Decorating, Humor, Pinterest

Big Blue Wall

  In the spirit of winter homesteading or home tending, I have been nesting into our home this winter like no winter before. In fact, I haven't really nested in my home this much since my little birdies were much younger. I have to say that homeschooling Ella has made me appreciate our home more… Continue reading Big Blue Wall

Christmas, Decorating, Favorite Things

How To Decorate For the Holidays Using Only the Target Dollar Spot

  Target Dollar Spot, for those who aren't informed, is the little section at Target by the front doors that offers little items for under five dollars. Back in ye olden days (so like five years ago or maybe more), they only offered items at a one dollar price point. Then Target being the sneaky┬ábastards… Continue reading How To Decorate For the Holidays Using Only the Target Dollar Spot

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, Halloween, Holidays, Link Party

Fall Home Tour 2018-The Same as Summer, Only More Orange

To be honest, I was a little sad about putting up the fall decorations this year.     Look how summery it is in hereeeeee. Sigh. But fall is upon us and I only had one day to put it up and out, so I decided to light a pumpkin candle and get it over… Continue reading Fall Home Tour 2018-The Same as Summer, Only More Orange

Decorating, Halloween, Holidays, Link Party

My Favorite Budget-Friendly Fall DIY Ideas Because We’re Broke

  And by "we", I mean "all of us". Until I get discovered, or my screenplay gets made, I don't have excess money to spend on things like decorating for holidays. I want to spend money on it but I need to pay for things like food, water, and light. So I have relied on… Continue reading My Favorite Budget-Friendly Fall DIY Ideas Because We’re Broke

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Humor, Marriage, Product Reviews

I Forgot When I Married My Husband- Modern Map Art Review

  I get companies that reach out to me from time to time, asking would I like something they offer in return for me writing about it on my blog. Eighty-five percent of the time, it's companies that have nothing to do with what I write about, or offering products I would never use. Since… Continue reading I Forgot When I Married My Husband- Modern Map Art Review

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Decorating, Humor, Neat Freak

Family Cave Makeover

  When Ella was born, my mom came from central Illinois to spend two weeks helping me adjust to baby-hood again. At the time, it was a survival technique. It was January, really cold in these here parts. It was dreary, and dark at four in the afternoon in these here parts. Mike was working… Continue reading Family Cave Makeover