Decorating, Humor, Link Party

I Cheated on Peanut Butter with Joanna Gaines

  We have lived in our home for over 11 years now, moving into it in July 2005. When we first moved in, our walls were builder-grade white walls, never painted.       The walls were chalky, rough and just white.     So the following spring after moving in, we decided to paint… Continue reading I Cheated on Peanut Butter with Joanna Gaines

Decorating, Humor, Pinterest

Black Door. Take That Elizabeth Arden

Hey there friends, how was your weekend? Mine was good, Annie's soccer season started again, and the weather was beautiful all weekend = 70 and sunny. And I ran my first 5k on Sunday! And it was hard.  I even gasped those same words to my husband who was standing along the race route.." this is… Continue reading Black Door. Take That Elizabeth Arden

Decorating, Pinterest

Basement Re-Do On A Budget- The Details

Here are the details from our recent basement renovation on a budget. This was no simple task for me because I hate spending any more money than I have to on home improvements especially since my home (like many of yours) is not worth a hill of beans right now. But I am assured by… Continue reading Basement Re-Do On A Budget- The Details

Decorating, Family, Friends, Humor, Life, Motherhood

Boo Hoo Edition Plus Basement Re-Do Update

My oldest daughter is getting on a plane in 30 minutes and I am not with her. I knew it would be difficult but I didn't realize it would be this difficult. I am the kind of mom who actually misses her kids when they are away. Sure. sure I do like the break from them like… Continue reading Boo Hoo Edition Plus Basement Re-Do Update

Decorating, Humor, Life

Basement Re-Do on a Minor Budget

I needed to be busy. That's what started this little endeavor. My oldest is going to California with her dad and grandparents for a family wedding in a few days and it is the first time she has ever flown without me.  She will be gone for five days straight which is hard for me… Continue reading Basement Re-Do on a Minor Budget