Decorating, Humor, Neat Freak

The Lazy Person’s Guide to Refinishing a Table

  I really need to write about half-assing your way through home improvement and/or life in general. I am really good at making my home look like I spent a lot of time tending to my decor etc.. when in fact, I am a bit of a fraud. I am not good at painting, restoring,… Continue reading The Lazy Person’s Guide to Refinishing a Table

Christmas, Crafts, Link Party

Unsponsored Clothespin Wreath Post

  So Rebecca and I decided for the sake of humankind that we should do a craft once a month. I've been transparent about self-care, about my foray into being Ma Ingalls, about me going to therapy and now you know another secret: I do monthly crafts so I don't stab anyone while waiting in… Continue reading Unsponsored Clothespin Wreath Post

Decorating, Family, Humor

My Dad & “I” Built a Picket Fence

  I say "I" because in all reality, my dad did most of the building and I like to think we know each other well enough¬†here that you would already realize that even before clicking on the link to this post. When Mike and I were driving home from dropping Anna off at college, I… Continue reading My Dad & “I” Built a Picket Fence

Family, Homeschool, Humor

So I Guess I’m a “Homeschool Mom” Now

  I have a secret and I have no idea why it's a secret. I am homeschooling Ella. I started over a week ago, and I haven't really told anyone outside of my circle (other than homeschool groups on Facebook, then breaking the news to my Instagram followers). No real reason other than I don't… Continue reading So I Guess I’m a “Homeschool Mom” Now

Amazon, Favorite Things, Link Party

Stuff to Buy on Amazon if You Love Gilmore Girls

  I've only written about Gilmore Girls twice in the lifetime of this blog which blew my mind. So I decided I needed to write another one because¬†I don't have enough going on in my life. When life gets stressful and icky, I watch Gilmore Girls. Sick with the flu? Gilmore Girls will help. Premenstrual… Continue reading Stuff to Buy on Amazon if You Love Gilmore Girls