Amy Coffey

About Amy Coffey

Amy is a Texas based 30-something living the life in Comanche, Texas: population 4,259. Who says you have to live in the big city to live your dreams? Her soul’s hankerin’ to create has nurtured her love of writing, photography, design, daydreaming, and, oh, a billion other creative outlets that have caught her fancy at one time or another. Amy's crafty, clever, and conversational writing style is riddled with her quirky internal dialogue, not to mention raw emotion, introspection, and depth.

Really Awesome RUSTIC Christmas Stuff You Can Make Yourself!

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Okay, so in my first installment of “Really Awesome Christmas Stuff You Can Make Yourself”, I presented you with five different DIY Christmas wreath options. Did anyone actually attempt any of those? If so, you’ve just GOT to share. We’d love … Continue reading

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Christmas Wreaths On A Budget

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Okay… Christmas is right around the corner now! And, I don’t know about you, but I get a wee bit overzealous when it comes to Christmas decorating. I mean, year after year, the tree goes up just a little, tiny … Continue reading

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Bacon Jam

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I’m thinking I’m going to gain the reputation of being the girl with the weird recipes, huh? But, I’m also thinking this recipe is too good not to share! Put it on some crackers for an appetizer. Throw it on … Continue reading

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Banh Mi Dogs

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Hang with me here, Texas. I know, I know. Cucumber on a hot dog? Mint? Carrots? Listen… this thing is amazing. I dare you to try it! I saw this recipe and instantly thought, “yep… gotta try it!” Can I … Continue reading

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Ham & Cheese Sliders

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Okay, folks… I’m pretty sure this is the absolute VERY best recipe in the world. Seriously. If I could, I would marry these sliders. They are absolutely amazing! It makes me want to buy a Pederson’s ham once a week … Continue reading

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Ham Hash Brown Cakes

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Okay, folks, here’s another recipe to help you utilize your leftover Easter ham. This is a super simple, delicious breakfast recipe. And, don’t forget, next week’s ham recipe is going to blow your mind! Ha! Okay, okay… maybe that’s a … Continue reading

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Heaven Is For Real, A Review

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This week, Amy reviews the book Heaven is For Real. With the movie being released to coincide with the Easter season, we thought you would be interested. ******************************* I’m guessing it’s a safe assumption to say that not many of … Continue reading

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Watch Neil Dudley On Good Morning Texas

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Okay, folks. For those of you who missed it, here is Comanche resident Neil Dudley of Pederson’s Natural Farms making his appearance on Good Morning Texas.

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Ham Primavera

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Okay, folks. With Easter right around the corner, we know there’s a good chance you’ll have leftover ham. And, what are folks to do with a ton of leftover ham? Well, let me tell you… I have compiled, cooked, photographed, … Continue reading

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Part 3: Bio Of A Cowboy: Paul Kirby of Mullin, Texas

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This week’s bio of a cowboy came with many, many firsts. This week was an adventure to say the very least. If you haven’t read the first two parts of our adventure in Mullin, Texas, make sure to read Part … Continue reading

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Part 1: Mullin, Texas. The Best Time I’ve Had In A Long Time!

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What do you get when you send $15 and two 30-something best friends to Mullin, Texas, on a regular ol’ workday? Give up? Okay, okay… I’ll spill the beans. I’m quite sure the suspense is killing you. You get a … Continue reading

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Garlic Basil Chicken Sausage & Goat Cheese Pizza

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Okay, guys, this is an absolutely delicious, quick, and easy recipe using our Garlic Basil Chicken Sausage. This pizza is anything but traditional packed with unexpected ingredients. I can’t speak for everyone, but I know my household craves it. I … Continue reading

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Bio Of A Cowboy: Rusty Miller

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In this neck of the woods, we’ve all spent some time driving down wide open roads. We’ve all travelled many a mile to reach our destinations. So, when I’m anxious to get where I’m going, I’m all alone, and the … Continue reading

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Bio Of A Cowboy: Aaron Carroll

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Writing about Aaron seems so very fitting for this week. Plus, it’s a great exercise for the newlyweds. I ask him prying questions, and he answers. Perfect. I thought that I knew almost everything there was to know about this … Continue reading

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Bio Of A Cowboy: Ace Lane

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Can I tell you that I have been absolutely dying to write a bio about this week’s cowboy? The second a reader suggested him, I knew I had to do it. I’ve seen him, y’all. He’s good. He’s really good. … Continue reading

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‘Twas A Cold & Icy Morning

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What a cold, cold, icy, dreary day! And, we have an entire weekend of the same ahead of us. Listen, I’m not gonna lie. Girl is sitting here in PJs and my old, favorite, ratty slippers from 8 years ago. … Continue reading

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Santa Claus Is Coming To Town! Bring The Kiddos!

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Howdy friends! First, I’d like to introduce myself. I’m Pepper Mintstix. I’ve been sent by Santa to wreak havoc and bring the Christmas spirit to the folks at Gore Bros. Agri-Service. (How this city elf got picked to go to … Continue reading

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Christmas Morning Breakfast

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Ahhh, Christmas! It’s such a wonderful time of the year, isn’t it? I’m not much of a winter gal, and so a typical winter morning is not welcomed by me. However, on Christmas, bring on the crisp, cold air… snow … Continue reading

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Bio Of A Cowboy: Gabe Price

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Last week, I sat down with someone not quite knowing what to expect. This cowboy… well… I’d heard some of his back story, and I’ve dealt with him some on a business level, but I didn’t so much know what … Continue reading

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DIY: A Happy Home On A Budget

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Every now and again, things really, really catch my eye. I may feel like my house is complete, or I can’t justify spending money on a switcheroo, but I look and browse and love it all none the less. I’ve … Continue reading

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