The Dragon Flies Again

This fantastic dragon was given to me by an amazing artist and friend, Bill Kheel. He made it for my oldest daughter.  It’s suppose to be her riding the dragon but it was created while I was still pregnant. Little did anyone know both of my girls would end up being blue-eyed and fair-skinned with either with blonde or light…

Succulent Bowls

We had G’s 3rd Birthday Party at our house.  These shindigs are always a lot of work but in the end they’re well worth it.  It’s the first time we’ve had a party for her.  I might make it an annual event because the timing, in March, ties in perfectly with Spring cleaning. The back yard…

Shade, the Money Saver.

It’s 2pm. It’s spring. The sun has shifted. Instead of hiding behind a large tree it glares right into our back windows and sliding doors.  Our living room, dining room and kitchen turn into a hot atrium.  It was awful until we found a solution! Last summer I shared here about the white, flowy, curtains…

Glorious Nights!

The weather has definitely taken a turn for summer!  This weekend we were in the 90’s during the day making the evenings in the 70’s!  We started eating outside again!  It’s amazing how candlelight and carnie lights can change the mood of a place just like that!  The girls want to play and it’s so…