Author Archives: purejoyfromme

Happy Monday guys!  I hope you all had a gorgeous Easter weekend spent with family, friends & of course good food.  The kids are on spring break this week and our staycation is starting out heavenly with a quiet start to the week.  From the peacefulness of our home right now Advertisements

Sound the alarm I AM BLOGGING! Or at least attempting to so bare with me. After a couple of 70 degree days we are finally saying goodbye to yet another long (typical) Maine winter

I feel I am constantly on the hunt for new recipes to mix things up a bit for our family’s dinner time menu.  Meals that can be fairly “easy” to cook up, but will not lack in flavor is definitely a key

Cookies N’ Cream Brownie Cheesecake

If I say to you Oreos, brownies & cream cheese…does that grab your attention?

A Blogger I am not.

Like so many of you…in life I have placed several titles alongside my name.  

Sweater Weather

Well hello November!  I can not believe that October has already come and gone and here we are into a new month.

Choose Your Happiness

Becoming parents came into our life as a bit of a surprise.  It was not along the timeline that we had envisioned. 

I want to do it all

Trying to throw together a post to share and I have to be honest with you I am hitting a sturdy brick wall. 

Give me all the Plaid

What is it about fall fashion that has this Maine girl all excited!?! As if I even have to ask! The boots, the jeans, sweaters & ponchos, scarves & hats,

Home Sweet Home & Happy Fall

Changing colors, cozy sweaters, cinnamon scented candles, pumpkin spiced lattes….just a few of the things on why I love Fall time