Organizing My Life

I am not educated as a professional organizer, but I feel like as a mom of three, there has to be some element of this specialty in your toolbox or you start to drown with all of the “stuff” that comes with having kids. Pictures, toys, shoes, (SO many SHOES) can start to pile up […]

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Weeding for the Win

As I stepped outside for the first time this morning, I walked out to my various garden spots and peered past the coming buds and waning plants to spy some clovers which I quickly pluck out of the cool earth. I walk, sometimes with my coffee, around to each area of growth and take a […]

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Growing Zinnias

Do you like flowers? (this is important because some people don’t and – not judging, this might be a good blog post to skip if that is the case 😉 If you do – and want to grow some bouquets yourself, try ZINNIAS! Under the guidance of family, I have been planting, splitting, and cutting […]

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Celebrate “In Betweening”

So, for two months, I posted a weekly blog about the things I have made and done in my home for the past year or so – bolstered by the quarantine for extra DIY magic with paint and chalkboards – and then I went dark for a whole MONTH! This was not my intention. I […]

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Always Washing and Drying

As we make small adjustments and updates to our house, we bite off little bits here and there. Adulting is the real deal people, and home-ownership, whether it is a home on a lot or a condo, is a lifelong venture. I like to look at owning a home like the ultimate hobby and is […]

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diyING a “Sand Box”

With all the uncertainty surrounding park openings in the COVID times of now, I have been wracking my brain for ways to potentially keep our children busy and OUT of our house and OFF of screens of any sort. We have been in our new home a little over a year now and when we […]

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Bedroom TransformING

I have been posting a lot about painting over wall paper and the ease of chalk board painting in your home and now I present the pinnacle of combining these two fabulous techniques in a room I use every day. My BEDROOM. In our old house, we had a white room that I left fairly […]

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UpdatING instead of ReplacING

Anyone have that leftover piece of furniture, a chair, or an ottoman, that you really can’t stand? A cushion that is out of date? For me it was a few items in my home. Some stains that wouldn’t come out or tears that couldn’t be mended. Sometimes its a bargain find that has a pattern […]

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