My Grownup Christmas Wish

I’ve been thinking for more than a year about how to write this post. Because blogging sometimes can be a really scary thing. Telling people about your life and showing them your secrets. Especially when the secrets are personal and painful. In October 2012 Dan and I got pregnant. After a brief moments of initial […]

Graduate School FAQ

Scholars

Thanks so much for your support on my recent post about why I went back to graduate school. Being obligated to write a paper is certainly more difficult than working on my latest sewing project that’s for sure. But I know it’s for a great cause and I’m really glad to have more free time […]

Here, There, Everywhere

Texas Hotel

The temperature here has finally turned a bit cooler, and it’s been raining a little, which are the makings of perfect fall weather, just in time for Halloween decorating. While I’ve been busy starting some holiday crafts, we’ve also been making serious progress on our basement bathroom renovation – we have walls! More on that […]

My Habitat for Humanity Workshop

>Hi friends! I was away this weekend on a much needed vacation to a warm sunny place that begins with an F and ends with a LORIDA. To visit my sister We had a lovely time, I must post some photos soon. Speaking of photos, I have a bunch for you today of my recent […]

Habitat for Humanity Furniture Makeovers Workshop

Hi there! I’m happy to announce a fun treat for all you local readers. This Saturday I’ll be doing a workshop at my local Habitat for Humanity ReStore. I’ve partnered with them to share tips and tricks on furniture makeovers just for you! They are offering a series of three workshops this month and next […]

Local Home Magazine Feature

Hi friends. I’m really excited today because my first press article came out recently and I finally got a copy of the magazine! It’s it our local city magazine, which published a home-only magazine twice a year, and I’ve been featured in their fall issue. This was the piece that I wrote about behind the […]

Let’s Get Social!

Hello all! So sorry it’s been a week since my Trophy bottle top fun. Time is flying by and blogging sometimes gets away from me. But I have some fun info for you today. Last week I linked up to a Facebook like party at Fox Hollow Cottage where each of us linkers got to […]