Family, Friends, Life

The Week I Ate a Poop Sandwich Turned Out to Be The Best Week of My Life

We all have those days, those weeks, maybe even those months. Where nothing goes right, everything is bad, nothing looks good. Your hair is jacked up, you can't find a good parking space, you got kicked out of your apartment. Basically, you get served a big old poop sandwich. And you have to eat your… Continue reading The Week I Ate a Poop Sandwich Turned Out to Be The Best Week of My Life

Humor, Life, Marriage, Pinterest

I Had a Wedding in a Barn Before Pinterest

Actually, I had two weddings with barns. At my first wedding, our reception was held inside/outside of a family-owned barn in my home state of Ohio. My second wedding, the entire wedding and reception were held in a barn in the suburbs of Chicago. That should be like a world record or something, having TWO… Continue reading I Had a Wedding in a Barn Before Pinterest

Crafts, Decorating, Life

Workin’ With What Ya Got- A Personalized Wedding Framed Accent

  My mom originally bought this frame for our wedding but our photographer sucked. So I never filled the picture frame. I had these chipboard letters leftover from this project here:   I found the first initial of our last name and spray painted it Summer Squash by Rustoleum. Then I immediately took a paper… Continue reading Workin’ With What Ya Got- A Personalized Wedding Framed Accent

Family, Humor, Life, Marriage

Five Long & Wonderful Years

On Friday, my husband and I will celebrate our five year wedding anniversary. Not a huge milestone to many but to us it is a milestone indeed. Because you see, it has not by any means been an easy five years. In the past five years we have gone through three job losses, my grandmother's death, my… Continue reading Five Long & Wonderful Years

Crafts, Decorating, Favorite Things, Humor, Link Party, Marriage

My Most Favorite Project to Date

  I love when a good thing comes together, don't you?  I've had this old entertainment center door in our basement storage area for a while: It was on an old entertainment center we had donated but the door was left behind for some reason. I had my husband hold on to it because I… Continue reading My Most Favorite Project to Date