As we are drawing nearer to the Christmas holiday, I finding myself strangely calm and quiet, yes, introspective! I am increasingly pulling back in my thoughts. I am less able to focus on creativity, home decor and twinkling lights -- and inspiration … ** Read more **

Counting Your Blessings

  I really wanted to share about this book and its author during Creative Inspiration Week, but long story short it didn't happen. While I didn't get it posted that week, the good news is that now I can give it the special attention it … ** Read more **

This is {not} glamorous

Do we look ready for Thanksgiving at our house? My nephew and son have been busy helping out. Our bathroom cabinet is painted but nothing is put back. We'd work on it but... We've had a little situation. Ignore the child wearing the undies … ** Read more **

Virtual Vintage Prom

Because today is always a good day for a party. (and we can always put off Thanksgiving preparations until tomorrow...) Oh, hello! Do come in! I am scurrying around trying to get ready for the vintage prom. I started out looking for the perfect, … ** Read more **

Four Things I’d Rather Do

Shhhh ... I have snuck up here to my computer to do a quick post. I started out the day planning to paint my bathroom cabinet. It is kind of a quick fix, as I really just need a whole new vanity. It is shabby in a not so chic way. But, with … ** Read more **

Unfortunate Party Incident (shoes involved)

Well how much fun was that little etiquette poll? Who knew there were so many opinions on shoe or no shoe etiquette! I'm impressed. Some of you have pointed out the nasty things that might come inside the house on your shoes. That is true. … ** Read more **