my sister Katie. She is, after all, the reason i started blogging. & i look up to her so much.
{2.} the lovely ladies at Or so she says… because they are very insightful & hilarious!
{3.} the darling Jessie at Zest & Thyme, while she is simply amazing.
{4.} Anja at mymaki’s weblog, while her blog and creativity is inspirational.
{5.} the women of Baroque Babies, for their adventurousness i admire.
{6.} joanna at A Cup of Jo because her beautiful finds & adorable stories.
{7.} eni from mein Morgenstern while she has such wonderful ideas & posts.
& to many others i absolutely adore.

thank you sara for your oh so very kind, gesture!
i am very happy to be apart of this big blog-o-sphere.

xo-

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a story borrowed…

i just read my sister Katie‘s most recent blog post & read about
my 4 year old niece, Carolyn,
& her attempts to keep my sister {fashionable}.
the best part? Carolyn exclaiming to my sister:
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{carolyn, 2008.}
“Mommy! A girl has always got to look her best!”


i love it. i love her. i love such moments.
xo-

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quote of the week

{Quote of the Week.}

week {Sechsundzwangzig};

“I’m not the silly romantic you think. I don’t want the heavens or the shooting stars. I don’t want gemstones or gold. I have those things already. I want…a steady hand. A kind soul. I want to fall asleep, and wake, knowing my heart is safe. I want to love, and be loved.”Shana Abe

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One day, i’ll fly away.

this summer has been very mellow–really; i have no summer school, no job, & no money. this has left ample time for me to explore the blog-o-sphere & read a plethora of {beautiful stories} & {swoon} over photos from all over the world.
–While most may regard this as a “fabulous way to spend time”, i find myself getting down about my own adventures. don’t get me wrong, i have encountered my fair share of fun adventures here in Kansas, & i {cherish} them immensely.
However, i long to go out & {explore} beyond these coordinates.
i’ve always been longing to return to Europe, & i have always planned to after school. but recently i have been {yearning} to even more so…
i am going to save & save & save my money, once i start getting some. {minor detail…} & i am going to plan a trip there perhaps over winter break. but really, i want to look into this amazing program i have really been wanting to do for a long while now.

so darlings, please think {good thoughts} for me& i shall do the same for you.

..because i believe we all deserve to be {truly happy}.

xo-

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