1000 Gifts

Yesterday I posted a video that is a promotion of sorts for a book, One Thousand Gifts: A Dare to Live Fully Right Where You Are by Ann Voskamp. I first saw this video two weeks ago at our first staff devotion time (every Wednesday afternoon) of the new school year. The coordinator for devotions … Continue reading

Day 14

A Picture of Someone You Could Never Imagine Your Life Without…                       Forgive me for cheating but I couldn’t pick one person…my family is so special to me and I can’t imagine life without any of them. This was taken at my grandmother’s 80th birthday … Continue reading


Over at the Pleated Poppy Lindsey gave the challenge of finding something in your closet that you don’t wear much and making it new again so here is what I came up with… Black Linen Pants & Belt: Avenue Green Tank: Lane Bryant Necklace/Earrings: Local shop Orange Crocheted Top: Kohls The challenge piece was the … Continue reading

Signature Style

Recently, John and Sherry at Young House Love posted about Ethan Allen’s Signature Style quiz. Well, I am never one to turn down a quiz! I got the Explorer style every time I took the quiz…yes, I may have taken it at least 10 times. Don’t hate. explorer “The results are in – your Signature … Continue reading

House Blues…

After my drastic living room furniture makeover a few years ago, I am still very happy with the decor. I have taken my time collection and adding accessories to create a look I like. To me, it’s warm, cozy, and comfy. But, after spotting a vase at an antique sale last spring I decided the … Continue reading

WIWW: First Timer

I have enjoyed the Pleated Poppy for some time now and I decided to jump out there and participate in her weekly feature, What I Wore Wednesday. Here’s what Lindsey has to say about WIWW…   “…i needed some motivation to get out of my pjs and sweats so i started posting pics of myself … Continue reading