Pineapple – Decorative Gold Easel

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I found this adorable children’s book about the different regions of California at a shop in Santa Barbara, and display it on a gold pineapple easel. Our sunny state is so large, this book explores our chilly ocean and snowy mountains, dry deserts and lush farmlands, and of course, the famous cities we all know…

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Pineapple – Fancy Earrings

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As you can imagine, my pineapple jewelry collection is extensive, but some pieces are more practical than others. I can’t walk around bejeweled with heavy necklaces and bracelets on most days, but simple, classy pineapple earrings like these are always easy to throw on and match anything I wear.

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Pineapple – Colorful Gift Bags

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Ok, I’ll admit, I bought all these pineapple gift bags because they’re so darn cute, and have no intention of ever giving them away. Besides, who would ever enjoy them more than I do?

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Pineapple – Jewelry Box

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When I finally became tired of shoving my jewelry into plastic baggies while packing for travel near and far, I pulled out this lovely mini jewelry box my mother gave me one year for Christmas. It made organizing my fragile earrings and necklaces simple, a welcome relief because preparing for time away from home is…

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Pineapple – Halloween Costume

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I’ve had several pineapple Halloween costumes over the years, but this one confused people the most! “Are you a pumpkin? A palm tree?” NO. Don’t let the homemade headdress confuse you, I’m a pineapple! I even displayed my pineapple enamel pin collection on my sweater to give everyone a hint. Oh well, we’ll see if…

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Pineapple – Christmas Tree Ornaments

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We keep our Christmas tree pretty simple – a few sparkly golden balls, some glitter-covered gem and snowflake shapes, and of course, pineapple ornaments. How long do you leave up your Christmas decorations? Some years, ours are hanging from Thanksgiving through Valentine’s Day, and other times, we don’t put up anything at all. That’s the…

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Pineapple – Coconut Pineapple Marshmallows

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My favorite flavor from my favorite brand of gourmet marshmallows – Smashmallow! Have you tried them? Other flavors I love – root beer float, toasted vanilla, cinnamon churro, and of course, dark chocolate dipped cold brew.

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Tour Our Adorable Pineapple Cottage

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At some point, I started collecting pineapples and never stopped. What you’re about to witness is only a FRACTION of the pineapple things I own, and that Brandon graciously lets me display in our tiny 800 square foot cottage. Welcome to our home! Let’s start in the bedroom – aka “The Pineapple Room”. This is…

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