Dec 25-26 🌲♥️❤️

Rewind to Christmas Eve…after we left my parents house we went home to open present…upstairs! By the white tree! Oops…where’s Dave? That’s better 🙂 So fun! We got fun stuff…Dave got me the eufy (robot vacuum), Anyone else have one? The kids were sweet and got us thoughtful gifts. It was the year of the…

New Year, New CookBook Shelves (👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼)

I love how versatile this wall is with the chalkboard paint. I love to change it up for seasons. And I love cookbooks!! I have a bunch that I’ve gotten as gifts and a bunch from goodwill – I went to Walmart to shop and had a little Christmas money, so when I saw Drew…

Christmas 2021

Looking through the pictures from Christmas, I counted 87 that I want to add here for memory sake! So we better get started -ha!! We had such a beautiful and worshipful music Christmas program at church. I cried several times…I love how the musicians and Dave used old classic carols and also some amazing new…

Art of 2021

2021 was a good year for art…for learning new things, practicing old things, adding more art and color to our house, and generally enjoying color/print/pattern, and my iPad drawing program to the fullest. Add in a few creative baking sessions and then ordering creative merch online, we had a smashing year / and I’m thankful…

a tale of 4 trees 🌲🌲🌲🌲

I couldn’t pick a favorite if I tried!!! Don’t make me…they are all my favorites, just like my kids!! ALL FAVORITES!!! First tale: I wanted one real tree for our porch…my friend Michelle told me about this best kept secret: What’s funny is that it’s not a secret…this large sign is on the road that…

📚Best Books of 2021📚

This post is not going to be as in-depth as last years’ big book recap…one reason being that I reread several of those same books 🤣 and I didn’t keep as careful records and didn’t read as much as in 2020, but here are 12ish highlights of the year: Let’s start with the second best…(first…

ornaments, stickers, and wallpaper!

Swapping out pumpkins for Christmas ornaments…top right; Skye’s ornaments, bottom right, Wes’. Bottom left food ornaments for the kitchen tree! Why didn’t I take a picture of Wil’s?! New stickers!! These are big! Four inches….I want to tile a floor with them 🤣 😉 They are cute on the car, on the laptop…or… On a…

Thanksgiving 2021

We had a sweet thanksgiving…Wil was here and Mom and Dad. Kaylen and James came over later, then we had dessert and scrabble at my parents house. Appetizers… Turkey, ham (for Dave), mashed potatoes, mom’s cranberry, my cranberry, corn casserole, green bean casserole, rolls, stuffing, pickles, pecan/chocolate pie, pumpkin pie…cranberry punch. It was all tasty!…