🔼updates⬆️

The weather is gorgeous right now…this picture was taken on our walk at the park. The former school room/now Wil’s room has gone from that to that to that to now it’s done! It looks great and ready for him to move in I’ve never wanted a record player til I saw this at Walmart!!!…

🌿🌱go green🍃🌿

Going green means a lot of different things to different people..one definition is to conserve energy, reduce pollution, and save money. For me, I see a trend in my life to be wasteful and impatient in a lot of areas. It takes time to cook from scratch…it’s easier to buy prepackaged foods. It’s easier to…

⛴Vashon Island⚓️🌿

Back in June when we went out to the Pacific North West, we were able to stay at an old family home on Vashon Island, which is across the Puget Sound from Seattle. We had an amazing time…the weather was perfect, the water was freezing, and everything just all around beautiful. The island itself is…

🌻🌼sunflowers//Dorothea Dix Park🌼🌻

Skye and I so enjoyed visiting the sunflower garden at Dorothea Dix’s Park in Raleigh. The flowers against that gorgeous blue sky… It was stunning! The bees were so busy and cute I know I’ve said it a hundred times, but, God! You are the ULTIMATE artist!! We only try to imitate Your artistry. Thank…

inspiration day at the farmers’ market 🌿🍓🌺🧡

The day started with yard work and a smoothie….if you look close you can see it’s a Canadian mason jar! Oopsies Mom! Guess this is yours 🙂 Our favorite smoothie right now is banana blueberry. A banana and a half, a cup of frozen blueberries, and a cup of water is perfect for skye and…

Retreat to the Mountains

Oh goodness!! What to even say……if you take 28 women and put them in cabins in the mountains- with gorgeous nature and good Bible teaching….throw in some games, treats, jokes, and shopping….it all added up to be a magical weekend. Thank You, Lord, for this refreshment and a renewed love for Your Word and for…

what’s red, green, and plaid all over?

A Canadian girl who refuses to grow up What’s yellow, layered, with deer socks on? A Canadian girl who grew up on J.Crew catalogues and hours at a thrift store What’s shiny and red and looks like a kindergarten accessory? Clogs on my wishlist What’s Converse and Sperry and tied up with bows? Our footwear…

💕things I love❤️

Trader Joe’s $1 greeting cards Nature walks Patchwork Healthy-ish new recipes Fake plants in pretty pots Sadie. She’s irresistible even to a poodle critic Rainbow carrots Grandparents My old flea market globe light This painting that unexpectedly turned into a city skyline Fresh air and water Impromptu concerts Family pictures with a white tree Family…