Favorite Things 2015 Edition

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Every year for the past several years I have shared my favorite things that I discovered throughout the year. Other bloggers do this as well and I always look forward to reading all of their posts. This is not a sponsored post. I just want to share my favorite finds from this year but I did add […]

If Pinterest Came Alive…

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Have you ever wondered what it would be like if your Pinterest boards came to life? If you could see all the things you had pinned in person and meet the people behind the pins? Well, guess what folks? It can happen. There is going to be a Pinner’s expo here in Utah with 100 […]

Vintage Pencil Sharpener

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Growing up we had a pencil sharpener in my dad’s office where you cranked the handle and it could be mounted to the desk. I loved that thing! We have had a problem in our house for what seems like forever. We are always losing our little pencil sharpeners. I am not sure where they […]

Living Water

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I’ve been reflecting on things lately. Reminiscing. I purged like crazy and went through every single thing we own including pictures. It has made me both sad and joyful. Sad because of the fact that my kids are no longer tiny and squishy, and filled with inexpressible joy at the things we have had the […]

Using Your Voice For Good

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I’m putting away the power tools and paint and I’m getting personal on the blog today. Something touched my heart and I wanted to share. Our family lives in a community that glorifies sports. All sports, but baseball in particular. Shane and I like baseball too. We signed our oldest up for little league when he was […]

Midcentury Modern Dog Bed

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Before we start can I just say that I am thoroughly confused as to what the correct way to write midcentury? I see it three ways: Midcentury, Mid Century, and Mid-Century. I see all sorts of sites and brands using it in all different ways. If anyone knows a solid answer I would love to […]

You’re Invited….

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Back when I signed the contract to write my book the whole “have a launch party” part of the contract kind of got pushed to the back of my mind. It seemed so far away. I had a whole book to write and focus on after all. But now that the book has officially come […]