Category Archives: Decorations and Design

Birds of a Feather

For years I had a cute heart wreath to hang on the door for Valentine’s Day. I was randomly given a Styrofoam heart. I wrapped it in yarn and added a few handmade book-page flowers to it. That lasted for … Continue reading

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Art

Dayspring has ended for the year. Part of me is relieved. The boys are up there every Friday from 10:15 to 2:30. I make my menu for the week, compile my grocery list, and then go shopping, but sitting around … Continue reading

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IKEA Trip 5/16

We realized yesterday that the boys hadn’t been to the St. Louis IKEA! We needed some replacement parts for our shoe cabinet anyway so we headed out to do some shopping. But first, we made a stop at Guitar Center. … Continue reading

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Spring is in Full Swing!

Lots going on around here which is why I haven’t been posting. We’ve been blessed with about a week of picture-perfect spring weather. Perfect temps, gentle breezes, no rain. I’m so glad we could make the most of it! Prepare … Continue reading

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Amanda’s Bridal Shower

These past few weeks have been really busy! Luke kept us hopping with four rehearsals and two showings of his first play. We haven’t received the pictures we purchased, but I’ll post about it when they arrive. My brother, Paul, … Continue reading

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The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The KonMarie Method of Decluttering and Organizing

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’ve heard about this book: Several moms in my holistic mom’s group on FB were singing the praises of the KonMarie method, but I was hesitant to try it out. Why? Well, when … Continue reading

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Valentine Printables 2016

It’s time to start decorating for Valentine’s Day/my sister-in-law’s bridal shower! Some cute printables I found: This one is cute!   This banner is adorable! More printables than you can shake a stick at here.   Printable Valentine’s Day Cards: … Continue reading

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Winter Project Number 2: Closet

Every since we moved into our house, our third bedroom has been utilized as a homeschool room. The boys were little and were happy to share, and I had so much curriculum passed down from my mom and so many … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge Day 11

Day 11: Nativity We bought all of the pieces to the Little People Nativity Set when the boys were toddlers and we still enjoy it. At one time I thought I’d pack it away when the boys got older and … Continue reading

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Photo Challenge Day 10

Day 10: Gift Edison wanted in on this picture. 🙂

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