visual aid

I’m on the fence.   I need help so I’m pitching this one out to you. Here’s your chance to speak.  Have your say. Lay it out there. Indecision.  A terrible place to visit. It’s usually not a big deal for me.  Just jump in with both feet and don’t look back…right? You know those wordsContinue reading “visual aid”

Dressing the Dresser

Creating vignettes are one of my favorite things to do.  Dusting is not. So creating seasonal vignettes is a really fun thing for me because I can two things done at once and the chore of dusting is pretty painless when visions of primping and fluffing are swimming in my head. Today I’m dressing aContinue reading “Dressing the Dresser”

Poinsettia & Pyracantha

The vibrant red of the Poinsettia and the Pyracantha berries added color and texture of nature to our rustic Christmas mantel this year. Three Kings are present with Mary, Joseph, and Baby Jesus is nestled in the manger.  In this setting, a rustic star shows the way. The cross represents the promise to be fulfilled.Continue reading “Poinsettia & Pyracantha”

what does this say about me?

He brought me a bouquet of… Pyrancantha! also know as Firethorn well I guess I could assume he thinks I’m hot but considering the thorns maybe I could assume that he thinks I’m as sharp as a tack on the other hand… maybe it’s because I can be a bit ornery and this is whatContinue reading “what does this say about me?”

14 Days of “Make it Merry” Holiday at Home

It’s my day!!!!  Finally! I was so excited to do this blog hop with Diane at Home Sweet Homemade and 12 other amazing bloggers that I’ve had trouble keeping a lid on the topic of my post, Holiday at Home. My contribution marks the middle ground in this 14 day journey of Make it MerryContinue reading “14 Days of “Make it Merry” Holiday at Home”

new boots and coco

I bought new boots…well they’re really black suede booties to wear with my skinny jeans. That cracks me up typing that. Skinny Jeans, wish they made me look skinny 🙂 Any who…this is the box they came in. Check out the bottom!  pretty cool.  see it says recycle.  so I did. I also bought someContinue reading “new boots and coco”

what a week!

Baby girl bought her first car The key is hanging from her thumb…hard to see it, looks like she’s saying; “can’t touch this”! I cried. She didn’t know that. It was special. *** Baby boy’s football team played in the playoffs at Cowboy Stadium He’s #34 my butt used to look that good 🙂 ***Continue reading “what a week!”

she’s so stink’n awesome!

and she’s gentle, kind, loving, adorable and amazingly… C.R.E.A.T.I.V.E.  Do you buy TOMS shoes? We do. Although I don’t have any yet 😦 (Note to self… Add TOMS shoes to your wish list) Riley (adorable daughter no.2) has several pairs and every pair she buys a little TOMS bag comes with the shoes. So cuteContinue reading “she’s so stink’n awesome!”

31 Days of Before & After ~ Day 28 “Puzzled”

Oh I can just see it now… ya’ll are thinking; “she did this already” but don’t be  so hasty,  you might be pleasantly surprised 🙂 I was digging through my toy box the other day, looking for something that I didn’t find. I made a huge mess and it’s still there, all strewn about theContinue reading “31 Days of Before & After ~ Day 28 “Puzzled””

31 Days of Before & After ~ Day 27 “Coffee Table”

My coffee table is “really” a coffee table & a conversation piece & handmade & funky! There is not another one like it. My friend Trent made it. He and his wife had it in their home for a time and the put it in their garage sale, I’ve had it ever since. I willContinue reading “31 Days of Before & After ~ Day 27 “Coffee Table””