Word of the Year Clock

At the end of every year my husband and I evaluate how we did that year with the goals we set.  In fact, the past two years, we have done an overnighter with just the two of us and got out a pen and paper and wrote out family goals for the year.  I think {…Read More…}

Pumpkin Shelves

I hope you have been enjoying the change of seasons.  Normally I hold on tight to summer but this year we had such an awesome summer of weather in Ohio I gladly welcomed fall. There is a beautiful tree across the street in hues of red that takes my breath away everything I look outside.  {…Read More…}

DIY Child’s Backpack {Sewing Tutorial}

I have teamed up with Online Fabric Store this week to bring you four sewing tutorials using the most beautiful fabric like Amy Butler, Joel Dewberry and Michael Miller. I thought we would start the week with a backpack we made for Kayla’s upcoming school year.  We?  Yes we!  My amazing cousin Lindsay is visiting from Chicago to help with these tutorials. 

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5 Ways to Get the Farmhouse Look

A very strange thing has happened in our great nation. America has fallen in love – with shiplap! This beautiful wood paneling is a potential buried treasure hiding under drywall and easily converted into a beautiful finish, giving the room a unique and attractive farmhouse look. Although shiplap is a wonderful thing, there are also {…Read More…}