Sometimes…

…just fixing a blind so it rolls again feels like a giant accomplished. I was on the phone with a friend when I started looking at how I could take it apart.  I got mad multi-tasking skills! Opening the blinds and windows first thing in the morning makes me feel alive and ready to start…

A Pillow with a View

I love this time of the year!  The weather is cooling off. The trees are beginning to change color.  The birds flock to our feeders. They line up on the fence waiting their turn for free seed.  (Not that you can see that in this picture.) The pressure of Christmas has not yet hit us…

Pillows

Within the first month of Dave and I dating we decided to go to India together.  Actually, it wasn’t just the two of us. The trip was in the works when we met. My mom and I had already decided we wanted to go and when I went on my first date with Dave he…

Closets. Part 2

All it took was one week of me putting clothes away in the girls’ closet vs our closet and I was begging/demanding Dave to redo ours.  Wow!  I was going to lose it!  Not only was our clothes a mess but they were stored in multiple rooms because we didn’t have enough room in our…

How low can we go?

I’ve been meaning to build our bed for years now. Literally, for YEARS!  My brother was here in September and I was going to do it with his help!  I had every intention of finishing it.  Then I remembered my first year with P.  I realized having a wood border around the mattress and lifting…

Etsy Art

I’ve been looking on Etsy for art lately.  I wanted to find an illustration or graphic design that was about sisters. Because Dave is a photographer we mostly have photographs up on our walls. I want to balance it out with illustrations.  I didn’t find what I was looking for but found a few other…