4 things that are saving my life right now

It's a difficult season for me right now, maybe for you too. Too much to write in a post; plus do you really want to read about my problems when you have your own to worry about? The answer is a resounding NO! When it feels like everything is going wrong, it's easy to focus on... Continue Reading →

#SmallSeeds of Creativity

So, it's been awhile since I have posted some Small Seeds. Although, sharing links to bloggers changing the world right where they are is important; I thought I would switch it up a little this month and share Small Seeds of Creativity, a.k.a. seriously creative bloggers. The girls and I are always looking for fun,... Continue Reading →

Want to Live Happier? Practice Gratitude

  Dinners al-fresco on the back patio. Long walks after dinner. Flipping burgers on the grill in the pouring rain. Acupuncture treatment by a friend. My little sister’s encouraging words. Woohoo’s from Parker at gymnastics. Great books that make you think. These are just a few of the things on my 1000 Gifts list. Typically... Continue Reading →

You Know You’re Addicted to Starbucks When…

You know you're addicted to Starbucks® when you write a poem about their caffeinated drinks! *This poem was written by my 12-year-old daughter, who is in love with Starbucks®. She wants her first job to be as a Barista. Maybe she'll get me a discount? Starbucks... The flavor is the sweet smell of a red... Continue Reading →

50 Creative Date Night Ideas for Your Marriage

I remember when my husband and I first started dating. We were so infatuated with one another. We wanted to fulfill each other’s needs. We listened to one another. We spent a lot of time together connecting. But after 18 years of marriage, kids, careers, and basically, life, it has gotten harder to find time... Continue Reading →

3 Women Inspiring Change Everyday | January

I read a lot of blogs. And when I say, "a lot", I mean I currently have somewhere close to 100 blogs bookmarked on my iPad. I may have an addiction. I don't read these 100 blogs everyday. Geez, I wouldn't get anything done! These blogs fall under the category of Faith, Quilt Love, Craft... Continue Reading →

Awesome Gift Giving Guide That Does Good

'Tis the season to give...right? So, what do you get friends and family who have everything? Or, say, "I don't need anything." Which is true. Most of us don't need a thing. Not so true for others around the world. The dilemma of the season: Give something special to our loved ones, because we love... Continue Reading →

Peel hard-boiled eggs easy-peasy

Okay, okay...that sounded a little hokey, but check this out... I am thinking ahead to Easter and making deviled eggs. We eat organic, cage-free eggs (cause they taste the best), but once boiled they can be hard to peel. Well, I came across this genius tip for brain-damage-free peeling...seriously, it will change your life! I... Continue Reading →

It’s called Plum Crazy Purple

Here it is...the 1972 Dodge Charger back from restoration! Warning to all the car purest: it was not restored to original factory specs. This is our little "fun" car. ****BEFORE**** Glenn bought his '72 Charger in the fall of 2006 from a dealer on Ebay. The dealer was located in South Carolina, so we had... Continue Reading →

Powered by WordPress.com.

Up ↑

%d bloggers like this: