20 Days Left Until Christmas
Help Us Mr. Linky!

Hi friends! How are you? Have I told you lately how how much I appreciate all of your comments? I've been out of town this past week and without reliable internet, trying to settle some of the details of our move (like that pesky detail of WHERE we … ** Read more **

Reinventing Christmas (and a giveaway!)

Since my family is undergoing so many changes involved with moving this month, we are rethinking how we "do" Christmas. We've had to let relatives know things won't be the same this year and we are thinking of ways to make Christmas special for our … ** Read more **

Easy Plate Monogram Project
(and a giveaway)

This week I wanted to show you a couple of simple projects my kids and I have made together recently. I'll show you one today and the other one next time. My daughter and I found some cute thick black and white cardboard letters covered in cloth at … ** Read more **

Freedom from Stuff:
5 Tips to Restore Order

I am finally peeking my head back into blogland as I write this! Greetings! I took a couple of days off to focus on my upcoming move (in case you missed the news, we are moving to Washington next month to start a church). I've really been dragging … ** Read more **

Four Weeks Until Christmas!
Holiday Linky Inspiration!

I hope you all had a wonderful Thanksgiving with your family! Due to a mashed potato overload and an internet crisis at the beach, I was unable to get all my holiday finds up for this week. But, next week I'll share some links. For anyone who … ** Read more **

Holiday Decorating:
Using What You’ve Got


I thought this was such a clever wreath alternative (found at Country Living)! And easy? You can beat it! Do you guys laugh behind my back at all the simple ideas I find? So many of you are brilliantly creative, I stand in awe of your genius. Me? I … ** Read more **