2.3.17 DIY Decorative Shelf

Do you have a blank space that you don’t know what to do with it?  We have this hallway on our main floor that we updated (see that post here) and I wanted to add just a little something to give it more character and rustic charm.  So I decided to add a little decorative …

Front yard landscaping makeover

Hi, you guys! It’s the end of January and I’m just about done with winter!  I’m ready for warm weather, hanging outside with a good book, BBQ-ing and watching the kids play in their blow up pool.  I’m so looking forward to doing more outdoor projects once the weather warms up a little.  Until then, …

Hello World Theme Baby Shower

I can’t believe I’m having a niece (my first one)!  She will be here soon and we’re anxiously anticipating her arrival! Last weekend we had a lovely Jack & Jill baby shower in honor of her.  I had so much fun planning out all the details and hosting the event.  My sister didn’t want the …

1.27.17 DIY Friday

Hey, hey, it’s DIY Friday! I want to share with you a project I made for a friend for her birthday that just passed.  I think with all the craziness that has been my life for the past few years, I’ve sort of lost touch with giving meaningful gifts to my dear friends.  I don’t …

Holiday Decor 2016

The holidays are just my favorite time of year.  The hustle and bustle, the excitement of gift giving, seeing the generosity of humans doing what they do best, showing kindness to each other.  I know there can be a lot of ugliness out in the world, but I choose to see the positive and DO …

Ready to continue this journey…

I can’t believe it’s been over a year since I’ve last posted.  Just thinking back to when I had to put this blog on hold due to my stepson’s diagnosis of leukemia feels like it was just yesterday, and yet it feels like it was a lifetime ago, because so much has happened.  We spent …

12.4.15 DIY Friday

Good evening!  Today’s post is going to be short, easy and sweet!  As you saw on my post on Tuesday, I went with some text for my front door instead of a wreath.  It’s my way of telling the world what we’re praying for this holiday season.  And it’s super easy to do, too!  Here …

Outdoor Holiday Decor 2015

Good afternoon! I hope you had a fantastic Thanksgiving!  It was a bit of a whirlwind, I can’t believe how fast this weekend went.  Did you do any Black Friday shopping?  I went out twice, I was such a nut!  The early 7am one I almost didn’t make because I only had 3 hours of …

MB Before & After

Howdy, everyone!  Thank you for stopping by!  It’s been so cold this week, I’m freezing my tush off whenever I go outside!  Winter is finally here…womp womp.  I’m supposed to do outdoor decorations this week and I have no idea how I’m going to do it with this weather.  I hope it warms up a …

11.20.15 DIY Friday

Thank goodness it’s Friday!  We have a busy week and a half ahead of us with Evey’s 4th birthday, Thanksgiving, and my little’s sister’s 30th birthday so definitely had to be extra productive this week!  I’ve been scrambling around with my to-do lists and making sure we’ll have all that we need.  For Evey’s party, …