In Which I Start Another Business as a Result of Too Much Caffeine

[UPDATE: Cut+Paste is now live on Kickstarter!] Hey hey hey! I'm back with another business! If you remember the "Megan started a business after she had too much caffeine" line, it's probably because you're thinking of Penelope Feather. But yes, it's true. I had too much caffeine a couple of weeks ago. I came up … Continue reading In Which I Start Another Business as a Result of Too Much Caffeine

In Which Road Trips Are Taken & Dreams Come True

Hello long lost blog readers! I am currently sick so I decided to take this opportunity to write about a very important adventure I went on back in December. (Edit: I'm not sick anymore, I started this a couple of weeks ago and just now finished.) Back in April or May (I think) I discovered … Continue reading In Which Road Trips Are Taken & Dreams Come True

In Which the World is Beautiful & I Update You on Life

Hey hey hey! Long time no post! I feel like it's pretty safe to say that that will be my greeting for the foreseeable future. In case ya hadn't realized, I don't post much anymore. 😉 But that's fine with me! I'll just post every now and then when I have the time and feel … Continue reading In Which the World is Beautiful & I Update You on Life

Soaring Together 2021

Hello everyone! As some of you know, I run a small shop on Etsy where I sell stationery and snail-mail-y stuff (peachandpoppyco.etsy.com) and I recently had the opportunity to put together a presentation for a teen small business course! It was pretty much my first experience with filming myself talk and it took a good … Continue reading Soaring Together 2021

In Which I Don’t See Armadillos and it Feels Like Summer

Hello from some Texas interstate! Right now we're on our southern road trip! We've been planning this for a few years and finally got around to it this past week. So right now I'm in the top bunk of our RV with the window open, feeling like I'm on an old train. Well, I'm listening … Continue reading In Which I Don’t See Armadillos and it Feels Like Summer

6 Creative Ways to Celebrate Valentines Day With Happy Mail

I wrote a post! Only it’s on my shop’s website. But I wanted to reblog it here for anyone who wants to read it. 🙂

Peach & Poppy Co.

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Valentine’s day is just around the corner and while my yellow-loving-pink-hating self has a slight problem with the color scheme of this particular holiday, it can be a great excuse to send some happy mail to your friends!

I’ve gathered a few ideas for creative ways to make and send some Valentines mail. Also, everything in the photos is available in the shop, except for the candy hearts.

(And on a side note, these particular candy hearts are two years old. I found them in the depths of our freezer and they bringing the typical chalkyness of most candy hearts to a whole new level.)

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1. Send a friend an envelope full of encouraging quotes and verses.

Browse through Pinterest, your favorite books, or the depths of Google to find some encouraging quotes and verses. Then get out your pens and paint and go to work! An envelope stuffed full…

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Penelope Feather T-Shirts

Hello everyone! Long time no write! I don't know when I'll write another "real" post but for now I wanted to hop on here and let you guys know about a new business I started with my cousin! It's almost been exactly two years since I launched Peach & Poppy Co actually! I guess January … Continue reading Penelope Feather T-Shirts

In Which I Discuss Things Done and Songs Played in Summer

Hi guys! It's October and guess what! I actually kinda like fall. I always am sad to see summer go and then fall comes and I remember it's not so bad. And then winter comes and... sigh. But! It's not winter yet. Anyway, liking fall aside, I still love summer and this summer was amazing! … Continue reading In Which I Discuss Things Done and Songs Played in Summer

In Which We Go On Vacation, I Check Something Off My Bucket List, and We Get Very Sore

Hey hey hey! Fancy seeing me here! Welcome to the maybe-monthly post here on A Barefoot Gal. 🙂 We went on vacation to Norris Lake in Tennessee a few weeks back and had a lot of fun. AND I brought my camera and took lots of pictures so I can show you guys what we … Continue reading In Which We Go On Vacation, I Check Something Off My Bucket List, and We Get Very Sore

In Which We Do Another Sunflower Golden Hour Photoshoot

Hello everyone! Guess what! It's been exactly a year since the last photoshoot, which was a titled "Sunflower at Golden Hour"! I didn't even plan this! It's very exciting, obviously. Anyway, yes. I'm here and I have a sisters photoshoot to show you! Some hunters asked Dad to plant a wildlife patch for them, and … Continue reading In Which We Do Another Sunflower Golden Hour Photoshoot

The Summer Bored Games 2020//Signups + Intro

SBG is back!! Only this year it’s being hosted by Enni and Laura. Check it out and sign up for lots of fun! 🙂

The Blanket Burrito

Hello, burritos! Today I have quite the exciting post for you. Even more exciting than a stock up on cupcakes and we all love our cupcakes.

If you’ve been around for the blogosphere a decent while, you might’ve heard of The Summer Bored Games. They were originally hosted by Megan, Allison, K.A., and Clara, however – they’re retired for this year. So, today, Laura and I are hosting it together as a duo. 😀

The Summer Bored Games is exactly what it sounds like: 140 challenges for you to have fun in the last few weeks of summer. You also have an opportunity to win some wonderful prizes, and who doesn’t love a prize?

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Laura @LauraMarie

Laura has been an absolute pleasure to work with so be sure to visit her blog and hand her a cinnamon roll.

Laura and I will alternate…

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In Which the End-ish of Quarantine Comes, Hay Gets Made in the Nick of Time, and I Don’t Trip

Hello everyone! I've decided I am a fan of long titles. Hooray, I'm actually getting around to a monthly review post! Well, to tell you the truth "getting around to it" isn't usually the problem. I have multiple monthly wrap ups sitting forgotten in my drafts folder. Hopefully this one will make it all the … Continue reading In Which the End-ish of Quarantine Comes, Hay Gets Made in the Nick of Time, and I Don’t Trip

In Which I Unload Dozens of Forgotten Envelope Art Photos

**please note, this post contains affiliate links** Hello everyone! It has been a good little while since my last envelope art post, and I have quite the collection of photos stored up for y'all to see! Hopefully you get some inspiration from them! See what I mean by "a good little while"? Well, maybe it's … Continue reading In Which I Unload Dozens of Forgotten Envelope Art Photos