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

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Green Doors Can Heal You

Anna goes back to college tomorrow and this week I've been sad about her leaving. By the end of next week, I will be good but this week is tough. My friend Rita said it best when she said, "it's like a long, slow breakup." It is like the first year she went away all… Continue reading Green Doors Can Heal You

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Gray, Like My Soul

  So I've been painting...... This will be the third post about painting within my home in the past three weeks. I am obviously ripe for the picking when it comes to blogging topics. Listen, I am very proud that I did something other than laundry and make dinner so paint posts it is. I don't… Continue reading Gray, Like My Soul

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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

Favorite Things, Humor, Life

Well Slap My Fanny and Paint My Door Orange

    Three and a half years ago, I painted our front door green. Since then, I have received many positive comments about it; I have taken my profile pictures for the blog in front of it; I have taken three years of the first day of school and last day of school pictures with it;… Continue reading Well Slap My Fanny and Paint My Door Orange

Decorating, Pinterest

Basement Re-Do On A Budget- The Details

Happy Monday friends! How was your weekend? Ours was really nice, we went to dinner with my friend Rebecca and her husband Bernie to a restaurant that Guy Fieri had featured on his show Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives and it was the best meal we all had in a long while. We are trying to go… Continue reading Basement Re-Do On A Budget- The Details