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, we held our reception 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

Family, Humor, Life, Marriage

Five Long and 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. I love it seems like we have known each other forever. And that you knew me and liked me when I had big hair and shoe boots.     I… Continue reading Five Long and 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 we left the door behind. I had my husband hold on to it because I liked it. No sentimental… Continue reading My Most Favorite Project to Date

Humor, Life, Marriage

Chocolate Chip Cookies Make Me Chubby; Weddings Make Me Cry

First published on November 13th, 2010 Happy Saturday, friends! Why am I so happy? Because I could get online on a Saturday midday in peace! It is a cold and rainy November day here, Ellie is napping, and Mike took Annie to the library. So I can go online and coupon hunt, Facebook, and blog.… Continue reading Chocolate Chip Cookies Make Me Chubby; Weddings Make Me Cry