winston and mason jars

Before Jack the Goldendoodle, there was another fluffy white dog named Winston, a sweet little Westie. We got Winston when he was a puppy, 18 years ago. We brought him home from the farm to live with our family. We went on lots of adventures … ** Read more **

Living the Life

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What have you been up to lately? My daughter and son had the flu over the past week, so we've been laying low. No fun! But we are still getting things done around the house! Can't wait to show you more! How about you, has the flu hit your … ** Read more **

Valentine’s Day Mantel {and DIY Heart-Felt Banner}

valentine's day mantel from the inspired room

  Valentine's Day Mantel DIY Heart-Felt Garland **supplies ** jute twine felt needle and thread **how** cut out felt heart shapes & stitch edge to twine space about five inches apart   … ** Read more **

{Life Behind The Scenes}

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I have been a busy little bee lately, putting my house back together again now that the major parts of the "remodel" and house painting are done done done! I'm so happy to have my house back to myself. SO HAPPY! It was lovely having people working on … ** Read more **

{family traditions} puff pancake recipe


We have a family tradition, both around the holidays and all year round. We love making brunch, specifically we love to make what we call Puff Pancakes. Some people call them Dutch Babies, some call them German Pancakes. We just call them … ** Read more **

The journey toward a beautiful and functional home ….

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lovely kitchen via BHG I have been on a mission for quite some time to get my home in functional shape, as well as getting it in shape visually. This is not an overnight journey, of course. When we moved here three years and nine months ago (HOW … ** Read more **