The Hiding Place {Finding Solitude}

slate tile shower with bench and glass doors

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 **

Home Dreams for 2012

This year I'm not in the mood to make house goals. There. I said it. Boom. I'm not being a scrooge. And I'm not anti-goals, I'm just feeling more like I want to be more spontaneous with projects. I think when it comes to my house and my … ** Read more **

2011 Projects & Life Round Up: The Inspired Room

dining room makeover

So, 2011 is coming to a close. Since it is tradition to recap the year, I'll share a few of the highlights and projects of the past 12 months! January In January, I took you on a little tour of my SWINE colored walls around the house. As I look at … ** Read more **

Random Snapshots {And Video}


Here are a few little cell phone snapshots of the past couple of weeks... We finally got to make our Christmas cookies. My youngest daughter made homemade granola from her sister's recipe. YUMMY! We've been sitting by the fire (these … ** Read more **