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Dec

30

2016
Resolution Reminders 2017

Resolution Reminders 2017

2016 is practically gone and a new year is right at our finger tips. Years ago, I switched from a long list of detailed goals for the new year, to a one word or short phrase that I...

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Jan

21

2014
Share Kindness

Share Kindness

Last November, I was a vendor at a local Christmas Arts Market. That day is fresh in my memory for a couple reasons. The first being, we took our boys with us to the show. That was the...

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Jan

18

2013
Toddler Boy Bedroom

Toddler Boy Bedroom

We’ve lived in our house for about 18 months now, and I finally feel like one room is just the way I like it. So that either means that my two-year-old is my favorite child. Or it means...

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Jan

14

2013
Nurturing in 2013

Nurturing in 2013

It’s a new year and with that comes a new theme (you can read about my theme from 2012 here). I’m the kind of person that has unrealistic expectations for myself. My to-do lists are never ending–I want...

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Sep

24

2012
recipe: pumpkin cake in a jar

recipe: pumpkin cake in a jar

Yesterday we had some new friends over for dinner. I failed in the mashed potato department (aka I forgot to buy potatoes and ended up using instant flakes *gag*). But I made the most tasty, moist little pumpkin...

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Apr

10

2012
spy birthday party

spy birthday party

My boy is 6. So we celebrated. The invitations were simple (maybe you saw them if you are following me on Instagram). I used the wording from this spy party, but simplified it some, printed it on graph...

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Jan

12

2012
making plans for 2012

making plans for 2012

If you know me well, you know that I love lists. I make lists for everything (this goes back to my high school year book days where list-making was mandatory). So it may be surprising to know (especially...

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Apr

07

2011
remembering grandpa’s house

remembering grandpa’s house

My grandpa recently turned 90. Chris and I got to go visit for the weekend and celebrate with all my cousins. It was really fun. While I was there, I took some photos of Grandpa’s house. I have...

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Jan

11

2011
our 2010 christmas card

our 2010 christmas card

I know Christmas feels like it was ages ago (how does that happen so fast?) but I thought I’d share our Christmas card anyway. Of course I used one of Cathe Holden’s vintage images to make our card....

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Dec

23

2009
our 2009 christmas cards

our 2009 christmas cards

I love Christmas cards. I love making them. I love receiving them in the mail. I love looking at the photos. I love reading the letters. I love everything about them. When I opened the box with our...

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