We All Just Need A Little Privacy – DIY Stained Glass Window

Often, I go hard on a house project, burn myself out, and then need a break and new inspiration. After completing the study, I haven’t had much motivation to do much else. COVID winter has also left me unmotivated. I truly miss the warmer weather and being outside doing literally anything . I’ll even takeContinue reading “We All Just Need A Little Privacy – DIY Stained Glass Window”

Why, Hello Gorgeous — Sprucing Up the Old

Home design has always been something I’ve enjoyed. However, this past year has provided me confidence in taking more risks than I ever imagined I could. When I used to look up homes for sale, I would stray away from anything that looked like it needed work. After doing our kitchen renovation, I actually loveContinue reading “Why, Hello Gorgeous — Sprucing Up the Old”

The Beginnings of Backyard Bliss

One of the prior owners spent some time and money on landscaping, resulting in some lovely blooms from spring until fall at our house. However, much like our home, we have really just maintained our yard these past four years. Mainly, premature mulching or mulching way late in the season, and that’s about it. MyContinue reading “The Beginnings of Backyard Bliss”

What not to do during a pandemic – or perhaps do?

When the pandemic hit over nine months ago, I had a hard time adjusting to the new restrictions: full time job, full time parenting, nowhere to go, stuck in a home which I loved but mostly cared for only in the evenings and on the weekends. It took me a hot minute to adjust toContinue reading “What not to do during a pandemic – or perhaps do?”

DIY Advent Calendar

Back in the day, my family was given a great homemade advent calendar.  We are a big family (I am one of five).  Every morning we would all race downstairs to be the first to place a star on the advent “christmas tree” one by one until the 25th when the prized heart was placedContinue reading “DIY Advent Calendar”