Feels like Home

By Kassie Pounds

I was invited a while ago to an acquaintance’s house for afternoon tea and dessert. Just the thought of that sounds fancy, right? I didn’t really know what to expect, but I was excited to see her house because the outside is super cute. I’m one of those people who coerces my husband into asking people if I can see their house when I think they’re really cute, but lucky for him, I worked this one out on my own and got an invitation.

I arrived on time, and when she opened the door and I stepped inside, I immediately felt at home. The house was clean, but not spotless so that I felt uncomfortable; beautifully decorated, but not “stuffy;” it smelled of freshly baked goodies and soft music was playing in the background.

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