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Coffee and Conversation #138 – Thoughts of Spring

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Pat is a Yankee city-girl who has been adopted by the sleepy, sunny south. Married for 30 years and the mother of 5, she woke up one day recently to discover she reached the stage of life where she is the “older woman” described in Titus 2:3-5. A coffee lover, the purchase of a coffee shop a few years ago was her personal foray into the small, family-owned business arena.Today, PatAndCandy.com is her outlet for packaging up and sharing the nuggets of wisdom God and life experiences have taught her.
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Good morning and welcome to Coffee and Conversation #138! Atypical thoughts of spring… So the other day I had a friend text me out of the blue with this message: Is that a Christmas wreath you have hanging on your door? Turns out she was driving by my house and noticed the lovely green decor […]

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Dip Mix Ornaments Make A Unique Holiday Gift and Treat

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Pat is a Yankee city-girl who has been adopted by the sleepy, sunny south. Married for 30 years and the mother of 5, she woke up one day recently to discover she reached the stage of life where she is the “older woman” described in Titus 2:3-5. A coffee lover, the purchase of a coffee shop a few years ago was her personal foray into the small, family-owned business arena.Today, PatAndCandy.com is her outlet for packaging up and sharing the nuggets of wisdom God and life experiences have taught her.
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A while ago I was doing some “holiday prep” thinking and realized we’d be doing a fair amount of visiting over the holidays.  As I was writing my list of special friends and co-workers who I wanted to remember with a little gift, I wanted to find create something a little special, a little different, […]

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Crafts with Maps Can Strengthen Geography Skills

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Pat is a Yankee city-girl who has been adopted by the sleepy, sunny south. Married for 30 years and the mother of 5, she woke up one day recently to discover she reached the stage of life where she is the “older woman” described in Titus 2:3-5. A coffee lover, the purchase of a coffee shop a few years ago was her personal foray into the small, family-owned business arena.Today, PatAndCandy.com is her outlet for packaging up and sharing the nuggets of wisdom God and life experiences have taught her.
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One of the things that I love most about homeschooling is how you can use things that most people would call “extra-curricular” and integrate them into learning! Really, it all fits nicely into our educational philosophy of having a lifestyle of learning. 😉   We use Affiliate Links in many posts. It allows us to keep our […]

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Learning From Each Other Link Party #14

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Pat is a Yankee city-girl who has been adopted by the sleepy, sunny south. Married for 30 years and the mother of 5, she woke up one day recently to discover she reached the stage of life where she is the “older woman” described in Titus 2:3-5. A coffee lover, the purchase of a coffee shop a few years ago was her personal foray into the small, family-owned business arena.Today, PatAndCandy.com is her outlet for packaging up and sharing the nuggets of wisdom God and life experiences have taught her.
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Happy Friday & Welcome Back to another Great Week of Learning from Each Other! We are so happy to have you coming back each week to link up and party with us. This week have have 5 great features and are very excited to be ending our second month as a party !!! We would […]

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Learning From Each Other Link Party #13

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Pat is a Yankee city-girl who has been adopted by the sleepy, sunny south. Married for 30 years and the mother of 5, she woke up one day recently to discover she reached the stage of life where she is the “older woman” described in Titus 2:3-5. A coffee lover, the purchase of a coffee shop a few years ago was her personal foray into the small, family-owned business arena.Today, PatAndCandy.com is her outlet for packaging up and sharing the nuggets of wisdom God and life experiences have taught her.
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This is our 4th week of guest hosting with Amanda Unfolded and the other fun blogs who co-host Learning From Each Other. This is another example of a weekly blog party, similar to the one we host on Wednesdays, Coffee and Conversation! As guest hosts, we’re co-hosting only during the month of October, so we […]

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Learning From Each Other Link Party #12

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Pat is a Yankee city-girl who has been adopted by the sleepy, sunny south. Married for 30 years and the mother of 5, she woke up one day recently to discover she reached the stage of life where she is the “older woman” described in Titus 2:3-5. A coffee lover, the purchase of a coffee shop a few years ago was her personal foray into the small, family-owned business arena.Today, PatAndCandy.com is her outlet for packaging up and sharing the nuggets of wisdom God and life experiences have taught her.
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Happy Friday & Welcome Back to Another Great Week of Learning from Each Other! Just a few things before we start: We are here to learn from each other! Some suggested post ideas are: what I learned, DIY’s, Tutorials, blogging, recipes, homeschooling, parenting, motherhood, pregnancy, anything that you think will teach or encourage a fellow […]

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Coffee and Conversation Link Party #63 – MomConference 2015

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Pat is a Yankee city-girl who has been adopted by the sleepy, sunny south. Married for 30 years and the mother of 5, she woke up one day recently to discover she reached the stage of life where she is the “older woman” described in Titus 2:3-5. A coffee lover, the purchase of a coffee shop a few years ago was her personal foray into the small, family-owned business arena.Today, PatAndCandy.com is her outlet for packaging up and sharing the nuggets of wisdom God and life experiences have taught her.
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Good Morning and welcome to Coffee and Conversation #63 – hosted by Pat And Candy.com!

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Learning From Each Other Link Party #11

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Pat is a Yankee city-girl who has been adopted by the sleepy, sunny south. Married for 30 years and the mother of 5, she woke up one day recently to discover she reached the stage of life where she is the “older woman” described in Titus 2:3-5. A coffee lover, the purchase of a coffee shop a few years ago was her personal foray into the small, family-owned business arena.Today, PatAndCandy.com is her outlet for packaging up and sharing the nuggets of wisdom God and life experiences have taught her.
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Happy Friday & Welcome Back!!! We are all thrilled to have you here. Last week we had over 70 wonderful posts to read. <3 Keep the great content coming… Here’s to another Great week of Learning from Each Other! Just a few things before we start: We are here to learn from each other! Some […]

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Don’t Throw Your Coffee Grounds Away!

Trista Porter

Trista Porter

Trista is currently attending a local university. She is majoring in business administration and English. Not one to sit on the sidelines and watch life pass her by, she has recently started her own business featuring health-friendly and earth-friendly products. She also co-owns a photography business with her boyfriend fiancée. Her dreams are to be a successful writer, businesswoman, wife, and to spread the love of God. Learn more about Trista by visiting her at The Earthly Ones or ReiDesigns.
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Fellow “Barista” Trista Porter is no stranger to these pages, but you may have noticed she hasn’t “been around” lately! She’s in the throes of school, her own business and co-owning another, and marriage preparations (yup, Candy is gonna be a mother-of-the-groom this fall, too!). So, while you will see her around again…it may not […]

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Crafting “The Maggie Apron”

Corrie Hadaller

Corrie Hadaller

Corrie is the mother of four wonderful balls of energy. She enjoys crafting, crochet, sports, gardening, camping, and outdoors, but her favorite passion is sewing, sneaking in sewing time whenever she can. She started blogging at Mountain Stitches to network,and enjoys learning from others.. Corrie loves quilting, too, and has a soft spot for aprons.
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We’re pleased to feature a guest post today!  A short while ago we put out an “ISO DIY projects” to our “Coffee and Conversation” contributors and Corrie was the first one to answer the call… From time to time you may see some more of them pop up…so stay tuned!

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