organization · things around home

A New Happy Love: My Bullet Journal Set Up

I’m a planner by nature, and I’ve purchased one every year for as long as I can remember. But I haven’t always utilized my planners to their greatest potential. In the past, I’ve found they haven’t been set up in a way that gave me enough room to write or  feel inspired. Often they had… Continue reading A New Happy Love: My Bullet Journal Set Up

DIY · repurpose & renew · things around home

Guest Posting Today!

Happy New Year, dear reader! I think I’m finally caught up {kinda sorta} from the holidays, travel, company, and the mound of laundry an old friend of mine calls, ” Mount Never-Rest!” How about you? Slowly, but surely, I am organizing and directing my heart towards the things around my home, and today I’m guest… Continue reading Guest Posting Today!

Holiday Ideas

Getting Socked is a Blessing!

Even though I am trying to keep things simple and the focus where it should be, it seems like no matter how much I plan, these last couple weeks before Christmas are a busy time. It’s been extra busy because we are also doing a partial remodel on our kitchen. Yes, call us C-R-A-Z-Y!  It… Continue reading Getting Socked is a Blessing!

DIY · tutorials

Making Snowballs and 20 Uses

I’ve been making snowballs…yarn snowballs… to add to some sweater stockings I got on clearance at Hobby Lobby. They’re so fast to make. Here’s a tutorial from Miss Mustard Seed. I used Natural Blend Big Twist Yarn in Winter White. For the different sizes.. Large- wrap around all 4 fingers Medium- wrap around 3 fingers… Continue reading Making Snowballs and 20 Uses

Recipes · tutorials

Homemade Truffles-Trader Joe’s Style

It’s been a busy week since we’ve been back. We had a fantastic time staying with our daughter’s fiance’s family over the Thanksgiving weekend.  We know it’s a rare gift to get along and really enjoy each other…something I hope we never take for granted. What a blessed addition to our family! I had scheduled… Continue reading Homemade Truffles-Trader Joe’s Style