As they say… priceless

Number of years I’ve hated the state of this cabinet: 14[this was a cabinet that was a result of one of my dh’s “dumpster dives” back in college] Number of years I’ve said, “you know, I *really* should paint that thing one day…”: again, 14 Number of times I had to go to the hardware … [Read more…]

Happy Pentecost! Mother’s Day!

Whether you are a Mom, have a Mom, or have been nurtured by someone special in your life, I wish you a blessed Mother’s Day! [I have to admit to you… I’m a bit freaked out at the moment. We have some pretty strong winds blowing outside and our neighborhood is rather notorious for uprooted … [Read more…]

No matter what, it’s already good

While I was out grocery shopping, my husband packed up all 7 kids (including the baby), drove to the nearest big town 20 miles away, and shopped for Mother’s Day and my birthday. I don’t care WHAT they got me… he already wins.

Fairy gardens

First of all, I have to say that Jill from Wee Gardens does an AMAZING job. I ordered her book and she shipped it out so quickly and packaged it so beautifully I had to make sure I told you all! So, inspired by her beautiful webpage and her gorgeous book, my kids and I … [Read more…]