Have you ever had an idea of something in your head and you can envision it so perfectly, but when you try to execute that brilliant idea, nothing seems to work out? I’ve had plenty of those. I see all these perfectly organized pantries on Pinterest, but when I try to execute, I have mismeasured, … More Making a Memories lamp and collage wall come together.
Our Georgie Boy was way overdue for a haircut so I took advantage of the nice weather yesterday and gave him a little trim. I played with the time-lapse function on my iPhone and it was fun to shoot and put it together. I know my video editing needs a lot of work, but I … More George’s Spring Haircut
This weekend really felt like the weather decided to turn that corner and march straight into fall! I’m so excited! I love fall! I love the cooler temps. The brisk mornings. Making big pots of soup. Chili simmering while football is on. Snuggling up on the couch and “resting my eyes” while football is on. … More The Coat
We just returned from a family vacation and it was a great one. As I was packing my stuff up for the trip, I realized that I’m a little high maintenance. It takes a very large cosmetics bag, just for my skincare items. I have a separate bag just for makeup and a few hair … More Are we there yet?
I’ve been struggling with keeping up with writing and the blog. Things just always seem to get in the way, or I just fail to take the time to sit down and do some writing. But when I don’t write, I still have all these ideas and posts I want to share floating through my … More And just like that, he’s gone
It’s Mother’s Day today! Let’s all take a moment to thank all the wonderful mothers in our lives and recognize just how special they are! My parents have been married almost 49 years! 49 years is a long, long time. One word that comes to mind when I think of my mom is Patience. She … More Patience!
It seems like there’s always some sort of DIY craft fad that kids are going through. Let me think back to some that have passed through our house. Duct Tape. Let’s make duct tape wallets, pencil cases, bracelets, duct tape accessories for our dolls. Let’s use a whole roll of duct tape to cover a box … More Has the slime fad faded yet?
We went on a family vacation a few weeks ago. We drove 13 hours to Hilton Head Island, South Carolina. This was our first visit to Hilton Head and South Carolina. Let’s just say we’ll be back. I started to write this post while we were on the road and between the back to school … More Ramble On – Family Road Trip
I wanted to catch you up on our clan. A few weeks ago, we lost our dear Zelda Blue. She was diagnosed with a very aggressive bone cancer and her health quickly deteriorated. We are so thankful for the wonderful vet staff who supported us through this time. We made the difficult decision to end … More A tribute to our Zelda Blue
I know I’ve been absent lately and I’m sorry. I think spring break has gotten the best of me. We have stayed home this break and just planned a few fun things to do with the girls through the week and then we are surprising them with a little getaway this weekend. The weather has … More Say Hello to George!