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  • The reality that I’ll soon be returning to the “real world” of the 9-5 grind has been weighing heavy on my mind. Knowing that this is likely my last summer home with my boys is bittersweet. I love spending every day with them, but I’m also excited for the next chapter in our lives to unfold. This summer I want to soak up as many memories as I can with my boys- swimming, playing outside, visiting the beach, camping, making s’mores, catching lightning bugs, the list goes on and on.
  • The one thing that’s not on that list? Spending these precious moments sitting in front of the computer.
  • I doubt that anyone (outside of the blogging world) realizes that about 10 hours of hard work goes into each and every post that I create. Between recipe testing, cooking, styling, photographing, editing photos, writing the post, writing the recipe, SEO formatting, and social media promotion, it’s impossible to keep up without giving it my all.
  • That’s why I’m pressing pause… for now. I need to take this time to unplug, unwind, and enjoy the summer with my boys. This is not goodbye, not the end, just a little break.
  • I hope you all understand why I’m making this decision and that you join me again at summer’s end. Although I won’t be posting here, I will still be contributing to several other sites throughout the summer.
  • Have a wonderful summer!
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