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Trick or Treat Safety Tips

I hope all of you have a fun time trick-or-treating & giving out candy tonight. Little man is {of course} going to be a shark, the husband is Mayhem from Allstate & I’m Flo from Progressive. My mom is in town, so she’ll be participating in all of the festivities with us tonight. Little man’s…

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DIY Rope Bowls

Readers, I have a big announcement to make… It’s Fall Pinterest Challenge Time!!! As you might have guessed…I {heart} Pinterest challenge time! It’s a great way to stop talking about the amazing things we’ve pinned that we’ll for sure do…{at some point}…and DO them! This season, I’ve chosen to complete this DIY Rope Bowl {originally…

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Cream Cheese Pumpkin Muffin Recipe | Atkinson Drive

Cream Cheese Pumpkin Muffins

I’m sure you’re already aware, but I am in love with everything pumpkin. Especially sweet pumpkin treats! And, as always, I will eat anything with cream cheese in it. If your tastes are like mine, read on…you’ll find these cream cheese pumpkin muffins scrumptious! To start these muffins, you’ll need to make the candied pumpkin…

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Saturday Special {Week 15}

My mom got into town last night – she came in all the way from Florida! It’s amazing that she made it here through the hurricane and everything with only a 30 minute delay. So, this week I’m showing her the blogging ropes…ok well maybe we’re just going to be doing a lot of shopping!…

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A Giveaway from Nooches & Atkinson Drive

Nooches Giveaway

First off, I must express my gratitude to each & every one of you who¬† helped me reach 30,000 views! In celebration: I am SO incredibly excited to be offering my very first GIVEAWAY!!!! I’ve been fortunate enough to get to know Mrs. Hannah Jackson, creator of the Etsy shop, Nooches: Handmade Just for You….

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Sweet & Spicy Roasted Pumpkin Soup | Atkinson Drive

Sweet & Spicy Roasted Pumpkin Soup

Doesn’t Fall just put you in the mood for anything and everything pumpkin? I have always loved things like pumpkin muffins, pumpkin coffee, etc. However, I’ve never been a big fan of the texture of pumpkin {or any squash}. This soup is just the thing for me. It’s smooth & silky, sweet & spicy, and…

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Make a "Thankful" Station {with FREE printables} | Atkinson Drive

Make a “Thankful” Station

Over the years, I have heard of may different Thanksgiving traditions involving writing down the things you are thankful for & using them as decorations. Most of these ideas weren’t really my cup of tea, but I really loved the idea: being aware of what you are thankful for each year. While pulling out my…

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Turquoise School Desk Re-Vamp | Atkinson Drive

{Minted} School Desk Re-Vamp

There’s not much I love more than a {basically} FREE furniture re-vamp! The husband’s parents gave us this desk a few weeks ago. It was in pretty bad shape, but the bones were great. I loved the shape of the piece, and it’s the perfect size for an accent table. What do you guys think?…

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Young House Love Book Tour | Atkinson Drive

Young House Love & IKEA Fall Finds

I’m not sure if I’ve mentioned this before, but I {HEART} Young House Love! I can’t remember what originally brought me to their blog…though I’m sure it was something on Pinterest; but, I remember reading the blog for days on end. Honestly, Young House Love was the reason I wanted to start a blog! Chances…

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Saturday Special {Week 14}

I am SO excited about Saturday Special this week. Not only were there some amazing Pin-spirations out there, but I have an exciting announcement to make! This week I will be hosting the very first Atkinson Drive GIVEAWAY!!!!! Check back later in the week for more information…trust me you DON’T want to miss this giveaway!…

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Halloween Party Foods {Round-Up}

I am super excited to share this Halloween Party Foods {and drinks} Round-Up with you today! There’s some adorable ideas that are sure to make your party a hit! Even if you aren’t having a Halloween party this year, pin the images for later…or use the ideas for lunches and dinners the week of Halloween….

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{Stamped} Halloween Candy Envelopes | Atkinson Drive

Halloween Candy Envelopes

For a while now, I’ve been trying to figure out what to do for little man’s class for Halloween this year. I wanted to do something cute that they would enjoy receiving, but that isn’t a bag-full of sugar! Plus, he’s in school at our church, so anything too scary or blatantly “Halloween” isn’t allowed….

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