HomeRight Finish Max GIVEAWAY!

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My house. My poor, poor house. It is a WRECK. And I don’t mean it in the way your neighbor means it when she says it and there are 3 HotWheels cars on her floor and a fruit snack wrapper on the couch. I mean it in the way that the kitchen counters are covered […]

Team Depot in Salt Lake City!

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This is a sponsored post for The Home Depot Foundation who I love dearly. Every thought, opinion, and experience is all mine. I have traveled around to different states to participate in Home Depot service projects but this time I got to help out in my home state… Utah! Last year the Valor House was built. […]

October Linky Party 2014

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I LOVE October! The only bad thing about it is that it means winter is coming. But other than that you can’t beat the weather, the food, and the beautiful fall leaves on the mountains, and my birthday…. :) I am now the big 3-5. Hello mid-thirties! I spent the day mowing the lawn, trimming […]

Book Review and Giveaway!


I sat by my blogging friend Karah at Haven one day at lunch and we chatted about her book that was going to be coming out soon. She told me what a labor of love it was. And some of what she said helped me make up my mind about finally writing my own book. […]

Fall Home Tour


I am so excited to be participating in this year’s Fall Home Tour! Yesterday the tour ended with My Fabulous Life. If you are coming from there, WELCOME! I am glad you came :) Am I the only one who is still reeling over the fact that it Fall already? How did this happen? I swear summer […]

Celebration of Service


This is a sponsored post for The Home Depot Foundation who I love dearly. Every thought, opinion, and experience is all mine. My very first experience with The Home Depot Foundation was back in November of 2011. I was able to go to Atlanta and do a service project for veterans in need. It was […]

Steam Clean Your Mattress! {Giveaway}

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This giveaway is now closed I live with 5 boys. They are dirty. Anything I can get away with throwing in the washer, I throw in the washer. Toys, stuffed animals, shoes, coats, etc. Unfortunately you can’t just throw your mattress in the washing machine. And as often as we wash our sheets, it doesn’t […]

Linky Party Announcement

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I have thought long and hard about this for well over a year. I have gone back and forth with “Should I keep the party?” and “Should I get rid of the party?” and I have decided that I will hold a link party once a month instead of weekly. I will post the party […]

BIG News!

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So now that I have signed the contract and made it all official, I can let the cat out of the bag.  I AM WRITING A BOOK! I was first approached by a publishing company about a year and a half ago. Maybe a little longer. I was flattered that they had asked and it […]