I’ve recently decided I’d like to try my hand at gardening. One day, I’d love to have a garden with fruits and vegetables, but for now, I started small. If you remember the photos from our renovated atrium, you may remember the herb garden I created in an old popcorn cart. Once the plants started […]
Now that my craft room is up and running, I splurged and decided to get a new sewing machine. I know this brings my total number of machines to an astronomical amount, but none of them were newer than 1970 and each had its own quirks that made sewing difficult. In honor of my fancy […]
Thanks to everyone who joined us for Russell’s birthday. From the overwhelming amount of gifts you brought to the advice and support you’ve given us this past year, we are forever grateful to have you in our lives. And, we’re so glad we could celebrate with you.
It’s hard to believe Russell is a year old. Because I turn into an emotional wreck when I think about him getting “old,” I have resorted to finding ways to stay busy and keep my mind off of the fact that a full year has flown by so. darn. fast. One way I stayed busy was […]
We’ve been wanting to find the perfect patio table for a while now. Granted, when we really wanted to find one, it wasn’t 100 degrees outside. But, nonetheless. We came across a cute white set with a mid-century feel to it at an estate sale a month or so ago. Now, if we had a […]
Sometimes polishing up the little details in things can really make a big difference (plus it’s nice to do small projects every now and then). When we purchased our mid-century furniture some time ago at auction we noticed it was most likely in a smoker’s home. There was a faint stench of smoke, and the […]
Now that we are starting to paint the walls, we have been thinking about art to hang on them. We had a coupon for Shutterfly and decided to use it on a print for above our fireplace. We knew we wanted to use a photo from our wedding. The biggest we could fit was 20 […]