The Hiding Place {Finding Solitude}

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Finding Peace & Quiet I don't know about you, but sometimes I have to hide in my own house. My house gets L-O-U-D. I like quiet. So I hide. My main source of refuge? The shower. When my kids were younger I would go in the bathroom and shut … ** Read more **

Snow Days {Where You Stop Being Sad & Start Being Awesome!}

Snow Days

Snow Days are Awesome Days You know those wonderfully unexpected unusual days where you are safe and snug, but stuck at home because of snow? Yeah. Those days are the best, if you are busy most other days like I am. On a snow day, you stop … ** Read more **

When Good Enough is Good Enough for Now {Command Center for Organization}

Real LIfe Projects

Truth. So my life has been kinda busy for the past few years. Not only did we move to another state to start a creative church from scratch, but this weekend we are launching a concert house. Yawn. Not much goes on around our house. Yeah. So. … ** Read more **

What I Learned About Blogging in 2011

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via Hil's Blog This post is for you, fellow bloggers or bloggers-to-be. It is going to be kind of long and rambling, but basically my blogging sensors are telling me this: Blogging is changing. And we need to learn how to deal with it … ** Read more **

All is calm. All is bright.

Jack the Goldendoodle

Because I know you are all wondering how I fared over the weekend (thank you all so much for your support and hysterical comments on this post!), I successfully dug the table out from under the avalanche. Go me! Ironically, as I was taking the top … ** Read more **

After the Christmas Tour. The Unraveling.

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After the Christmas Home Tour. Sometimes I just have to laugh. Or wonder what is wrong with me. HA! I see so many people with their homes seemingly (still) all decorated ... perfectly, shiny and pretty. They are hosting parties in their homes this … ** Read more **