So life has been busy lately. We’re running around like busy little ants trying to prepare for this baby. My goal was to get all major things for baby done by the end of August. I have this weird feeling she’ll come in September (I’m due 10/7) and I hate being unprepared. Ryan is back at work full time (and more) so it’s been hard
I love Spring cleaning so much! The thought of getting every nook and cranny of the house and cleaning it makes my heart happy. This Spring will be great because we will have brand new floors in almost every room of the house in about 2 weeks. I’m waiting till the floors are put in to do all my cleaning because there is going to
Several months ago we decided to redecorate our master bedroom, including painting the walls. I absolutely love it and it’s so peaceful. And it’s a good thing I took the pictures a couple of weeks ago, because last week our master bedroom carpet flooded with water. After almost a week of limited hot water and fans constantly blowing in our room, it’s now fixed, but
Well hello there! I’ve been MIA because my computer crashed last week. I’ve never experienced a crash before, but let me tell you, for someone whose business and life runs on a computer, it was like a death! I had to shut down my shop early and refund tons of orders. Needless to say, this last week has been crazy. I am able to work
Last Thursday I had another girls Christmas party. Last year was so much fun and this year was great, if not better. Last year we did desserts, but didn’t do the recipe exchange part of it (just enjoyed some treats after dinner). This year, I made a recipe book so we could all exchange recipes. We did appetizers and what a spread we had! I
I love my “new to me” kitchen. A couple of months ago, we decided to hire someone to paint our cabinets white. I think it’s made a big difference and is much more my style. We hired our good friend, Bob, to paint our cabinets. I did a lot of research on doing it yourself vs. hiring out and hands down, hiring out is the
On my blog survey, I got several questions regarding how to be content with what you already have, how to be happy in your home, decorating on a budget, and decorating with small children. Let me just say these questions really resonate with me (I’ll answer each question below). If you are one of the people that asked this, know that I really get you!