Category Archives: Home

Gardening…

I wonder if the neighbors would hate me if I quietly dug in the backyard after 9pm? I would put the noisy dogs inside, Emma would be sleeping, and the hubby at work… Just me, the baby monitor and a … Continue reading

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Amazing. Simply amazing.

is this tutorial on how to recover your stroller!  And there’s a tutorial for the matching infant car seat here, toddler car seat here. I love that blog, Laura Thoughts. 🙂 Thanks for reading!

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This makes me want a silhoutte

Ahhh… I have a Cricut that I love, but I’m pretty sure it doesn’t do this chevron pattern! This is an amazing free tutorial over at Tatertots and Jello (if you don’t already subscribe, you should!!).  Warning: it causes Silhouette … Continue reading

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Kitchen Curtains…

Ah, curtains.  You present so many different types of dilemmas. Take our huge kitchen window for example: It is simply massive.  75 inches wide by 45 inches tall kind of massive.  I love sunshine and big windows, but windows that … Continue reading

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Simple joys

Ahh. My favorite flowers in my favorite vase! The flowers are mountain laurel, the vase is a thrifted, mineralized brown glass vase. It’s quite possibly my favorite thrifted item in our house! The combination makes my heart happy!! Thanks for … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, Hubby!

Happy birthday to the best hubby in the world! This might be my favorite picture from our wedding!  John just after being thrown in the pool, surrounded by concerned women. Not a guilty boy in sight!

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Living room and Dinning room Reveal

Here is the dining room now! Happy Sigh… We had the bookshelves custom made and they are deliciously deep.  I painted the original brass chandelier black and added mini shades. The art work on the wall behind the dinning room … Continue reading

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Living room and Dinning Room. Before

As I’ve mentioned before, our house was previously a group home.  I’m restating this because it explains: The number on the door and the wall in the middle of the room…   This is a composite image that gives you … Continue reading

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Happy monday

All in all, it was a good weekend. There was lots of:

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Lemon Drops

I wanted to take a moment and share my current nap time project. It will say: “where trouble melts like lemon drops” when it is finished and will hang opposite this framed print in yellow of “Keep Calm and Bake … Continue reading

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