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Come See Me in NYC & Philly!

July 23, 2012
Adorama Blographer Event NYC

So, I have some fun news!! You guys know my sweet friend Shaina from the fabulous Food For My Family blog, right? And you’ve seen her delicious and adorable new cookbook Desserts in Jars? It’s all desserts — and they’re all in jars!! :) Shaina’s busy touring away giving demos and taste-testing parties in cities […]

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Spark Magazine

June 11, 2012
Spark Magazine

So, I have some fun news. :) A few months ago I was interviewed for Spark Magazine, a local magazine here in my city. The article just came out, and after nervously managing to read it with one eye peeking out from from behind my hands, I was so honored by it. The author, LeAnne […]

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Kevin & Amanda 10 Year Birthday Bash!

March 18, 2012
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This week is the 10 year anniversary of kevinandamanda.com. I can hardly believe it’s been ten years!! I feel so, so incredibly lucky that I’ve been able to share these photos, tutorials, travels, and all of my favorite things with you guys for the past 10 years. I absolutely love sharing this site with you […]

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Five Handy Websites I Keep Bookmarked

August 3, 2011
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Whether it’s for food, photography, travel or shopping, here are just a handful of websites I visit on a regular basis that make my life easier! 1. CamelCamelCamel. CamelCamelCamel is an Amazon price tracker. Search for any item you’d buy on Amazon, and it will give you a history of the item’s price. You can […]

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Which Lens I Used

April 25, 2011
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Guess what. Click on this picture. Go on, give it a click. I’ll wait.   Notice anything? Something new perhaps? You know, down there in all those camera settings?   Maybe like… what lens I used??! :) That’s right — I’m so happy to report that this weekend I finally figured out how to add […]

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A Look Back…

March 17, 2011

Working on the new design last week reminded me of all the changes Kevin and Amanda has been through over the years. Kevin bought me this domain name for the one year anniversary of our first date — which is coming up in just a few days! At the time, we weren’t even married yet. […]

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New Design

March 15, 2011
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I love blogging. I love sharing with you guys. I love hearing from you guys. Thank you for being here! Last Friday I launched a new design for Kevin & Amanda. Here are a few of my favorite new features.   Camera Settings Most of you guys already know this one. I added this feature […]

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Baseball & Dating

March 29, 2010

The weather has been beautiful this past week- I’ve just wanted to stay outside all day. The dogs love it (they whine at my feet until I take them out and toss the ball), and the yard sure could use my help. I’m looking forward to planting a garden again this year. Last year I […]

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Wonderful Weekend

February 20, 2010
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Last Saturday, I remember… Getting up at the crack of dawn. Taking a drive. Seeing the snow- beautiful. Morning shopping at the Summit. Being showered with festive Valentine’s cookies, cupcakes and treats in all the stores- just for shopping. Lunch @ The Cheesecake Factory. Yummy, yummy cheesecake. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 (Mouseover […]

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May your days be merry and bright!

December 25, 2009
Christmas Morning Tree

Merry Christmas! With love, Kevin, Amanda, Miley and Howie

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Stepping into the 21st century . . .

October 26, 2009
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One day a couple of weeks ago, Kevin came home from work and said, “Well! I found a car for you!” Let me back up. It has been “All SUV, All the Time” talk over here lately! Every time we go out, Kevin points out all the SUVs we pass, telling me about the features, […]

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In with the new- What I’m wearing this fall!

September 22, 2009
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Because it’s rainy, and because all I want right now is a hot, creamy bowl of chicken and dumplings, and because it’s really starting to feel a lot like fall around here… Let’s talk about fall. Let’s talk about new, crisp, fall clothes. I love this time of year- bundling up in layers of corduroy, […]

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Labor Day Weekend

September 8, 2009
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We had a really fun Labor Day weekend. Three-day weekends are such a treat, and we tried to make the most of this one by fitting in as many activities as possible! :) Saturday was the first Auburn football game of the season, so on Friday after lunch we loaded up and headed straight for […]

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Birthday Bliss . . .

August 25, 2009
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Kevin is *31* today. Happy Birthday, baby! :) Kevin *loves* peanut butter cups. You know, peanut butter on the inside, chocolate on the outside? Of course you do! :) Heck, pretty much anything peanut butter & chocolate, he loves it. Awhile back, I got a comment on my best chocolate cake (ever!) recipe- someone had […]

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My only picture from 4th of July

July 10, 2009
Perfect Pulled Porked - Smoked, Seasoned, and Savory!

The pulled pork. Had to get a picture of the pulled pork. ;) No fireworks. No dogs swimming in the pool. No beach pics. But this isn’t just any pulled pork… This this is seasoned, savory, and *smoked* pork shoulder. I’ve been dying to try my pulled pork recipe in a smoker- that’s how pork […]

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Digital Artist Magazine Feature

July 6, 2009
Digital Artist Magazine June 2009 Issue Fonts for Peas Site Feature

Hey check this out- My site was featured in this month’s issue of Digital Artist Magazine! One of their contributors (her name is also Amanda!) contacted me awhile back and did a 10-question interview with me about the site, the fonts, and my life outside of the blog. :) (And after reading my answers, she […]

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Seven

May 31, 2009
We got married

In 7 years… { We did this } { We got these } { We moved here } { We survived this! } { We got her… } { and had to have him } { You gave me lots of these } In 7 years. *Thank you so much to Leslie at Mayken Memories […]

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Some new pics!

March 9, 2009
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Hey guys!! First of all, I want to say thank you SO MUCH to each and every one of you for your sweet comments on my last post!! It means so much to me to know you guys are out there celebrating with me. :D And because you guys are my favorites in the world, […]

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Creating Keepsakes Cover!

March 2, 2009

Remember this picture of Amerie last summer? :) Well, have ya seen the cover of the new April 2009 issue of Creating Keepsakes yet? :D Yep, that’s her! The pic that I took! :D It was *crazy* how it happened! Brian, the editor in chief of Creating Keepsakes Magazine was surfing my blog!! :) First […]

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Our Christmas Card!

December 24, 2008

Merry Christmas, everyone!! :) I truly wish peace and joy to every one of you this holiday season. Thank you all so much for reading this year. I cherish each and every one of your comments! :) I hope you all have a safe and happy holiday. Thanks to my sweetie Kevin for getting the […]

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