Have you ever really thought about that verse? “Be still, and know that I am God.” Psalm 46:10 To be still…that’s not very easy for me. I’m usually one to stay busy, getting things done, multi-tasking. Projects, work, kids, home… Although, this past winter has been different. I’ve had the painful “frozen shoulder” and […]
Remember last November, when we had our Barn Sale? Well, I got this fabulous cubby shelf from the sweet ladies at Junkin on Main…painted it white and it’s one of my favorite pieces 🙂 And remember in this post, when I said a Pinterest photo prompted me to rearrange furniture? Well…this is what I […]
I know you do this…find a gorgeous photo on Pinterest, and then you find yourself re-arranging the furniture in your whole house, just to create “that look” 😉 Well, yes, sometimes I do that too. So…my sweet kids helped me move a few larger pieces around from the dining room to the family room. […]
Open the windows, clip some fresh blooms from the flower garden, and pull out your best dishes 🙂 It’s time to gather around the table! Just like Spring is my favorite season, setting a table is one of my favorite things to do for my family. I enjoy the process…Layering of textiles, stacking of […]
I’ve always had a deep love for the written word. When I was little, I could spell complicated words easily. Words and reading came effortlessly. And books, oh how I adore books. As a teacher, I have literally thousands of books 🙂 I’m usually always in the middle of reading two or three books at […]Continue Reading...
Rain, rain, and more rain…it’s been a sloppy mess outdoors the last few weeks. No need to complain, though. Everything is green outside! And blooming! I cut branches from our popcorn plant. It’s got the tiniest little flowers. Our English bulldog, Jovi B, is not happy about all the rain. Or is that her happy […]Continue Reading...
They told me it was a vintage crab cage…but it looks like a chicken crate to me 🙂 Whatever it was, now it’s a coffee table- in our family room. I’m drawn to the raw wood mixed with all the white… You know what? I’m not an interior decorator. I actually have a degree in […]
It’s that time of year! Spring cleaning…and I must say, that I’m really looking forward to it?! Surely, in the next weeks, our temps will rise enough to open the windows, turn up the happy music, and clean every room…’till it shines like the top of the Chrysler building. LOL (quote from the movie Annie […]