quote for today

I can’t take credit for this bit of inspiration. It’s from Lysa Terkeurst’s book “Made To Crave” which I want to read along with a great many other books on my list. I’ll definitely be using this one on my...

thought for the day

this is the one i cling to. the one i printed out more times than i can remember and stuck in my purse only to give it away time and again. the one that speaks to me like a formula. the one He reminds me of over and over. this is what i need. so i made this little...

Want to see what’s in my purse?

I have this theory about bloggers. I think that the ones with the most readers (girls like Dooce, Jasmine Star, Young House Love) are the ones who are the same type girls who would say to me in school “Want to see what’s in my purse?”. What they had...

I Love My Job!: Kara Hartman

It’s Monday again! Once again we are featuring someone who loves going to work even on Monday mornings … my dear friend Kara! There’s another post coming about her wedding and just why she is so dear to my heart but today we’ll just say she is...

I Love My Job!: Gail

Happy Monday everybody! Hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving weekend. We sure did! I made a turkey with all the trimmings and we had family down to visit from Ohio. On Mondays like this after a big weekend full of going nonstop it’s always a little bit harder...

I Love My Job!: Meet Jessica

This week I’m very excited to bring you an interview with my beautiful cousin Jessica! She was one of the first to respond when I put out the call for folks who are passionate about what they do. She’s as lovely on the inside as she is on the outside and I...

I Love My Job!

I have something I am so happy to share with you today! For a long time now (years!) I have wanted to start this series called “I Love My Job” featuring interviews with people who (as the name implies) genuinely love to get up on Monday mornings and go to...

Yellow

If you notice ALOT of yellow from me on Pinterest this week it’s because … (drum roll please) … I’m guest pinning for Alt Summit on the Color Lovin’: Yellow board! I saw a post about it on Facebook, voluntered and I’m so happy,...

A Bucket Of Candy

Our little Byrdie went Trick or Treating last year but being so young it was a short experience. This year she is almost 2 and a half. We dressed up her up as Ponyo because it’s her favorite movie. My friend sewed her an amazing costume from scratch and she...

i’m still here …

it’s been a whirlwind. in august i decided to go back to school. crazy. i must have been taking some kind of crazy pills that day. it really did all get decided in one day and then boom, after starting college …ahem… awhile ago i went back. i am...