Crafts, Decorating, Halloween, Humor, Pinterest

What The Heck is a Vignette Anyway?

This weekend. THIS WEEKEND. Y' inner Dolly Parton comes out when I have something exciting/frightening to was something else. I wanted to compare it to an Oreo. Like some AWESOME stuff mashed between some really CRAPPY stuff but I like the chocolate wafer just as much as the cream filling. I will have details.… Continue reading What The Heck is a Vignette Anyway?

Crafts, Decorating, Halloween, Humor, Link Party

Just Another Halloween Mantel

I had an amazing weekend with my mom and dad visiting. It was a whirlwind visit but we had so much fun. This also ties in with my third thing. Ella is doing great in kindergarten. I almost don't want to write about it for fear of jinxing it. So I am not gonna talk about… Continue reading Just Another Halloween Mantel

Decorating, Family, Humor, Life, Motherhood, Pinterest

Hormonal Room Changes

Last fall, my then 12-year-old daughter wanted her room to look more grown up. You can see all the changes here. She loved it! I loved it! Then piece by piece, the room started to implode. Oh, a mirror here, a piece of artwork there. Slowly and one by one, I would find random pieces… Continue reading Hormonal Room Changes

Family, Food, Life, Link Party, Motherhood

Sometimes You Just Need Pancakes

  Can I just say THANK YOU? To the friends who called, texted, emailed, sent packages and love from afar in response to Ellie's kindergarten "woes". You have NO idea, NONE, how much it meant to me. To us. Really. I got this card from a long time friend on Saturday and I just wept.… Continue reading Sometimes You Just Need Pancakes

Blogging, Humor, Life

Why I Will Never Be Famous

I want to thank you all for the support and wonderful words after reading my account of Ellie's school struggles. It means so much to me even just to have someone say, "thinking of you". So thank you. From the bottom of my feet. It helped. And a shout out to my friend Bec over at Little Lucy… Continue reading Why I Will Never Be Famous