Evolving to a Winter House: Season to Season Transformations

FALL  TO WINTER Many of you are already taking your Christmas decorations down. I haven't taken my down yet, but then again, I didn't put that many up so I'm fine with seeing the twinkling lights for the rest of the week. And even when I do take the … ** Read more **

Christmas 2010

Christmas 2010 Prayer chains from church were wrapped around a tiny tree. We remembered the needs of others and gave thanks for all the blessings we can take for granted. Not really sure why this is laying under the tree, or what it is. … ** Read more **

Creative Gift Wrapping Ideas

My girls and I saw some fun ideas for gift wrapping and tags over at Style Me Pretty awhile back. We wanted to use what we had to wrap this year, so this inspired us to get creative! We gathered up scraps of fabric, twine, ribbon, fringe, fuzzy pom … ** Read more **

Finding Peace

Finding Peace The feeling I think I'm craving the most around our house this Christmas is peace. So how am I going to find it? Here are five "just say no" strategies I am using this week to avoid the stress and find the peace I crave this … ** Read more **

Sarah’s Farmhouse at Christmas

Canadian House & Home: Sarah Richardson Christmas at Sarah's Farmhouse You all know how much I love Sarah's Farmhouse, well, it was all fixed up for Christmas and featured in Canadian House and Home last month! I unfortunately didn't get the … ** Read more **

Preparing for Guests: 10 Tips

10 Tips To Prepare For House Guests

Tips for Hosting Guests I love to create an environment that makes guests feel welcome, comfortable and helps them to enjoy the experience of being in our home. And by cleaning up, fluffing and nesting in preparation for guests, I love living in my … ** Read more **